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Hi, i`m Richard, a Veterinarian from the UK. Hopefully I can help today.
Giving food grade mineral oil can be very effective for constipation. If you can give me some idea of your dogs size, I can recommend a suitable dose.
Has he been passing any feces at all? Is he straining to go?
I would start with a dose of 3ml mineral oil twice daily to see if that helps. You can safely increase to 5ml twice daily if that is having little effect. How is his appetite?
If he has shown no signs of vomiting so far, I would try the mineral oil for a few days initially and see if that helps.