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An emergency trip is warranted. The toxic dose is variable depending on the type of chocolate, but this is a severe toxic potential whether it be milk chocolate, dark chocolate, bakers chocolate, semi-sweet, or cocoa powder. Signs won't be immediate. You want to try to get him decontaminated before signs develop and then monitored. Get him in on emergency, they can induce vomiting and administer activated charcoal and start IV fluids and monitoring. I would not suggest inducing vomiting at home if you have access to emergency care as you'd indicated, especially with an english bulldog. They have an elevated risk for aspirating. Get him in on emergency so everything may be done under supervision of a veterinarian.
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