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Do you know if she ate any of the dove?
Is she defecating normally that you've noticed?
Is her belly hard to the touch, or soft?
Great. Thanks for the additional information. I really appreciate it.
So my concern is that if she ate the dove, there could be a blockage forming in her digestive tract. This happens when a dog eats something too big or bulky that gets caught up in the loops of the intestine and causes the whole system to grind to a halt. If left untreated, this is often fatal.
If this were me...I'd keep an eye on her tonight, and then tomorrow morning give your vet a call and have them take an x-ray of her belly and see if there's bones, etc there.
If there are...they may want to keep her for a few hours and do a barium study..where they have her swallow a special liquid to monitor the progression of the blockage. If it seems to be moving, they may just give her IV fluids to help hydrate the stool, but if it's not, they may need to go in and surgically remove the blockage.
I hope this helps.