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We have a 9 year old yorkiepoo and she hasnt eaten in 2

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We have a 9 year old yorkiepoo and she hasnt eaten in 2 days. we discovered on Friday that she has threw up a couple of times. also on Friday we discovered that she had ingested some stuffing from a toy. so thats why we figured she had thrown up. she has been drinking and going to the bathroom but not eating any food except for a small treat. she isnt her jumping happy self. she has difficulty getting up on her usual perches too.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. This sounds like it might be serious. I'll let the Veterinarian know what's going on ASAP. Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the dog?

She hasnt thrown up since Friday. several years ago this happened and our vet said that she needed to get this out of her system and once she did she was back to her usual self.

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Hello and thank you for using this site to help you. Because you know she ate the stuffing from a toy , I would be suspicious of an intestinal blockage from the stuffing. This would show sudden lack of appetite, vomiting , diarrhea or change in bowel habits and lethargy.

At this time it is recommended that you see a vet for an x ray to be certain.

Here is more on intestinal obstruction. Symptoms and treatments.

http://www.petplace.com/dogs/gastric-stomach-foreign-body-in- dogs/page1.aspx

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