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8 lb yorkie has black pasty stool and won't eat. Thumper.

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8 lb yorkie has...

8 lb yorkie has black pasty stool and won't eat.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?

Thumper

Veterinarian's Assistant: How old is Thumper?

Thumper is 11 years old

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Thumper?

No, he's been healthy

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today.

How long has he been showing signs?

Any retching, gagging, lip licking, drooling, or vomiting?

Are his gums pink or white/pale? Moist or sticky?

If you press on his belly, any tensing, tenderness, discomfort, or pain?

Could he have eaten anything harmful (ie bones, dirt, plants, chemicals, human meds, etc)?

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