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My 12yr old male dog has started to vomit or up foamy

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My 12yr old male...

My 12yr old male dog has started to vomit or spit up white foamy substance that smell awful usually he starts coughing then spits up the foamy stuff

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did the dog eat anything unusual?

Only had a bone with some meat still on it other wise he has dry Bentiful org. for small dogs only

Veterinarian's Assistant: What is the dog's name and age?

Charlie is 12yrs old

Veterinarian's Assistant: How old is Charlie?

He is 12

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Charlie?

No he is usually a active happy guy

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Hello. Thanks for writing in. My name is***** and I would be happy to help you. I AM NOT SET UP TO MAKE PHONE CALLS AND DO NOT SEND THE REQUESTS, BUT I WOULD BE HAPPY TO ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS YOU HAVE ONLINE. In order to give an informative and concise answer, it may take a few minutes before I respond back to you, so don't be alarmed if you don't hear back immediately. If you have not responded back in 10 minutes, it may be a longer before I can get back to you. I do have a couple more questions, though, to see if I can better assess your situation.

What kind of bone did he have?

How long ago did he have that bone?

How often has he vomited?

How is his appetite?

What color are his gums?

If you press into his abdomen from both sides at the same time, is he painful or uncomfortable?

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