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My dog ate a plink he is 5 years old weighs about 13pounds.

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My dog ate a...

My dog ate a plink he is 5 years old weighs about 13pounds. I gave him milk to drink and then wheat bread dipped in olive oil. I didn't know what else to do. Please help

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. The Expert will know if your dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name?

Louie

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

No I told you what he ate and what I did

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
He is a shih tzu
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
A plink goes down the garbage disposal to freshen it
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I don't know if he split it open or just swallowed it.
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
R u still working on my question about Louie?
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
No I'll wait for DR's answer I hope it comes soon. I'm so worried about Louie.
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Is anyone working on my question about Louie?
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Dog Veterinarian: Joan, Vet Tech replied 4 months ago
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Hello,

My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 35+ years.

The good news is Plinks are nothing more than a little Lanolin and some soap.

We would not expect to see any problems beyond the digestive upset any dog can have an allergic reaction or an unsuspected reaction.

You can give Pepcid AC 10 mg and if you give me his weight I can give you a dosage. it is .25 mg per pound every 12 hours. I would not feed anymore and start a bland diet of 1 part skinless chicken breast to 3 parts white rice tomorrow.
If he has vomiting that lasts for more than 24 hours or refuses to eat tomorrow or any other problems develop I would suggest having him seen by the vet.
I hope this helps. Please hit reply if you have additional questions or concerns and I will be happy to continue.

Joan

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