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Last night I found my dog chewing what looked like a
Last night I found my dog chewing what looked like a previously chewed piece of gum - he didn't swallow any of it and I think he was only chewing on it for a minute or two at the most. Likely it was a… read more
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My dog ate almost an entire pack of Orbit Sweet Mint Gum--he is a norwegian elkhound shepherd mix--he is 7 years old and weights apporx 56 pounds … read more
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66lb lab ate 3 pieces of Extra sugarless gum. Is that
66lb lab ate 3 pieces of Extra sugarless gum. Is that dangerous … read more
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My dog may have gotten into gum, but I am not sure. The
My dog may have gotten into gum, but I am not sure. The pieces of gum were still in the wrapping paper when I caught her. Her breath doesn't smell like the flavor of gum and she isn't acting any stran… read more
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Dog ate orbit gum. It was already throughly chewed (i had
Dog ate orbit gum. It was already throughly chewed (i had chewed it maybe 2 hours or more). Shes not showing signs. But she's about 11 pounds. I tried to give hee hydrogen peroxide but I dont think i … read more
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30 pound, 14 week old puppy had a piece of used Orbit mint
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He ate at least half a pack of gum that contains xylitol,
He ate at least half a pack of gum that contains xylitol … read more
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My 110 lb lab ate somewhere from 4 to 7 pieces odd
My 110 lb lab ate somewhere from 4 to 7 pieces odd strawberry mint orbit gum. I know the sweetener can be toxic to dogs. He ate them about an hour ago but so far seems ok. … read more
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My tea cup poodle ate a few pieces of Orbit Sugarless peppermint gum. … read more
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Found a chewed up pack of orbit gum when I came home today,
Found a chewed up pack of orbit gum when I came home today, have no idea if the package was just chewed up or also the gum. Dog weighs around 5-10 pounds and the occurrence happens 7 hours ago. Dog is… read more
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One of my dogs (German shepherd) or Laso Apso terrier mix
One of my dogs (German shepherd) or Laso Apso terrier mix are some orbit chewing gum. Don't know how long ago. We have been ho … read more
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My Boston terrier ate some orbit gum...what should I do?
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My shih-tzu got a hold of already chewed gum ....barely one
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My dog may have swallowed one piece of chewing gum. The dog
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Hi. It appears one of my dogs ate some old chewed sugarless
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