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Hi

Dr. Paul Brazzell here

Give me a minute to look at those pictures

Paul

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Thanks

Okay didnt take long

When dogs vomit they create a lot of pressure within the stomach

This pressure causes some of the little blood vessels to burst

This is quite common and nothing to be worried about

My concern is what caused the vomiting- any ideas?

Paul

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Not sure really. We just got home.
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
20 min after we got home he vomited. He has been chewing on a little wood out side.

Okay

Dont feed tomight

Water is fine

Give Zantac at 1.0 mg/kg tonight and tomorrow AM

Update me later tonight

Okay?

Paul

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Ty.

Very welcome

I will look for your update tonight

And you can rate me now- I will leave this link open for you?

Paul

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Done
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Don’t have Zantac. Have Prilosec
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
That work?

Sorry

Missed last note

Yes that is fine

1.0 mg/kg once daily

Paul

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Thanks for your help.
Rocco was given the Prilosec. We fed him a little prescription diet ID or DI. He started having diarrhea. Yesterday. This morning we found blood in the stool. Last night to help the little guy out we gave him an Imodium 2mg

Good call on the Imodium

I would add 2 tablespoons of pumpkin to each meal for next few days

Paul

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Nothing to worry about with the blood in the stool?

That is acute colitis

The pumpkin will deal with it

Paul

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Ok thanks.

Very welcome

Paul

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Hi,

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

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