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My dog has been eating grass and vommiting, as well as not…

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Hi Pearl, my dog...

Hi Pearl, my dog has been eating grass and vommiting, as well as not eating or drinking. She is a little over 1 year old lab and is normally pretty energetic. She has been lathargic and sick acting the last two days. When she walks, she is constantly stretching her himd legs.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. This sounds like it might be serious. I'll let the Veterinarian know what's going on ASAP. Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about your dog?

Thanks. She had roundworms and was treated on wednesday with a wettable powder that lasted 3 days. It is gone, and i dont see any worms in her stool.

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Hello, I'm Dr. Luke and I would be happy to help you with your question. I am so sorry about your pet. I have over 19 years of experience as a veterinarian and I'd like to help. Are you available to discuss this situation online at this time? (if you get a phone call prompt from the system, please disregard as I am unable to do a phone call at this time).
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How many times has she vomited?

Is she eating ok?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
i can online. She is not eating at all and is drinking very little water. She was eating grass out of the yard and throwing it up. That started yesterday. She threw up 5-6 times yesterday and not at all today.
Dog Veterinarian: Veterinarian101, Dog Veterinarian replied 1 month ago

Has she pooped recently?

What is the wettable powder you used?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
she just went a few hours ago. And the wettable powder was what my vet gave me to use. It did not have a name on the bag
Dog Veterinarian: Veterinarian101, Dog Veterinarian replied 1 month ago

How lethargic is she? Will she get up and walk and play and the sleep or not moving at all?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Very, hardly responsive compared to usual. And will walk but not playful at all.
Dog Veterinarian: Veterinarian101, Dog Veterinarian replied 1 month ago

Ok.

I am concerned that she is either dehydrated or very painful. This maybe a reaction to the medication or it could be something else more serious. It is not possible for you to rehydrate such an unwell dog at home or provide any safe pain relieif that you will have at home.

I really think you need to get her to your vet. If they are not open I recommend visiting your ER vet.

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Dog Veterinarian: Veterinarian101, Dog Veterinarian replied 1 month ago

How is your dog?

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