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HE ate half a snickers candy bar. Rockne 8 years old.

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HE ate half a...

HE ate half a snickers candy bar

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

Rockne 8 years old

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

Sensitive skin, eats special food

Submitted: 1 month ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Dan, Dog Veterinarian replied 1 month ago
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Dan, Dog Veterinarian replied 1 month ago

1) Was this a regular sized snickers bar? King size? Fun size?

2) How much does your dog weigh approximately so I can calculate the chocolate dose?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Smaller than regular size but not bite size candy bar.
It is my sons dog, approx 30 lbs.
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Dan, Dog Veterinarian replied 1 month ago

Thanks, I'll run the calculation and be back in 5-10 minutes.

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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Dan, Dog Veterinarian replied 1 month ago

I have good news for you. The amount of chocolate in this type of snickers is minimal. It will not be long-term problematic for him. It will likely cause an episode or two of vomiting and a day or two of diarrhea. But if this occurs that should be the only effects as long as he doesn't eat anymore. I hope this helps, if not please feel free to ask more questions, if it did help, please leave a rating. Dr. Dan

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