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DocPaul, Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
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Experience:  20+ yrs exp. Emerg, Int Med, Ultrasound, Gen Practice.
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How do you know your dog has a tummyache and how do you fix

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how do you know your dog has a tummyache and how do you fix it
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What seems to be the problem with the dog?
Customer: she eats grass
JA: Where does the dog seem to hurt?
Customer: she eats grass and do not want to eat her food
JA: OK. No obvious pain. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: no pan her name is ***** ***** she is 7yrs old
JA: How old is Sugarbear?
Customer: seven yrs
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Sugarbear?
Customer: no
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  DocPaul replied 7 months ago.

Hi there

Dr. Paul Brazzell here

I look for vomiting, inappetance, hunched back, praying position and yes eating grass


Customer: replied 7 months ago.
she is not vomiting are any of the other things except eat grass
Expert:  DocPaul replied 7 months ago.

Okay good

Likely just acute gastritis

Lets give Zantac at 1.0 mg/kg three times daily for two days

That should settle the stomach



Expert:  DocPaul replied 7 months ago.

Still there

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