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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

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What seems to be the problem with the dog?

She eats grass

Veterinarian's Assistant: Where does the dog seem to hurt?

She eats grass and do not want to eat her food

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. No obvious pain. What is the dog's name and age?

No pan her name is ***** ***** she is 7yrs old

Veterinarian's Assistant: How old is Sugarbear?

Seven yrs

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: DocPaul, Veterinarian replied 3 months ago
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Hi there

Dr. Paul Brazzell here

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

Paul

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
she is not vomiting are any of the other things except eat grass
Dog Veterinarian: DocPaul, Veterinarian replied 3 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

Okay?

Paul

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Dog Veterinarian: DocPaul, Veterinarian replied 3 months ago

Still there

More questions? :)

Paul

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