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Female 5yr old Shitzu, looks like she's trying to throw

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Female 5yr old Shitzu...

Female 5yr old Shitzu, looks like she's trying to throw up...keeps licking her mouth and not herself.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did the Shih Tzu eat anything unusual?

No, as a matter of fact, she's only eaten a small amt of food all day.

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. The Expert will know what to do. What is the Shih Tzu's name?

Bailey

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

She's very tiny and really hasn't had any major medical issues ever.

Submitted: 25 days ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Drhollowayvet,
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Hello my name is***** but you can call me Dr. H, and I am a licensed veterinarian. I have been practicing for the past 6+ years and can offer my help with your pet concerns. Please give me one moment to type up my response and I will be right with you.

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Customer reply replied 25 days ago
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Dog Veterinarian: Drhollowayvet,
 replied 25 days ago

I understand your pet Bailey is licking her mouth and maybe hacking as if she has to vomit. Poor girl. It does sound like she may have an upset stomach.

1) Has she had anything unusual or out of the norm to eat recently?

2) Does she seem to have low energy level as well?

3) What does she normally eat? Any people food?

- Dr. H

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 replied 22 days ago
Hi,

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

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