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My dog ate one gold coin chocolate. Duke 10 weeks. He seems…

My dog ate one...

My dog ate one gold coin chocolate

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

Duke 10 weeks

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

He seems fine and happy

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How much does Duke weigh? Did he just eat it? Those are milk chocolate right?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
12ilbs ate it 15 min ago yes milk

Thank you. That is not enough chocolate to cause chocolate toxicity. It is a new food so you could see some gastrointestinal upset. That can include vomiting, diarrhea, an lack of appetite.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
thank you

If that happens, put him on a bland diet of plain cooked chicken and rice. That is easier to digest than dog food.

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1/4 of a 10 mg Pepcid Ac tablet can be given every 12 hours for nausea.

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Pedialyte can be given with a syringe or eye dropper to help prevent dehydration.

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If he is not eating you can rub honey on his gums to help keep his blood sugar up.

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But hopefully he will not have any symptoms at all. I hope that helps. If you have any other question let me know.

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