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My 2 small dogs ate matches

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My 2 small dogs ate matches
Submitted: 8 years ago.Category: Dog
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Dear friend,

I am sorry your babies scared you.

There is nothing toxic in the matches themselves.So it is NOT necessary to have the throw up.There is only a very small amount of phosphorus on each match head.

Just keep an eye on the that they are eating and passing stools so they do not get a blockage in their intestines if they ate a lot of the matches paper

 

Otherwise just treat them normally and they should be just fine.

 

Warmest best wishes,

Terri

 

 

 



Edited by Terri Riba on 6/19/2010 at 1:04 PM EST
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