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My dog had diarrhea and puked all day. Now her fur is cold

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My dog had diarrhea and puked all day. Now her fur is cold when I pet her. She had an appt at 8:30 tomorrow morning, but do I need to take her in now? Thank you
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Amanda replied 1 year ago.

Hi,

My name is***** and I am sorry to hear that Bailey is sick. Is she still vomiting? Is she still having diarrhea? Is there blood in the diarrhea?
I would consider taking her to the animal emergency room this evening if you see the following things- continued vomiting even if you are withholding food and water, blood in diarrhea, or a distended abdomen.

If she is no longer vomiting, I would offer small (1/2 cup) amounts of water once every 30 minutes throughout the evening. In the morning I would feed her some bland food such as boiled rice and chicken.

Good luck to you and Bailey this evening.

Best regards, ***** ***** this answer helps you.

Dr. Amanda

Kansas State University,

College of Veterinary Medicine Class of 2001

Expert:  Dr. Amanda replied 1 year ago.

Hi, How is Bailey this evening? Any more vomiting or diarrhea?

Do you have any more questions for me?

Also, if you would consider rating my answer, I would greatly appreciate it.

Best regards,

Dr. Amanda

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Took her to the vet this morning and she has bacteria in her intestine. She is doing better.
Thank you,
Amy
Expert:  Dr. Amanda replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for the update. I am glad she is feeling better. Dr. A

Expert:  Dr. Amanda replied 1 year ago.

Hi, I hope Bailey is continuing to recover well. I am hoping you will consider rating our conversation, I would greatly appreciate it.

Best, ***** *****

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