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Dr. Gary, Dog Veterinarian
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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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He ate a bowl of bean chili. What can we give him. No gas or

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He ate a bowl of white bean chili. What can we give him. No gas or symptoms yet, but just ingested 30 min ago
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. The veterinarian will know if the dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Banjo and he's a 4 year old labradoodle
JA: Is there anything else important you think the veterinarian should know about Banjo?
Customer: No
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Kelly Hill replied 9 months ago.

Hi this is Dr. Hill. Please give me a moment to type my full response. thank you

Expert:  Kelly Hill replied 9 months ago.

So fortunately, the chili may cause some intestinal discomfort and diarrhea, but it would be very unlikely to cause major issues like pancreatitis (inflammation of the pancreas). Has Banjo had any gastrointestinal issues in the past or is he on any medications.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
He had a bout of pancreatitis 4 mos ago
Expert:  Kelly Hill replied 9 months ago.

I apologize, I have three girls getting ready for bed and it is very rowdy. If you like, I can opt out and see if another expert can accept a phone call.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
No thank you. I really need quick response. Calling a friend.