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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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How to Treat castor oil poising in small dogs? Our miniature

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How to Treat castor oil poising in small dogs?
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What is wrong with the dog?
Customer: Our miniature pincher got into a small amount of castor oil bean balls.
JA: Where does the dog seem to hurt?
Customer: she has been throwing up drinking a lot. she had the runs but not bloody
JA: Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did the dog eat anything unusual?
Customer: It's made a mess but that's no different when my kids were small. My miniature pincher started getting sick within about 10-12 hours
JA: What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Bandit and Pepper
JA: How old is Bandit?
Customer: bandit is miniature pincher she is 8 and pepper is half miniature pincher and half jack russel
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about russel?
Customer: she is 12 and just came down with the same symptoms late last night
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 9 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today.

How long ago did she get into these?

Can she keep water down?

Are her gums pink or pale/white? Moist or sticky?

If you press on her belly, any discomfort, tenderness, or tensing?