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my 14 lb dog just...
my 14 lb dog just ate a palm size cookie that was chocolate chip and m&m. do i need to induce vomiting or just keep an eye on him?
Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Dog
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10/6/2017
Dog Specialist: Scott Perry, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago
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Hello. My name is***** and I am a veterinarian that can answer your question. I understand your dog ate a small cookie containing chocolate chips and m&m's. Have you observed any signs of nausea such as drooling or vomiting?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
no it just happened 10 mins ago
Dog Specialist: Scott Perry, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

Thank you for that information. Assuming there are no more than 5 chocolate chips and m&m's, I calculated the amount of ounces of milk chocolate he was exposed to being less than 1 oz. This dose of chocolate will not cause any toxic effects except for maybe upset stomach. You can give Pepcid to help reduce nausea, but no other problems are expected. Monitoring is best in this situation.

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Dog Specialist: Scott Perry, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

Please let me know if you have any other questions. I am here to help. If you have no other questions, I would appreciate a positive review. You may leave up to 5 stars when ready. Your review helps connect Experts with other customers, so your input is highly appreciated.

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Dog Specialist: Scott Perry, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

Just checking in. How is your dog doing?

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