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Dec
27
2018

Dog Vomiting Problem

by whiskerDocs Veterinary Team

Is your dog vomiting?  It could be a sign of a serious problem.

Dogs can vomit for a variety of reasons. from relatively mild issues to much more serious ones.  If your dog has been vomiting continuously, retching without vomiting, is unable to keep down water, and/or has been vomiting for more than 24 hours - you should take your dog to the ER now.  Otherwise, read on for more information for your dog vomiting problem.

There are many possible causes of vomiting in dogs, including:

  • Illness
  • Ingestion of a foreign body, such as eating toys or garbage
  • Ingestion of a poison or toxin
  • Feeding your dog the wrong kinds of food
  • Constipation
  • Body temperature issues, such as heat stroke

It can be very difficult for a pet parent to figure out if their dog vomiting problem is serious or not.  The whiskerDocs team of veterinary experts can help you determine the next step with your dog.  whiskerDocs has a team available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, every day of the year to answer your pet problems.  

For $4.99, you can send a message to our expert veterinary team and get a guaranteed response within 4 hours (most responses are within 1 hour).

 

 

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