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What to do for dog that cant have bowel movement???

 
morebee7

Asked by morebee7 at 3:50 AM on Jun. 5, 2013 in Pets

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  • Depends on how long your dog has been without a bm. If it's only been a day or two, you can give 1 tablespoon of pure pureed pumpkin (NOT the pie filling). Any longer than that, definitely take them to the vet to rule out obstruction.
    CollinBayleeMom

    Answer by CollinBayleeMom at 10:09 AM on Jun. 5, 2013

  • Take him / her to the vet. Sometimes they can eat things that cause and obstruction in their intetines and it can be deadly. They will need to take an x-ray most likely.
    QuinnMae

    Answer by QuinnMae at 9:43 AM on Jun. 5, 2013

  • Call your Vet. :)
    liss05

    Answer by liss05 at 9:00 AM on Jun. 5, 2013

  • Especially if the dog is vomiting or not eating, there may be a blockage. See a vet soon because there's a chance the intestines could rupture, depending on what is in there, and the dog probably won't survive a rupture.
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 3:20 PM on Jun. 5, 2013

  • take it to the vet
    josiesmommy00

    Answer by josiesmommy00 at 3:41 PM on Jun. 5, 2013

  • Thanks ladies, she finally passed it and is feeling much better. I will remember the pumkin tip. Thanks!
    morebee7

    Comment by morebee7 (original poster) at 12:37 AM on Jun. 6, 2013

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