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Q. Molly is 14+ she will gag like something is in her throat, she has ate very little in the last 4 days, she will drink water.

Answered By
JESSICA L DESROSIERS

A. Correction: It is possible illness or injury is causing the symptoms you are seeing, such as a problem with the lungs, throat, or heart and not eating much in a senior dog can become a big problem very quickly. It is best to schedule a health check with your local vet to check for any illness or injury causing her symptoms. In the meantime, enticing her to eat with warmed up wet food, adding in a canine gravy supplement or by adding a little boiled chicken and rice to her meals may help perk her up a little and get enough food in until she can be seen.

Answered By
JESSICA L DESROSIERS

A. It is possible illness or injury is causing the symptoms you are seeing, such as a problem with the lungs, throat, or heart and not eating much in a senior cat can become a big problem very quickly. It is best to schedule a health check with your local vet to check for any illness or injury causing her symptoms. In the meantime, enticing her to eat with warmed up wet food or by adding a little boiled chicken to her meals may help perk her up a little and get enough food in until she can be seen.


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