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Q. I have a chihuahua she keeps vomiting I took her to vet but they say her blood test came back normal any suggestions

Answered By
DR. MASSIMO ORIOLES, DVM, MRCVS

A. More investigations are required to understand the underlying cause of vomiting.x Rays and andominal ultrasound may be needed. Allergy can be one of them but severe gatroenteritis, pancreatitis, gastrointestinal obstructions are all possible causes. I would recommend to take her back to your veterinarian to have more investigations performed.

Answered By
DAVID ELBEZE, DVM, MRCVS

A. There might be something in her food that she is allergic to. try a good quality grain free dry food (e.g. Orijen, Accana, Evolve), transition to the new food gradually over a period of 10 days (every day put a little more from the new food and a little less from the old food). keep her o the food for 2 months to decide if it helps or not.

If she keeps on vomiting - an allergy test and an xray should be performed.


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