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Q. He ate grass yesterday morning. He is drinking a lot more water than usual and vomits all the water he just drank almost immediately after.

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A. Limit the amount of water he drinks, otherwise he will keep vomiting.

Starve him for the next 8-12 hours, then feed him with bland diet (boiled chicken and rice) in smaller portion every 3-4 hours.

If he does not improve in the next 24 hours I would suggest to take him to your veterinarian for a check up and appropriate treatment. If you want to discuss it further please request a consult.

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A. ....starve him for the next 12hours and then feed him with a bland diet based on chicken and rice (boiled) given in smaller portions every 3-4 hours. If the signs persist after 24 hours I would suggest to take him to your veterinarian or discuss the problem further by requesting a consultation .

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A. Withhold food for 12-24 hours. Allow only small amounts of water or unflavored PediaLyte. Resume feeding a bland diet (1:1 ratio of plain boiled boneless chicken and plain white rice). Feed in small, frequent amounts waiting at least one hour between feedings. If the vomiting stops, transition slowly to the regular diet. If not, see your veterinarian.

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A. I would suggest to limit the amount of water he is having, otherwise he will vomit over and over again.

Whatever is the underlying cause(gastroenteritis diet related or infective, foreign body ingestion, and many others) a good first line approach would e to starve h

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