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Q. German Shepard puppy swallowed rock this am. 4 hours later had bowel movement with tiny bit blood almost not visible. What should I monitor??

Answered By
KATIE SHANNON

A. Please keep a close eye on him. It is possible that the rock (depending on size) will naturally pass. If he continues to eat, drink, go to the bathroom and act normal-all good signs. If he begins to have difficulty going to the bathroom, vomit or diarrhea, quits eating or drinking, change in behavior, abdominal pain please consult with a vet. If the rock becomes obstructed he may require surgery to remove it. I hope natural works its magic and hes back to normal.


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