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Q. My 4 months old pet ate mutton leg soup yesterday at lunc. Yesterday evening onwards he stopped eating and today 3o'clock onwards he started vomiting.

Answered By
DR. CHRISTIE LONG, D.V.M., C.V.A.

A. You didn't say whether this is a cat or a dog, but either way this is concerning. It sounds like your pet has gastroenteritis (inflammation of the stomach and/or intestines) or possibly pancreatitis (inflammation of the pancreas) from eating the mutton soup, which may have been quite high in fat content. If he's been vomiting for 24 hours now he needs veterinary care, so take him in to see your vet right away.


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