Q. I'm worried my dog may have eaten something sharp because the inside of her mouth is bleeding ( I think) Is there anything else I should look for?

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A. Vomiting, lethargy, loss of appetite, abdominal pain, pale gums, bloody or dark, tarry stool. Since your dog is a "senior" pet, you should schedule an exam with your veterinarian. The bleeding may be due to a bad tooth or teeth. A complete physical exam including a dental exam may diagnose periodontal disease.

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