Q. My basset hound is not eatiing or drinking and seems very restless

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A. This could be a gastrointestinal upset that is causing him nausea. Monitor him for diarrhea and vomiting in the next 12 hours, then try giving him boiled chicken and rice for a couple days if it takes it.

If he still doesn't show interest in food, take him to the vet as it could also be a foreign body in the stomach or some other internal disease.

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