Q. We have a medium sized dog that his belly has swolen five to eight times nomal size. If you touch it it's like filled with water but, he don't flinch

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A. Your dog needs to see a veterinarian ASAP. Given his age, I would be suspicious of a splenic mass. If that is indeed the case, if the spleen ruptures, it can be fatal. There are of course other causes of ascites (fluid in the abdomen) such as heart disease, but regardless your dog needs medical attention.

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