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Spayed bichon - (6kg) has eaten milka chocolate - 65gms we

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Spayed bichon - (6kg) has eaten milka chocolate - 65gms we think! Help!
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Drew replied 3 years ago.

Dr. Drew :

Hello, thanks for your question today! I am Dr. Drew, and I am a licensed veterinarian. I'll be happy to help you in any way I can.

Dr. Drew :

How long ago did Gracie eat the chocolate?

Dr. Drew :

Based on her weight, and the amount ingested, it is likely that there may be some digestive upset, possibly causing vomiting and/or diarrhea.

Dr. Drew :

Life-threatening effects would not be expected based on 65g of milk chocolate in a 6kg dog.

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Gracie ate the chocolate about half an hour ago and appears well and breathing normal

Expert:  Dr. Drew replied 3 years ago.
ok, thanks for the reply. I'm not sure if you were able to read the information I provided above, regarding digestive irritation, but no serious effects are likely.
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