• My chihuahua ate some raw shea butter. I'm not sure how much but it was enough to make her sick. She was acting fine and playful the night she ate it. It wasn't until this morning when she threw up and has been acting a little sick. I'm not sure what to do. I don't want to bring her into the vet unnecessarily if there's something i can do from home. But I don't know if it's toxic.

    Hi Breanna,
    I recommend that you take the pet in as soon as possible. The vomiting you are describing is concerning as the fats in the product could lead to pancreatitis or other severe GI disease. Your vet can talk to you further about this and the treatment your pet needs after they have examined your pet.

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