• My dog just ate the head of the a tooth brush. I am worried that it will be bad for him since it is plastic. Is it best to take him to the vet or what should be done.

    Hi Stacy,
    I recommend that you take him into see a veterinarian. The risk of complications from this will depend on a few different factors including your dog’s breed, size, weight, and overall health as well as how hard and sharp the piece of plastic is. Your vet can talk to you more about the risk of this after they have examined him. If you see any signs like vomiting, diarrhea, not wanting to eat, or lethargy, you should take him into see a veterinarian immediately. The treatment that he needs will depend on the risk of injury as well as any clinical signs that he is showing.


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