Regurgitation

Megaesophagus in Dogs: Jake Is In Pain After Eating

Megaesophagus in Dogs: Jake Is In Pain After Eating

Jake was a happy, healthy boy. But then, after a meal, he was apparently in distress and pain. After he ate, Jake was pacing around, crying, looking miserable, repeatedly asking to go outside. Because Jake is a big boy, bloat was the first main concern. Even though Jake wasn’t trying to vomit, all other signs looked very scary. Bloat is…

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Regurgitation in Dogs: Is It Different from Vomiting?

Regurgitation in Dogs: Is It Different from Vomiting?

Regurgitation is not vomiting. What is the difference between the two and why does it matter? Vomiting is the forceful expulsion of stomach contents. A dog will be nauseous—they might drool or lick their lips right before they throw up. You will typically see dogs heaving as they vomit. Regurgitation refers to a more passive process and involves the expulsion…

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