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Pup just ate a chicken carcass!

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Littleredhouse Sun 22-Jan-17 19:13:50

Help, my 8 month old Cockapoo managed to grab a roast chicken carcass from the side while we were out of the room. From what I can see, he's devoured a whole leg and maybe some smaller bones from the body. I was only out of the room 20 minutes and came back to find the carcass and remaining leg in the floor.

I know cooked chicken bones are about the worst for dogs. What can I do? Is it just a case of watching him over the next day or two and seeing whether he passes them? If he's ground them up, which I hope, I might not see anything though.

ArriettyClock1 Sun 22-Jan-17 19:17:39

I would just watch and hope!

If anything's got stuck you'll know pretty quickly. <bitter experience>

CouldHaveNotCouldOf Sun 22-Jan-17 19:22:36

The same thing happened to someone else on here the other week and their dog was fine so fingers crossed.

Littleredhouse Sun 22-Jan-17 19:30:59

Thanks, I'll keep an eye on him and pray. Will be on tenterhooks for the next few days!

ArriettyClock1 Sun 22-Jan-17 19:33:44

My experience with my dog that had a bone stuck (thanks mum), was that she ate but then was violently, noisily sick.

Fingers crossed for you! More likely than not, that it will all just pass through.

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