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JRT woolfed down stolen chicken wing

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Acacia123 Sat 20-Jul-19 17:51:06

....this morning. She swallowed it whole in about 10 seconds when she saw me leap into action to take it off her. She didnt seem to crunch the bones at all. Advice on the internet seems to be watch and wait...look for lethargy, discomfort, vomiting etc. I'm so worried, how likely is it that it will cause a blockage?

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FairfaxAikman Sat 20-Jul-19 17:53:05

Cooked or uncooked? I'd be a lot more worried about cooked

Acacia123 Sat 20-Jul-19 17:57:41

Cooked :-(

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FairfaxAikman Sat 20-Jul-19 18:14:44

Always best to call a qualified vet for advice. If need be they can make a dog sick

Acacia123 Sat 20-Jul-19 18:22:46

Yes, you are absolutely right. She has just eaten a good dinner which I hope is a positive sign.

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CrotchetyQuaver Sat 20-Jul-19 18:27:35

Hopefully she has guts of iron that will make light work of that, the naughty girl. It's the sort of thing our terrier would do too. His poohs can be quite interesting sometimes

villainousbroodmare Sat 20-Jul-19 22:49:15

Very unlikely. A dog's digestive system is generally well capable of dealing with the bones of a five-week-old chicken.

Acacia123 Sun 21-Jul-19 10:12:07

Thank you all for the replies. Advice was to watch and seems fine, good appetite, energetic and poos normal, so feeling a little calmer now.

(Young)teen son had sleepover in the lounge, one of his friends brought chicken wings for midnight feast (odd choice if you ask me, choc and cake would have been my go-to). I opened the lounge door in the morning to wake them and let the dog in to help with the job.... and the rest you know!

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