Can You Give a Dog Tums for an Upset Stomach?


Dogs can have Tums for an upset stomach, although in small doses and not frequently. The liquid form of Tums is preferred as it poses less of a choking hazard.
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Go to the pet store and get a product made for a dog with an upset stomach.
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Yes, you gan do Pepto. prorate the dosage to her body weight, though.
Most dogs can have pepto-bismal at the rate of 1 teaspoon per 20 lbs. of body weight every 4-6- hours for a period of 24 hours. For more information search "OTC pet medications
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It is very unwise to a give an animal any medication meant for humans. Though sometimes veterinarians will prescribe unflavored tums for dogs, it is important to check with a veterinarian before going ahead as dogs have different reasons than humans for having upset stomachs and therefore need different treatment. Under no circumstances should flavored tums be given to an animal and the dyes and chemicals can be very harmful.
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