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Diarrhea without a fever often improves after a day of fasting. The dog should be given highly diluted tea with a pinch of salt - without sugar, possibly with 1 sweetener tablet. In animal supplies there are also "RETO" tablets from Trixie against diarrhea.
Constipation can often be resolved with raw liver or a few teaspoons of sweet canned milk. In the case of hardening of bone parts in the rectum, however, usually only a professional enema helps.
Vomiting is not an independent disease. One-time vomiting can be triggered by eating too quickly, food that is too cold or by ingesting foreign bodies. Occasional vomiting is of little concern in the dog. If vomiting is constant, a veterinarian must be consulted.
Insect bites , mainly caused by snapping at wasps and bees, can quickly lead to significant swelling of the head or, even worse, the throat. A veterinarian should be consulted as quickly as possible.
Skin injuries must be carefully inspected. Superficial abrasions can be treated with home remedies. In any case, cut off the hair around the wound so that it does not stick with wound secretion. Otherwise it leads to suppuration. At this point at the latest, a veterinarian should be consulted.
Sham pregnancy occurs about eight weeks after heat in some bitches. They are restless, "mother" objects, eat poorly and occasionally vomit. The teats swell, milk is formed. A remedy often provides little food and drink with a lot of exercise and activity. The teats can be cooled several times a day with cold water so that the milk production decreases. Under no circumstances should you express the milk. If the symptoms do not subside, a veterinarian must be consulted.
Fever is a defense reaction of the body, usually to infection. The dog's nose can also be damp and cool on a sick dog. The temperature must be measured in the anus. It must not exceed 39 ° C. Then you should consult a veterinarian.