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Hello...

I need help with my 8 month old beagle mix. He is vomiting slimy white foam(in the beginning) and water and has not eaten anything these past 3 days. I would normally take him to a vet near us but that clinic has closed its business and we can't afford to go into the city vets where they cost more and plus we don't have a car....

So this is my little dog's condition these past few days...

Earlier that week: He got outside our gate a few times. We don't really allow him to go out since we have a fairly large backyard and two other dogs for him to play with. I guess that's the only change in his routine. He has a mild case of ticks and dandruff that his vet is treating until the clinic closed.

Day 1 (Thursday): Woke me up as usual from my bed, still very lively. Before I go to work he does seem a little less energetic but he still joined me outside of our house until our gate. During lunch at work, my mom texted me that he didn't eat his lunch and vomited yellow stuff out. When I got home he didn't greet me with his usual howling, just his tail wagging. My mom said he slept all day and didn't stand up until I got home.

Day 2 (Friday): He is still weak. He didn't wake me up this morning because he can't climb the stairs anymore. He is still not eating but he is drinking. When I got home from work, he just looked at me while slightly wagging his tail. I fed him water through a cotton that day. Every time he drinks, he would just throw that up. He peed at night though.

Day 3 (Saturday): He sort of improved. I was at the house all day so I watched him all day. My friend who breeds animals told me to add sugar to his water. So I did that. He is now waking around the house. Although he is still not eating and vomits the water he is drinking. I bought a syringe to feed him water and chicken broth (He also vomited that out). I found soil, or soil-like things on his teeth and I cleaned that out. When I left him sleeping and got up to my room t research about his illness when I smelled something between a cross of a fish market and a dump site. When I went down to check it out I found my dog in the kitchen near a puddle of dark brown liquid poo with a little mushy something. My room and the kitchen are in opposite ends of the house and my room is on the second floor so you can imagine the smell. When I was cleaning it out, I notice there is soil or soil like things in the poo.

Day 4 (Sunday - Today): When I woke up I saw slimy stuff on the stairs and my mom told me that he slept upstairs in the hallway (its his usual sleeping area). He is fine in the morning but deflated this afternoon (I think because of the heat). I tried to feed him with chicken broth for lunch but he just vomited even before I was finished feeding him. The only thing that stays in his stomach is the sugar water that my friend suggested.

He also has a slight discharge on his right eye...I'm afraid he will get dehydrated.

My other dogs was taken by my aunt temporarily just in case this is contagious.

Your help will be very much appreciated.
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Sorry if this i vary detailed and slightly a chore to read. Every detail counts I guess.
 

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You really need to have him seen by a vet. It could be anything going on and until the underlying cause if figured out, and properly treated, no home treatment is liable to help.
 

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After four days without improvement your dog is getting critical without eating and if is not taking water needs IV fluids. Get to a vet ASAP unless you want to loose your puppy. He has little chance of recovery if he is dehydrated and malnourished.

Sorry, but of that was a kid would you say "a doctor is too much"?

A day or two of a bug is one thing...going on day four and no signs of improvement is serious.
 

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Sounds like there maybe blockage. When he got out he may have eaten something that he cannot pass. Get to a vet now.
 

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As a person that has always struggled with funds I understand being tight on money, but when you bring a dog into your home you need to understand that even if money is tight if the dog gets sick, it's your responsibility to make it work. I don't want to lecture you, but four days without eating alone is enough to be alarming to me. Paired with all of his symptoms, he needs to be seen immediately or else you're going to have a dead dog on your hands.

Is he caught up on his shots and boosters? Did he have access to garbage recently? (Chicken bones being a particular concern) Do you have any rat bug or mice poison around your house or yard? Any plants that he may have eaten around your yard that could have been poisonous? Are your other dogs showing signs of any sickness?

Please call your friends and family and ask for help if you really can't afford it, because this dog needs immediate help. I pray your dog makes it, and if he does please either figure out a plan to pay for future vet visits, or give your dog to someone who can provide him what he needs.
 

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He has a mild case of ticks and dandruff that his vet is treating until the clinic closed.

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What is a mild case of ticks? Paralysis? This is very dangerous he needs a vet today! If its been longer than 2 days that he has had ticks , Im afraid you will loose your dog.
 

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Update: My vet I mentioned earlier came into our house and put him in an IV and given him something for nausea. Today I called for a day off from work to observe him. He didn't vomit since yesterday and took off the IV since he started drinking and he is on a liquid diet today. He's slowly becoming himself now. We borrowed a car and scheduled an appointment with a vet on Thursday to run some test. :)

Ohhh...and the ticks are those insect thingys. They are gone now though since he hasn't been outside for days....
 
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