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Offline Lacey

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« on: January 24, 2009, 07:50:03 am »
Okay, so my Ozzy is acting 'just fine', but he occasionaly get's a very sensitive tummy (barfs up spit on the carpet) ... can I give him a tums???
Lacey ... caregiver to:

Fable ~ 8 yeard old husky mix female
Minerva ~ 2 year old rat terrier female
Ozzy ~ baby Australian mixed with 'something big' male

Offline Amy (guffer)

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Re: Tums???
« Reply #1 on: January 24, 2009, 04:41:48 pm »
actually, a tsp (teaspoon) is 5ml and a tbsp (tablespoon) is 15ml.  I've never given the pups pepto, though, so I have no idea which dose is correct.

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Re: Tums???
« Reply #2 on: January 24, 2009, 05:14:03 pm »
Hmmm........I know of someone who gives her dog tums.  But for the life of me I can't remember who that is..........lo lol.

I was recommended pepto for Keiko when she was really sick a number of years ago.  Tried it about 4 or 5 different times but she threw it back up each time. Was better w/o it...........l ol.  We were both pretty pink by the end.  i think it was either a tbsp or tsp for her, at 55 lbs.