worried

Discussion in 'Pets' started by jhorsf, Jan 16, 2011.

  1. jhorsf

    jhorsf Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    May 15, 2009
    Messages:
    9,157
    Likes Received:
    8,067
    Location:
    DERBYSHIRE
    The dog on the avitar yesterday decided to eat what was left of a cooked chicken including the carcass bones and all( no she stole it from the bin) so after an afternoon at the vets and a look on the xray the vet says it should pass through starve her for 24 hrs as she is FULL.so I am now reduced to not only picking up as normal but looking for bones yuk.fingers crossed:Doh::Eeek:
     
  2. Road Runner

    Road Runner Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    Jul 26, 2007
    Messages:
    14,196
    Likes Received:
    1,459
    Location:
    Europe
    Pets who would have em:Doh::RollEyes:
     
  3. laneside

    laneside Funster

    Joined:
    Aug 14, 2009
    Messages:
    3,490
    Likes Received:
    5,288
    Location:
    Oradour sur Vayres
    Hey worry all you want but that will not make a jot of difference.

    You would be amazed at what dogs guts can cope with, its just the odd sharp bone in chicken that may cause a problem but very unlikely.

    I do not really agree with the starvation as I think it is better with summat to keep it moving through the gut.

    But either way I am betting that there will not be a problem----- so STOP WORRYING

    Cheers Alan
     
  4. Geo

    Geo Trader - Funster

    Joined:
    Jul 29, 2007
    Messages:
    9,498
    Likes Received:
    5,555
    Location:
    Mansfield,Notts
    Im sorry the chicken died
    but prehaps a proper funeral in future will prevent such happenings:Doh:
    The mut will be OK:thumb:
     
  5. rainbow chasers

    rainbow chasers Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 30, 2009
    Messages:
    3,747
    Likes Received:
    1,720
    Location:
    Mid Cornwall
    :Rofl1:

    My old Lab did exactly the same! Though I think the cat had something to do with it...she had this 'It wasn't me' look in her eye!

    I suspect she knocked it off the side as it cooled, andtoby finsihed it off - but anyway, walked into the kitchen after being in the garden and found him standing there with the carcass on his nose...trying his best to look innocent!

    Should be ok, just regular walks till it passes through. You would be amased what these dogs stomachs get away with eating.
     
  6. tofo

    tofo Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 1, 2007
    Messages:
    6,582
    Likes Received:
    6,212
    Location:
    Kirby cross further from londin
    wishing your wurryin to be over:thumb:

    but i think you will find doggy will cope better than we could:thumb::thumb:

    :thumb:
     
  7. imprint

    imprint Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    Jul 14, 2009
    Messages:
    1,090
    Likes Received:
    11
    "I've got a bone to pick with you.."
     
  8. normanandsue

    normanandsue Funster

    Joined:
    Dec 31, 2010
    Messages:
    1,296
    Likes Received:
    3,849
    Location:
    Dunfermline - Scotland
    The old song says, "pickin a chicken with you"
     
  9. chatter

    chatter Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    Aug 3, 2009
    Messages:
    3,723
    Likes Received:
    939
    Location:
    cheshire
    my sisters dogs eat chicken carcass without a second thought and they have suffered no ill effects when i said to my sis you shouldnt give dogs chicken bones she replied with - in spain a chicken carcass is often food for dogs from most owners
     
  10. Carol

    Carol Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Oct 2, 2007
    Messages:
    10,347
    Likes Received:
    14,770
    Location:
    North Wales.
    Hope what's gone in one end soon comes out other.
     
  11. staging lady

    staging lady Funster

    Joined:
    Nov 12, 2007
    Messages:
    1,134
    Likes Received:
    55
    Location:
    North Wales in the Hills
    Oh lord, who would think such an innocent looking dog would have it in him?:Rofl1:
    My friend's dog used to eat her tights and they used to appear again with no probs.
    Don't worry he will be all right but might give chicke a miss for a bit!
    Lucille
     

Share This Page