Simba’s 3rd Obstructive Bowel Surgery

Simbad stopped eating. I knew something was wrong. Turns out his bowel was obstructed– for the THIRD time! This time the vet didn’t find any goodies like we found in the past– booties, rope toys, dishtowels. This time it was just impacted straw.

Chez gets the bloat

We don’t know why, but Chez got bloat without stomach torsion (aka gastric dilatation without volvulus). This is good. Many times when dogs get bloat their stomach twists (gastric dilatation with volvulus or GVD) and it’s a medical emergency. Luckily Chez got bloat (filled up … Continue readingChez gets the bloat