When your dog is throwing up white foam it could be caused by several factors.
When your dog ingests something that irritates their stomach such as grass, or dirt, the irritation can lead to throwing up white foam. Indigestion should clear up in no time in most cases.
If your dog is throwing up white foam and also has diarrhea this may be as a result of gastroenteritis. This condition can often be accompanied by heaving and gagging after your pooch eats or drinks.
Is your pup throwing up white foam in the mornings? This is usually due to the build-up of acid in the stomach overnight.
In such cases switching up your pooch’s diet may help remedy the problem. Bland foods such as cooked chicken and rice can help to keep acid reflux at bay.
Kennel cough is the doggy equivalent of the common cold.
It can cause your pooch to throw up white foam. Other symptoms of kennel cough are coughing, a runny nose, and loss of appetite. While kennel cough is typically mild, seek vet assistance if it does not clear up in a week.
When your dog is throwing up white foam and also has a swollen abdomen, this is usually a symptom of bloat. This condition is caused by the build up of gas, fluid, or food in the stomach. Bloat is a serious condition that requires immediate treatment.
If your dog has pancreatitis one of the symptoms could be throwing up white foam. Other symptoms can include diarrhea, lethargy, and dehydration.
This is a serious inflammatory condition and you should take your dog to the vet immediately.
If your dog is throwing up white foam and shaking, this may be an indication that your pooch has kidney disease.
This condition often has other symptoms such as trouble urinating and disorientation.
Small pups are susceptible to the highly infectious Parvovirus. If your pup is throwing up white foam in addition to having a fever and bloody diarrhea, consult your vet immediately as these are symptoms of Parvovirus.