What should I do if my dog is throwing up white foam?

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A diet of plain chicken and boiled rice for a few days may help calm his stomach and decrease acid reflux.

If it occurs frequently, your dog should see a veterinarian.

This upper respiratory disease may lead to a dog throwing up white foam in addition to nasal discharge, excessive coughing and eye drainage.

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Dog Throwing Up White Foam: Don't Panic! If Fido ate grass, dirt or something else he shouldn't have, white foam can be a sign of his digestive system reacting and trying to get the bad stuff out.

Simple indigestion should be resolved on its own, but keep a watchful eye on him just to be safe.

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Dog Throwing Up White Foam: Don't Panic! If Fido ate grass, dirt or something else he shouldn't have, white foam can be a sign of his digestive system reacting and trying to get the bad stuff out.

Simple indigestion should be resolved on its own, but keep a watchful eye on him just to be safe.

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Dog Throwing Up White Foam: Don't Panic! If Fido ate grass, dirt or something else he shouldn't have, white foam can be a sign of his digestive system reacting and trying to get the bad stuff out.

Simple indigestion should be resolved on its own, but keep a watchful eye on him just to be safe.

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Dog Throwing Up White Foam: Don't Panic! If Fido ate grass, dirt or something else he shouldn't have, white foam can be a sign of his digestive system reacting and trying to get the bad stuff out.

Simple indigestion should be resolved on its own, but keep a watchful eye on him just to be safe.

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Dog Throwing Up White Foam: Don't Panic! If Fido ate grass, dirt or something else he shouldn't have, white foam can be a sign of his digestive system reacting and trying to get the bad stuff out.

Simple indigestion should be resolved on its own, but keep a watchful eye on him just to be safe.

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If your dog has been to the vet, groomer, dog park, or kennel recently, he might have contracted kennel cough, also known as bordetella because it can be caused by Bordetella bacteria.

Typically, the dog will cough repeatedly, and end up gagging and then retching, bringing up white, foamy saliva.

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Throwing up blood - also known as hematemesis - is almost always sign that something is wrong.

The bloody vomit may appear as red and fresh, formed into clots, or partially digested with a resemblance to coffee grounds.

The medical conditions that could cause your dog to throw up blood include: Stomach cancer.

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