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My friends are looking after Iker and Xavi while I am out of town. Got a phone call after my flight landed saying that Xavi managed to eat a sheet of chocolate brownies and one of those compressed bird seed bells that were on top of their fridge...while muzzled.

 

Since his belly was bloated they were taking him to the evet, which is good. They took X-rays to rule out bloat (negative) then gave him several shots of morph one to induce vomiting. Mostly birdseed came up with very little chocolate. It took two shots to get him to vomit, which he probably did on purpose; after all it's morphine :lol he will also receive charcoal and anti nausea drugs.

 

He is still there but will be fine.

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Xavi the galgo and Allen the cat. Missing Iker the galgo ?-Feb.9/19, Treasure (USS Treasure) April 12/01-May 6/13, Phoenix (Hallo Top Son) Dec.14/99-June 4/11 and Loca (Reko Swahili) Oct.9/95 - June 1/09.

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Good grief. Never a dull moment, eh? So glad he will be OK.

Star aka Starz Ovation (Ronco x Oneco Maggie*, litter #48538), Coco aka Low Key (Kiowa Mon Manny x Party Hardy, litter # 59881), and mom in Illinois
We miss Reko Batman (Trouper Zeke x Marque Louisiana), 11/15/95-6/29/06, Rocco the thistledown whippet, 04/29/93-10/14/08, Reko Zema (Mo Kick x Reko Princess), 8/16/98-4/18/10, the most beautiful girl in the whole USA, my good egg Joseph aka Won by a Nose (Oneco Cufflink x Buy Back), 09/22/2003-03/01/2013, and our gentle sweet Gidget (Digitizer, Dodgem by Design x Sobe Mulberry), 1/29/2006-11/22/2014, gone much too soon. Never forgetting CJC's Buckshot, 1/2/07-10/25/10.

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We're hoping that the morphine will slow him down but at the same time hoping that he doesn't develop a habit :lol

 

Just got a text saying that the birdseed is now coming out the back end and that he's drooling a lot. Poor baby :cry1

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Xavi the galgo and Allen the cat. Missing Iker the galgo ?-Feb.9/19, Treasure (USS Treasure) April 12/01-May 6/13, Phoenix (Hallo Top Son) Dec.14/99-June 4/11 and Loca (Reko Swahili) Oct.9/95 - June 1/09.

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Oh my, what a scare! Glad he's going to be okay. He sounds like my first galgo, Irys. She was always into something.

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Drooling = nausea most likely. I'd be nauseous, too, if I ate that stuff :lol . Only giggling because it sounds like he really will be fine. Just ... costly.

Star aka Starz Ovation (Ronco x Oneco Maggie*, litter #48538), Coco aka Low Key (Kiowa Mon Manny x Party Hardy, litter # 59881), and mom in Illinois
We miss Reko Batman (Trouper Zeke x Marque Louisiana), 11/15/95-6/29/06, Rocco the thistledown whippet, 04/29/93-10/14/08, Reko Zema (Mo Kick x Reko Princess), 8/16/98-4/18/10, the most beautiful girl in the whole USA, my good egg Joseph aka Won by a Nose (Oneco Cufflink x Buy Back), 09/22/2003-03/01/2013, and our gentle sweet Gidget (Digitizer, Dodgem by Design x Sobe Mulberry), 1/29/2006-11/22/2014, gone much too soon. Never forgetting CJC's Buckshot, 1/2/07-10/25/10.

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Oh my, what a scare! Glad he's going to be okay. He sounds like my first galgo, Irys. She was always into something.

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Xavi the galgo and Allen the cat. Missing Iker the galgo ?-Feb.9/19, Treasure (USS Treasure) April 12/01-May 6/13, Phoenix (Hallo Top Son) Dec.14/99-June 4/11 and Loca (Reko Swahili) Oct.9/95 - June 1/09.

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Poor Xavi!! :( Glad to hear that he will be fine though. My mutt Karma always seems to get into the birdseed. I am not so paranoid about my own pets, but I worry so much if I am petsitting for other people. This post has reminded me why!! Sending good vibes to Xavi.

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All of the above, plus sympathy for your poor friends, too. Yikes.

 

Before I changed bird feeding methods, Milo used to repeatedly bump into a birdfeeder pole -- bang bang bang bang -- to knock out birdseed for a little in-yard snack.

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So sorry for Xavi!

 

We finally had to fence off the bird feeders when all their poop was bird seed. The crows were scattering the poop all over looking for the seed, making it impossible to pick up!

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glad he's going to be ok

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Hope Xavi is better today.

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All of the above, plus sympathy for your poor friends, too. Yikes.

 

Before I changed bird feeding methods, Milo used to repeatedly bump into a birdfeeder pole -- bang bang bang bang -- to knock out birdseed for a little in-yard snack.

Are Milo and Xavi related :lol:eek Edited by robinw

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Xavi the galgo and Allen the cat. Missing Iker the galgo ?-Feb.9/19, Treasure (USS Treasure) April 12/01-May 6/13, Phoenix (Hallo Top Son) Dec.14/99-June 4/11 and Loca (Reko Swahili) Oct.9/95 - June 1/09.

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