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Oh my. While I see diarrhea in your future, all I can think of is that their blood may be thinned to the point of not clotting until the salmon oil is out of their system. :dunno

 

Googling around I see mention of increased bruising, dizziness and nausea.

 

http://fishoildogs.net/blog/to-much-fish-oil-can-be-bad-for-your-dog/

 

http://saveabull.com/dog-ate-fish-oil/

 

http://startupfiance.com/2010/intervention/

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Call your vet. That's a lot of fat and there may be a risk of pancreatitis, but I'm not sure what the vet would advise. 8 oz. of Salmon oil is generally 335% an adult human's daily allowance of fat, and I don't think it helps that it's "good" fat.

 

And yes--there's the clotting issue to worry about.

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I don't see much sleep in your immediate future!

 

So sorry for your kids. (though, at least right now, they're probably not so sorry!)

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I am convinced some (possibly rancid) fish oil gave my dog a near-pancreatitis crisis (she was just under the threshold for acute pancreatitis). If you see any problems (hers was diarrhea that did not resolve over some days) I would take it very seriously. She was on a pretty heavy dose of metronidazole for a month and has been fed low fat ever since.

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The E-vet is probably going to tell you to call the poison line.

They did. I did.

 

I'm to expect barfing and poop leakage. Fudge.

 

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