Pet Professionals | Bloat - Emergency

Bloat - Emergency

Bloat is a condition in which the stomach becomes painfully distended by gas or food, and is known as gastric dilation. The bloated stomach has a tendency to twist upon itself.

Bloat is an immediately life-threatening condition that can cause a dog to die a painful death within hours of its occurrence.

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For emergency procedures the section on Accident & Illness