Gastric Dilatation-Volvulus (GDV) is a rapidly progressive life-threatening condition in dogs. The condition is commonly associated with large meals and causes the stomach to dilate due to the mixture of food and gas.
an anxious look or looking at the abdomen
standing and stretching
retching without producing anything
What to do:
If you suspect your dog has a GDV it is imperative you seek immediate veterinary treatment. Success rates decrease the longer the delay in starting treatment.