In the midst of a heartbreaking weekend of fixable pets not getting fixed due to finances, this little ray of humor perked me up.
A 5 year old Bulldog presented for 2 weeks of intermittent gastrointestinal signs. The radiographs were definitive for obstruction… in fact, it looked like she had consumed Pac-Man.
Surgery revealed a green rubber piece shaped like Pac-Man but clearly belonging to some other toy. Pac-Man was firmly stuck in her mid-jejunum, requiring resection and anastomosis, she went home and is doing well.