Clysters are extremely useful in the dog, which is liable to constipation from want of exercise, and in that case is mechanically bound. A pint of warm water, in which some yellow soap has been dissolved, will generally have the desired effect Turpentine clyster in colic:

63. - Spirit of turpentiue, 1/2 ounce. Castor oil, 1 ounce. Laudanum, 2 to 3 drachms. Gruel, 1 pint.

Mix, and throw up, using only half or one third for a small dog.