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My dog is lethargic, walks very slowly(usually she is a

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My dog is lethargic, walks very slowly(usually she is a bundle of energy), looks like she is in pain and whimpers when I apply pressure on her sides in front of her hind legs. What can be wrong?
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr B replied 8 months ago.
Hi this is DRB and I would be happy to assist you....are you available for online chat?
Expert:  Dr B replied 8 months ago.
Ok since you are not currently online I will opt out and allow another exprt to help you. Sincerely, DRB
Expert:  Dr. Gary replied 8 months ago.
Hello. Thanks for the question. It definitely sounds like she is in pain.Is she dry heaving at all?Can you check her gums- are they pink, pale or blue? Is her abdomen distended?

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