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Our 12 year old Shih tsu will not eat or drink and is always

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Our 12 year old Shih tsu will not eat or drink and is always shaking. She sleeps a lot which doesn't really concern us. Other than that seems normal
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 6 months ago.
Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with your wee one today.How long has she been showing signs?Any retching, gagging, lip licking, drooling, or vomiting?Any drooling, crunching/grinding her teeth, or pawing at her mouth?Are her gums nice and pink (not white/pale)? Moist or sticky?If you press on her belly, does she have any tensing, tenderness, discomfort, or pain?Could she have eaten anything she should not have (ie bones, stones, socks, toys, plants, chemicals, human meds, etc)?Any diarrhea?