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My dog is showing symptoms of extreme fatigue, loss of

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my dog is showing symptoms of extreme fatigue, loss of appetite, when standing an arched back, some blood in stool, lameness that shifts from leg to leg, on and off fever. There are times that he will not move at all for hours and other times he seems much better, moving and eating. He has on an antibiotic for potential of Lyme disease for the last 9 days with no substantial improvement.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Rebecca replied 4 months ago.

Hello,

I am sorry to hear your dog is so sick. My name is Rebecca. I am a veterinarian and will do my best to help.

Since I can't see and examine him, a little more information may help me to help you:

How high is his fever?

What antibiotic is he taking?

Have any blood tests, or a test for Lyme disease been done?

I hope to hear from you soon.

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