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11yr mixed bread female, losing appetite last 4 wks to the

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11yr mixed bread female, losing appetite last 4 wks to the point won't eat at all last 3 days. Blood work done 2wks ago clear, stool check neg. stool at start normal, now loose. Nothing showed up during vet examination
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 month ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with today. I do apologize that your question was not answered before. Different experts come online at various times; I just came online, read about your wee one’s situation, and wanted to help.

Again I do apologize that my colleagues could not aid you sooner, but can you tell me:

How old is Rosie?

What treatments is Rosie on just now?

What color are her stools? Any blood?

Any gagging, retching, lip licking, drooling or vomiting?

Is she drinking normally? More or less?

Are her gums pink or pale/white? Moist or sticky?

If you press on her belly, does she have any discomfort, tenderness, or tensing?

Could she have eaten something she should not have (ie bones, toys, rocks, plants, chemicals, etc)?