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Experience:  Over 14 years of clinical veterinary experience
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She has renal failure and is lethargic and shaking, Lucy and

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she has renal failure and is lethargic and shaking
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Veterinarian will know how to help the dog. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Lucy and she's a 14 year old ***** *****
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Lucy?
Customer: she was diagnosed just a couple of months ago - at that time she was only using about 25% of her kidneys.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 8 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian & I would like to help you with your wee one today.

Is Lucy on any treatment at this stage?

How long has she been unwell?

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

Is she drinking more than before?

Are her gums nice and pink (not white/pale)? Moist or sticky?