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These hormone changes during the heat cycle can cause behavior changes and possibly fever. Bella should not be in a second heat cycle since they will usually have their first at 6-9 months and then another 6 months later. If she did have her cycle earky, then this could still be a transitional cycle causing these changes. There is also a possibility that she may have a concurrent infection at the same time as this cycle so if this continues, have your vet check her out. In most cases, however, this will pass and sweet Bella will be fine.Does that make sense to you?
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I would worry that your sweet Bella may have developed an infection since it does appear that she may have a fever. It is best, ***** ***** is not normal, to have your vet examine sweet Bella just in case. Yes, I do think you should take her to your vet...that is just the safe thing to do for your sweet girl.
Yes, I do think Bella will be ok overnight and taking her in the morning is a good idea ....behavior changes are normal but fever is not usually one of the signs. The heat cycle can suppress the immune system to allow invading organisms to cause an infection that can easily be treated. Please let me know , if you have time, how sweet Bella is doing...Thanks!!
Excellent!! I am hoping for the best!!
Looking forward to it! Have a great day!