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Young stallion, lethargic, off feed, wt loss, no respiratory

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Young stallion, lethargic, off feed, wt loss, no respiratory symptoms
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Horse Veterinary
Expert:  horsemed replied 5 months ago.
Hello there. I am an internal medicine specialist and I would be happy to help. First, I would like to ask you some questioins. Have you taken his temperature? If not, I would recommend taking it and if it's above 101.5 degrees F, I would recommend calling a vet out immediately. A fever can explain being off-feed and being lethargic. Also, is he passing normal quantity of manure and is it of normal appearance? How long has the duration of the clinical signs been?
Expert:  horsemed replied 5 months ago.
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