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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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We have a 9 year bishon has not eaten in three days when she

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We have a 9 year bishon has not eaten in three days when she did eat it was only chicken ,she drinks water but not food .
I had her checked out at our local vet they
didn't find any thing wrong .she sleeps most of the day do you have any suggestions?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 year ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today.

How long has she had these signs?

What tests did her vet do?

What treatments have they tried?

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

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

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

Could she have eaten anything she should not have (ie bones, stones, socks, toys, plants, chemicals, human meds, etc)?

Any diarrhea?

Did her vet rule out any issues with dental disease or oral pain?