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Se have a red foot, she was inside decide TO put here

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hi se have a red foot, she was inside decide TO put here outside and she excepted the i closure and our dog was "playing" with her we don't now what he did she as a couple of scrapes no bleeding, her front legs are swollen, she feels heavier and she won't eat, we put water and she drinks a lot, we put critical care in the water, yesterday she was walking with difficulty but today she is not.
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Reptile
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 5 months ago.

Good morning, Joanne. Thanks for your question.

The fact that she has swollen limbs and won't walk is reason for major concern. I would recommend scheduling her an exam with a reptile-savvy vet in your area.

It looks like you reside in Puerto Rico, so I have located a PR veterinarian for you that sees exotics:

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Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 5 months ago.
I'm just following up on our conversation about Rowina. How is everything going?
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 4 months ago.

Hi Joanne, how is Rowina doing?