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My hamster having breathing issue and weakness why?

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hi . my hamster having breathing issue and weakness why ?
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Pet
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 2 months ago.

Hello and thank you for your question. I am a Veterinary Nurse with over 15 years experience and I have assisted in the care of many pets with this particular medical concern. It would be my pleasure to assist you today. Is it possible for me to obtain some additional information from you about your companion?

1) How old is your hamster?
2) What type of hamster is s/he?
3) How long have you owned him/her?
4) What bedding is being used?
5) Any recent changes in diet or habitat?
6) Please describe in detail what food this hamster is receiving.

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