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Hello and thanks for trusting me to help you and Leo today. I am a licensed veterinarian with over 25 years experience and would be happy work with you but need a bit more information in order to better assist you if you don't mind.
Did the ER vet have a tentative diagnosis for his fever and other symptoms? Was any testing done? Bloodwork? Xrays?
Was he sent home on any medications?
Overall, does he seem better than yesterday, but just not back to normal yet?
Thanks and I will respond further after you reply. There may be a slight delay while I formulate and type a thorough response or I may be offline, but if so, I will respond as soon as I am able.
Thank you for the reply.
If he seems better than yesterday, that is a good sign and the fact that they gave him fluids makes me less worried about him not drinking today, but it is really impossible for me to say if is safe for you to wait until your vet opens up tomorrow as I have not examined him. Perhaps you could give the ER clinic that did a call to update them and see if they have any recommendations until tomorrow.
If he will eat the treats, and keep them down I would keep offering them. I would also continue with the water by syringe every few hours. If you are able to monitor his temperature at home, I would do that a few times a day to make sure the fever does not come back. A normal temperature is between 99-102.5 degrees. If it goes up to 105 again, or he starts vomiting or acting lethargic, it may be best to have him seen sooner versus later.
I hope this is helpful. Please let me know if you have ANY other questions. My goal is to give you 100% satisfaction and if you are not yet satisfied, please reply so I can clarify for you.
My posted replies are for general education only and not meant as a diagnosis. Only after a thorough veterinary examination can a diagnosis for your pet be made and specific treatments be advised or medications be prescribed.
You are better off with just water at this time since we don't know what his blood levels of electrolytes are.
Good luck with him and please keep me posted as to how things progress for him.
You are most welcome.