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7 yr old mixed breed shivering and lethargic. Seems to be eating

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7 yr old mixed breed shivering and lethargic. Seems to be eating and drinking normally. Strains when he poops but seems to be normal
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Jess K replied 1 year ago.
Hello, this is Dr. Jess. I am sorry to hear about your dog. Can you give me a little more information? Has he had any vomiting? Are his stools very hard or loose? Are you able to take his temperature at home? You can use a regular digital thermometer inserted with a little lubricant rectally. If you can do this, let me know what the temperature reading is. Is he belly uncomfortable if you push on it a little? Do his gums look pink?