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Three days ago my dog suddenly became lethargic. She is

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Three days ago my dog suddenly became lethargic. She is usually active and runs outside but now only sleeps or moves very slowly. She is eating about 1/3 of her usual amount and drinking about half. She does not appear to be hurting and her feces look normal. I am leaving on a trip out of country tonight and need to let the dog sitter what is going on. Any thoughts?

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Expert will know how to help your dog. What is the dog's name?

Annie

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Annie?

9 years old 50 lbs

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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has been in good health.
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Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 11 months ago
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Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 11 months ago

When did Annie last have bloodwork run?

Is she on any medication at this time?

Any vomiting?

Have there been any changes to the diet? New food? New treats? Bones? Has any human food been fed? Torn up toys or trash? Stressful changes to the environment?

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