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Raccoon may be sick. I have watched many videos about

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Young raccoon may be sick. I have watched many videos about distemper. Little wobbly when walking. No discharge anywhere. She was hiding in garage by bird food. Tetracycline? Want too help little guy.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: No wounds
JA: What is the raccoon's name and age?
Customer: No name under a year I live in western Colorado on 13 ac we have family of raccoons. I want to help
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the raccoon?
Customer: Eats sunflower seeds drank a little water. Have her in dog garage...we raise Samoyeds
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

Is this raccoon wild or domestic?

Can you share a video of him in his current condition?

Have you reached out to any wildlife rescues in your area, assuming he's not domestic?