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I am fostering a 6 month old cairn terrier and have noticed…

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I am fostering a 6 month old cairn terrier and have noticed he shakes from time to time, as if he has the chills. Should I be concerned?

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the dog?

His nose is cold and wet, no vomiting, normal eating and drinking. smaller stools.

Submitted: 9 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr B, Veterinarian replied 9 months ago

What you are seeing is very likely just nervousness in this dog.....this makes sense considering that he is a foster....I would not be too worried about this especially at this dog's age.....

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Dog Veterinarian: Dr B, Veterinarian replied 9 months ago

If you have any additional questions feel free to let me know...but I have seen this many times. Sincerely, DRB

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If you do not have any other questions please rate me as this is how I make money to support my family. Please give me a positive rating as that is the only way I am compensated. A positive rating will not close this question and I am more than happy to answer any follow up questions that you have. ( You can rate me at top right of page).

Please remember my answers do not replace or supersede the advice of your veterinarian as my answers do not create a valid client patient relationship as I am unable to examine your pet. Thank you very much! DrB

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I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

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