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He's not eating much and always seems tired. Maxi. He's 9…

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He's not eating much...

He's not eating much and always seems tired.

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 the dog. What is the dog's name and age?

Maxi. He's 9 years old

Veterinarian's Assistant: What is the dog's name?

Maxi

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Maxi?

Not really. He's been otherwise healthy 'til about a few days ago.

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner and I'm sorry to hear of this with Maxi. Regretfully, inappetence and lethargy while important signs aren't pathognomonic (specifically indicative) of any one particular disorder. Are there any other signs you can tell me about that might clarify why Maxi is behaving in this manner?

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