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Did they make a small incision or did they have to go into the abdomen?
I must admit that that fever is worrisome and not something I have ever had to deal with in my post-op neuters
Is there any coughing? I am wondering about a possible aspiration pneumonia
Well truth be told Amoxicillin would not be the first antibiotic I would have reached for
It does not cover near enough bacteria
And I would have done chest x-rays to look for lung changes even though no coughing- still would
There is no way that a teeny neuter incision would push a fever that high
There is something else going on
Do you live where it is warm? Lyme disease?
Did they check the red and white blood cell counts when there was a fever?
And yes, this is most assuredly not normal
I recommend that you follow my plan of action
We need to find out what is going on
You are very welcome!
My wife is a double board certified veterinary pathologist and would be happy to review the results
Please update me/us with any results you get
And please dont forget to rate me- That is how this ole doc gets paid :)
Okay and the red blood cell count? Was it normal? And the platelets?
Lets see how this goes
Update me tomorrow AM
How are we doing?