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My dog is lethargic and drooling he does not want to walk,

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My dog is lethargic...

My dog is lethargic and drooling he does not want to walk

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Expert will know how to help Lethargic. How old is Lethargic?

He is lethargic, his name is Kane

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

He is approximately 2 years old Kane already had parvo and survived so I’m sure it is not that

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 3 months ago

Have there been any changes to the diet? New food, including a change of flavors or protein source within the same brand? New treats? Bones? Has any human food been fed? Torn up toys or trash? Stressful changes to the environment?

Can you share video of what you're seeing?

Any vomiting or diarrhea?

Is he still eating and drinking well?

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