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My Yorkies tongue darts in and out excessively.Always when…

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My Yorkies tongue darts...

My Yorkies tongue darts in and out excessively.Always when he first gets up and off and on during the day.Just stares and it goes in and out

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

Copper,10yrs.

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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