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14 year old purebred 10 lb male poodle is losing weight and…

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14 year old purebred 10 lb male poodle is losing weight and drinking lots of water. he's no longer interested in his regular dog food, he wants people food. drinking more water for about the last 6 months, losing weight for about the last 2 months.
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Okay great

This is one instance where we need to have him examined and his blood and urine tested

I am very worried about diabetes

But we also have to consider kidney and liver disease, kidney infection, high calcium etc etc

Are you able to take him in?

Paul

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