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My dog all of a sudden is acting off and isnt acting

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My dog all of a sudden is acting off and isnt acting himself. he may have gotten into something but im not quite sure. he just looks like he doesnt feel well and isnt getting up or moving like when the doorbell rings or usually he follows me everywhere and hes not really moving from the bed.he follows me with his eyes and has moved his head once but he always follows me everywhere so i know something is off, plus hes whimpering a little when i talk to him. is this something that seems ok to observe him or can you help me with some ideas on how to help him? thanks oh hes a 8-10yr old dog, chihuahua mix

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 Chihuahua. How old is Chihuahua?

Well he's keeping his eyes wide open, not like hes trying to sleep.. hes 8-10 yrs old

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

And thanks.. hes my first dog, and love of my life

Submitted: 1 month ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner. Please let me know if you still need help. May I have an update on your Chihuahua, please?

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