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She is a black lab. A few days ago she stopped eating her

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She is a black lab. A few days ago she stopped eating her food. She drinks but does not eat
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Her name is ***** ***** she’s about 10 years old
JA: How old is Shila?
Customer: About 10
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Shila?
Customer: She is not fixed. She’s an outside dog. I gave her some grilled chicken last night and she ate a little of that. She’s usually very hyper but she’s moving pretty slow

Hi

Dr. Paul Brazzell here

How long has this been going on for?

Gums are pink?

Any abdominal swelling? Vomiting?

Paul

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Customer: replied 8 months ago.
No swelling or vomiting. It has been a couple of days.

Are you still there?

Thanks for extra information

I have to wonder about a uterine infection in any older intact female

With that in mind and her inappetance this is one case where I would recommend having her examined

They should x-ray her abdomen and check her blood and urine

Can you take her in?

Paul