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He has allergies which are currently being treated with apoquel, and medicated baths to address the fungal issues on his paws where he has chewed. The hair on his paws is growing back, but now all the hair on his stomach and belly is gone. There are no parasite problems. Unfortunately I live in Kenya, and the veterinary treatments are somewhat limited. We are doing a blood test for thyroid problems, but he doesnt seem lethergic.

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

Rigger and he is 5

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

He was on a home made diet with Dinovite, but we have switched to raw instinct boost with lamb to make sure he is getting his vitamins and minerals. He also mainly drinks distilled water.

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Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 4 months ago

How long before the thyroid results will be available?

What breed is he?

Can you share pictures of what you're seeing?

Is he licking his abdomen?

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