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Dr. Gary, Dog Veterinarian
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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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My 5 year old Lab mix just became completely blind due to

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Customer: Hi, my name is ***** ***** My 5 year old Lab mix just became completely blind due to SARDS 5 days ago. He has seen his vet and a specialist. He is otherwise healthy and is starting to map the house but he does not want to eat. I can hand feed him to a small degree but not nearly enough for his size. I don't know if this will pass or want I can do/
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Customer: His bloodwork is normal and he. He seems depressed but he is trying to cope.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Gabby replied 1 year ago.

Hi, this is Dr. Gabby. I am so sorry to hear that. What have you tried feeding him? Is he able to go outside to go the bathroom? Do you think he would go for a walk? Is he on any medications? Does he seem depressed or anxious?