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Rebecca, Dog Veterinarian
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Anemic, refuses to eat or drink. Fed her chicken broth and

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Anemic, refuses to eat or drink. Fed her chicken broth and water with dropper
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What is the matter with the dog?
Customer: Not sure. Blood work Saturday. Recommended re check. Planning to get her in early tomorrow am. 8 yr old bichon shihtzu tau mix
JA: Where does the dog seem to hurt?
Customer: Doesn't seem to be in pain. Just very lethargic and won't eat or drink
JA: Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Veterinarian will know how to help the dog. What is the dog's name?
Customer: Chloe
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Chloe?
Customer: Usually very active and eats well
Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Rebecca replied 12 months ago.

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Expert:  Rebecca replied 12 months ago.

I am sorry to hear Chloe is anemic. Do you know what her blood work numbers are, how anemic she is?

Being anemic can cause lethargy.

There are many causes of anemia; did the vet that diagnosed the anemia suggest any treatment?

Expert:  Rebecca replied 12 months ago.

I hope you were able to see my response; I have not heard from you! How is Chloe doing?