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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience
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Shaking likes is energy..she is about10 yrs old,

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shaking likes is energy..she is about10 yrs old
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Zoe, around 10 yrs. old
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Zoe?
Customer: hasn't been eating,
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 10 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 10 months ago.

I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner. Please let me know if you still need help. Shaking usually indicates discomfort but can reflect fever or, conversely, a low body temperature. Anxiety, fear, and tremor syndromes are also considered. Zoe's anorexia, however, is even more important. How long has she been anorexic? Is she continuing to drink? If so, do you think she's drinking excessively? Is she spayed?

Unfortunately, her symptoms at this time - although important - aren't pathognomonic (specifically indicative) of any one particular disorder. If you have any additional history to offer up, please do so.

Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 10 months ago.

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

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