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10 yr old female toy poodle - walking cautiously most of

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10 yr old female toy poodle - walking cautiously most of time but goes up stairs like usual.. prior to this she drank excessively water now doesn't want to eat except occasional - her stool was normal and urine o.k. has no teeth shivers at times last nite. sleeps a lot which is not normal for her. what can I do to perk her up I love her and I'm watching her closely and I know something is brewing
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 9 months ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 9 months ago.

1) Has Sophie had any diagnostics like bloodwork to determine the cause of her heavy drinking prior to onset of these symptoms? If so, when was the bloodwork last run?

2) Does she have any history of illness or injury?

3) Is she on any medications at this time?

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