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I have a guinea pig ( about 7 years old) who has become very

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I have a guinea pig ( about 7 years old) who has become very lethargic, normally eats carrots like wild fire but turned her nose.. drank a small amount of water.. Her teeth don't seem bad.. there are no vets open in my area now. she had a small amount of crustyness from one eye.. there is a new kitte3n in the house been here about a month... her breathing is slow.. she isn't vocal like she usually is,,. any ideas?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Pet
Expert:  Joan replied 2 years ago.
Hello,My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 30+ years with special ineterest in Small mammals and Exotics.Can you tell me is she is eating at all?Any congestion or runny nose?What type of diet is she on?What type of bedding do you use?Joan