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He was hunched over earlier walking strangely as if there was something wrong with his legs, going in circles, we found him almost unresponsive almost as if he was having a seizure at times. This is a hamster

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. Seizures always look scary. Let's get you talking to the Veterinarian. What is the hamster's name and age?

Oreo and we bought him from Petsmart about 2 weeks ago.

Veterinarian's Assistant: What is the hamster's name?

He is kind of gasping for air too

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the hamster?

My daughter is holding him now and he arched back gasping for air

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Pet
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Pet Specialist: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 6 months ago
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Pet Specialist: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 6 months ago

I am so very sorry to see no one has reached out to help you before now. Can you share video of what you're seeing? Is Oreo eating and drinking well?

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