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Our guineapig is, our guinea pig does not do anything any

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Our guineapig is
JA: What sort of animal are we talking about?
Customer: our guinea pig does not do anything any more and is just sitting there. I think it is bloated -no more toilet . Is there anything I can do to help him until I can go to the vet tomorrow morning?
JA: OK. I'm sorry to hear that. What is the guinea pig's name and age?
Customer: Name is ***** ***** unknown We inherited him from another family and he is lovely.
JA: How old is Sparky?
Customer: Maybe 4
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Sparky?
Customer: He was absolutely fine this morning and is deteriorating rapidly at the moment
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Pet
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month 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 1 month ago.

I am very sorry to see that no one has reached out to you before now.

1) Is he still eating and drinking?
2) When did this first begin?