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Our hamster who is 6 months old approximately has started running in circles and falling over on his side, but stands back up. We gave him a carrot and he took it right away, started chewing on it and shoved it into his cheeks. .. ten spit it all out. LOL My daughter is hysterical and I dont know what to do

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Strange behavior is often perplexing. I'm sure the Veterinarian can help you. What is the hamster's name?

Moonlight

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

He has recently been chewing on his habitat - I wonder if the plastic is making him sick?

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Pet Specialist: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 3 months ago
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Pet Specialist: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 3 months ago

I am very sorry to see that you have not received a response to your initial question before now. I just came online and found that your question had not been addressed. How is your companion at this time?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Same. He slept all night rather than being his active self. He ate a few carrots but doesn't look good. I made an appt for noon today with vet.
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