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Dr. Loretta
Dr. Loretta, Veterinarian
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Experience:  25 years of experience in large and small animal medicine.
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My terrer feeling sick his gums are red and his stomach feeds

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my terrer feeling sick his gums are red and his stomach feeds full
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Loretta replied 2 years ago.
Good Morning and welcome. I am Dr. Loretta , a licensed veterinarian and am happy to answer your question.
I have a few questions to help me better assist you.
Has your guy been vomiting or has diarrhea? Is he still eating? How long has this been going on?
Thank you!
Sincerely, ***** *****
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
not eating.not vomiting ,has not had diarrhea, not drinking
Expert:  Dr. Loretta replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for this information....
I worry with this bloating without any digestive symptoms may be due to a metabolic problem such as liver or kidney disease. This could be from an infection or age related issue. There is also a chance that there could be a bleeding internal tumor or enlarged spleen. Since there are so many conditions that can present like this, it is best to take your guy to your vet right away for testing. Blood tests and xrays and/or Ultrasound can determine what is causing your guys distress so it can be treated and relieve this distress.
At this point in time, the symptoms are so vague that I cannot tell you what would best for your guy without more information...get him to your vet for testing.