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My dwarf hamster isn't moving she was on her wheel last

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My dwarf hamster isn't...

My dwarf hamster isn't moving she was on her wheel last night running around this morning she was laying in her house not moving is she hibernating or has she passed?

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Expert will know how to help the hamster. What is the hamster's name and age?

Her name is ***** ***** we bought her a month and a half ago from pet smart so I'm not sure on her age

Veterinarian's Assistant: How old is Momo?

I'm not sure we just bought her a month and a half ago at pet smart

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Momo?

She was fine before we went to bed last night this morning she wasnt

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Veterinary
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Veterinarian: Dr. Jaime, Veterinarian replied 3 months ago
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I am so sorry to hear about Momo. Can you see if her chest is moving up and down at all? When you touch her eyes, do they close or does the globe retract?

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Veterinarian: Dr. Jaime, Veterinarian replied 3 months ago

Can you put your pointer finger on one side of her chest in the armpit area, and your thumb on the other side, and feel her heart?

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Veterinarian: Dr. Jaime, Veterinarian replied 3 months ago
Did you try these things?
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