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i have a small jack russel who has been off her food for the

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i have a small jack russel who has been off her food for the past 3 - 4 days. drinking water and has taken i slice of home cooked ham over the past two days. Her stomach is growling all night and today but seems more than a hunger growl. she is completely off form and very quiet. any ideas please....................
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 3 years ago.
Welcome and thanks for asking your question, I am sorry to learn Pippa is not feeling well. My name isXXXXX am a licensed veterinarian. I am happy to answer your question today. First I need to ask you a few questions to be well informed and give you the best advice.

1- Any vomiting, diarrhea or coughing?
2- Is she lethargic?
3- Any pre existing medical conditions?
4- Any other symptoms?
5- Can you take a look at her gums and see if they are pink or pale?
6- Can you take her rectal temperature?

There may be a slight delay between your follow ups and my replies as I type out a thorough reply for you.