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Dr Scott Nimmo, Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon.
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Im worried about my gerbil. She is 2 and seemed fine, playing

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I'm worried about my gerbil. She is 2 and seemed fine, playing with her cage mates, eating etc. Within hours she became lethargic and sleepy. She is till eating and chewing cardboard but she is sleeping a lot and isn't moving too far from her nest, although she will climb the ladder to get to the food bowl. She just doesn't seem herself. She also seems to be breathing quickly, but I can't hear any noises like wheezing. She has no runny nose or eyes and I can't see any injuries. Thanks.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Vet
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