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Old December 20th, 2008, 10:45 AM
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Unhappy Sick Lhasa Opsa

Ariel, my lhasa opsa, just became ill last night and was vomiting. At first it was mixed with food. know that we have taken her food away and gave her just water it is now clear.. I also notice her shivering often. She still goes potty.
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Old December 20th, 2008, 12:26 PM
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Ah, sorry to hear. :sad:

Has this been going on for a period of time or is this an isolated incident? Has she ingested something she shouldn't have?
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Old December 20th, 2008, 12:35 PM
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sick Lhasa

THis just started last night.. I do not think she got into anything. We did change her food about 1 week ago..
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Old December 20th, 2008, 03:18 PM
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Since she is vomitting and shivering I would take her to the vet. Good luck and keep us posted.
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Old December 20th, 2008, 05:55 PM
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Think she is feeling better

She laid down and feel asleep for awhile.. She drank some more water and everything is staying down. If it starts again I will be taking her to the vet.. Thank you for the help..
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Old December 22nd, 2008, 06:55 PM
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Day 2

she still will not eat. I have tried everything, rice, chicken and nothing. I took her back to the vet again today to get hydrated but havent seen much of improvement yet. Any ideas how to get her to eat?
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Old December 22nd, 2008, 07:54 PM
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Is she still at the vet or did they send her home still not eating/drinking?

Did they run any tests at all?
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Old December 22nd, 2008, 07:58 PM
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I have the same questions as diandpat .....at the very least, bloodwork and a urinalysis should have been done and if she is refusing to eat she should stay at the vet so they can keep her hydrated.
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Old December 24th, 2008, 09:09 AM
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Unhappy Sick Lhasa Opsa Final update

Thank you for all that tried to help..
Monday we took Ariel back to the vet to get rehydrated. Growing uncomfortable with the current vet, We took her to our original vet (wasn't open on Sunday, when all started). We had a Blood Test done...... Most of the readings were extremely high..:sad:..She was suffering from a Kidney problem and Pancreatitis. The diagnosis from the doctor was not encouraging and she was not confident on full recovery. We had to have her Put to sleep::sad:....Thank You to Boyette Animal Hospital... They were Great. She will Definitely Will Be Missed. WE STILL LOVE HER!
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Old December 25th, 2008, 04:55 AM
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I am so sorry to hear about Ariel. :sad: My sincere condolences to you and your family.
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Old December 31st, 2008, 11:49 PM
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I am so sorry to hear about Ariel. I lost my puppy aswell on the 26th so I know how you're feeling. Msg me if you need anyone to talk to.
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