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Shar-pei Lethargic and Not eating
An_252921 posted:
Posting this for a friend.

A few days ago the power in his area was knocked out for a few hours while he was away from home. He owns two shar peis one male one female. The female was fine but due to the male having longer fur he got more overheated and ended up with heat stroke by the time my friend arrived home.

Said dog has been in the icu/ moved to a regular vet office a few days later and now released home today.

He was eating fine at the vet and drinking, but now he gone back to doing neither.
Friend already has a large vet bill form it and can't really afford to take him back in.
Any ideas?
He's an old dog around `10 years old so I'm wondering if he's still just off and recovering from all the stress or something.


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