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Q. Siberian husky gave birth on the 3rd, she hasnt been eating well, and now shes laying, really stiff, not pooping not eating, what can it be:"( help

Answered By
ANGEL ALVARADO

A. She should be examined by your veterinarian. As a dog that recently gave birth and is nursing a litter, she may have eclampsia. The low calcium may account for the symptoms you are observing. Eclampsia is considered an immediate emergency and medical attention should be sought. Prevent the pups from nursing, just in case, and get her to the vet. If eclampsia is ruled out, treat as indicated and return her to the pups. This condition, if that is the diagnosis, cannot be treated at home.


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