Q. 7 Yr old lab boarded, & after being home a week, he was lethargic, lost weight, couldn't walk, and died. What kind of illness does that sound like?

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A. the most common disease to cause that is cancer (various types of tumors), but it could also be a foreign body in the stomach that caused a blockage, or an infectious disease (heartworm, erlichiosis, lyme disease, leptospirosis). These are very general symptoms, the list can go on and on. I'm sorry for your loss.

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