When to call a veterinarian
It is neither practical nor necessary to call a veterinarian for
every little thing that goes wrong with your animals. It is sometimes difficult
to decide when to ask a veterinarian for help. Call a veterinarian for unusual
cases, such as the following:
- Animal has not eaten for more than 24 hours.
Animal has a temperature of 41 degrees Centigrade or higher.
- Animal shows
signs of fits.
- Animal is shaking.
- Animal falls down and is unable to
get up again.
- Animal suffers from recurring diarrhea.
- Ongoing weight
loss despite a good appetite.
- Animal shows signs of a contagious
- One of your animals dies