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Neurological problems

Guineapig01

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My Guinea pig is dragging her back leg I took her to the vets who said she has got neurological problems and the best thing is to put her down. She is 4 and a half I'm just wondering if anybody has got any advice fur me I really don't want to put her down it will break my heart
 

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I’m really sorry to hear that. I hope someone with some experience of this will be along to help soon. ❤
 

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He doesn't think any medication will help her and just says to put her down I'm wondering if I can buy anything to help her
 

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My Guinea pig is dragging her back leg I took her to the vets who said she has got neurological problems and the best thing is to put her down. She is 4 and a half I'm just wondering if anybody has got any advice fur me I really don't want to put her down it will break my heart
Hi

I am very sorry. You are always welcome to seek a second opinion.

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