It's not that bad, but it's been happening for over a week. When animals are having issues like that, they're also dehydrating. More small animals die from common things like diarrhea and URIs than complicated things because people don't bother going to the vet because "it's not that bad". They weigh around a pound, they don't NEED for it to be "that bad" to be dehydrated by it.
We are as gods to the beasts of the fields. We order the time o' their birth and the time o' their death. Between times, we ha' a duty. - Terry Pratchett.
"Men have forgotten this truth", said the fox, "But you must not forget it. You become responsible, forever, for what you have tamed. - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry