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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 02-23-2007, 08:01 AM Thread Starter
 
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I woke up this morning and went into my chinchilla room to see that Hailey was missing a chunk of fur on her tail and she keeps twitching it. She is not bleeding from the area but it is a big area and she is barking a lot. Should I take her to the vet?? Or is there anything I can do to fix it?? I am worried, please let me know!
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 02-23-2007, 08:20 AM
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take her to the vet, it could be mites

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 02-24-2007, 10:33 PM
 
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get a vet to check it just in case
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 02-25-2007, 02:20 AM Thread Starter
 
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I plan on going on a week or so. I am low low on funds right now. She stopped barking and her attitude is much much better. She seemed very mad at me. She did not want to be touched or looked at! But she is better, she acknowledges me and takes treats. I found a chunk of fur in the side of her cage, on the metal bars. I think she got it stuck, even though it is a chin cage. She is fine the spot is better she is just short some fur. I made an appointment and plan on taking her in! thanks guys!
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 02-25-2007, 02:35 PM
 
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andy was missing and still kinda is missing a patch of fur on his arm (i made a thread about it a while back) i dont know how or what happened as i never foudn any fur...i can only guess it happened at the baby sitter's he was at. he's fine though...does any one knwo how long it takes for their fur to grow fully back????
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