A few days ago, on Thursday 29th January, Bezukhov had an x-ray & supplied another blood sample.
Ms Exotic Hospital Vet (EHV) had previously suggested he have these tests again so they can be compared with the previous results. His last x-ray was taken on the 24th September 2014. From this it was seen he had “Air Sacculitis & likely liver disease“. He had various medication for this over the following 6-7 weeks.
Bezukhov’s last blood sample was given on the 10th November 2014. The results were a ‘mixed bag’. Medication was ceased but we have continued with Aloe Vera & Milk Thistle in his water.
As per usual, I bundled Bezukhov into the travel cage. Surprisingly, he was not so panicky as he usually is. Although, when Cagney & Phineas started eating their seed, Bezukhov did get flustered even though he had his own seed right in front of him. He does not like to miss out on food, particularly if others are eating, but clearly the travel cage is a hunger strike zone.
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