Case Challenge: A 5-Year-Old Rabbit With Anorexia and Lethargy

5-year old female spayed lop rabbit presents with a history of acute anorexia


Chief Complaint:
First ever episode of decreased appetite and reduced activity for the last 24 hours  |  Failure to produce stools over the last few hours

Grass hay and a small amount of high-quality, timothy-hay based pellets  |  New bale of hay

House rabbit | Shares a pen with another lop rabbit who is fine  |  There is also a third rabbit in the same room, also fine  |  No new rabbits  | Although there is an outdoor pen, the rabbit has not yet had access to the yard this year