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Dr. Michael Salkin
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 44 years of experience.
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Rescue kitten seems to breath hard, especially after eating,

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Rescue kitten seems to breath hard, especially after eating, she's been to the vet she checked out well, What do you suggest?
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 5 months ago.

I'm sorry to hear of this with your kitten. Please do something for me: Check her respiratory rate while she sleeps or is at rest. She should be taking less than 30 breaths per minute. Please let me know what you find.