How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. John Your Own Question
Dr. John
Dr. John, Texas Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 5071
Experience:  Over 14 years of clinical veterinary experience
11664588
Type Your Dog Veterinary Question Here...
Dr. John is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Our 14 yr old teacup Pomeranian seems to be struggling to

Customer Question

Our 14 yr old teacup Pomeranian seems to be struggling to breath. She is off her food and seems reluctant to drink. She fell over yesterday after walking to the door. She's had a little milk this evening.
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: She seems very short of energy and can't settle. We took her to a vet today but they said they couldn't find anything wrong. However she seems a little worse this evening
JA: OK got it. Last thing — Dog Veterinarians generally expect a deposit of about $19 to help with your type of question (you only pay if satisfied). Now I'm going to take you to a page to place a secure deposit with JustAnswer. Don't worry, this chat is saved. After that, we will finish helping you.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 11 months ago.

Welcome and thanks for asking your question. My name is***** am a licensed veterinarian. I am not set up to make a live call. But, I am happy to answer your question on this thread. First I need to ask you a few questions so that I can be well informed and give you the best advice.

1- Friend, did they take xrays?

2- Can you expand on her falling over yesterday?

3- Is she on any medications?

4- Any pre existing medical conditions?