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Do you think that the wound could be an old one, or it severe enough to be causing his clinical signs? - Dr. C
What kind of dog is Black? How long has the moaning/groaning and respiratory issues been going on? Is he panting heavily or struggling to breathe?
I'd be very concerned about cardiac disease as the cause of his clinical symptoms with exercise intolerance and trouble breathing. Is there an emergency clinic where you can have Black evaluated this evening? That would be my first recommendation. I am very worried that he may be in congestive heart failure. Emergency medical attention tonight is going to be his best chance at survival. - Dr. C
OK, I'll be thinking of him. Keep me posted! - Dr. C