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My sulcata African spur tortoise has labored breathing, but

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My sulcata African spur tortoise has labored breathing, but no runny nose and has a great appetite ....will this go away on its own if she is otherwise healthy?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Reptile
Expert:  Joan replied 11 months ago.

Hello,

My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 30+ years with special interest in Reptiles and Reptile rescue.

Is there open mouth breathing? Can you explain what you mean by labored breathing?

Joan