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My 15 year old cat pants audibly & has mouth open when

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My 15 year old cat pants audibly & has mouth open when temperature rises above 31 degrees celsius.Once A/C is turned on he recovers immediately. Is this normal?
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the cat's name?
Customer: George.
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about George?
Customer: George is in good health, eats very regularly, doesn't seem to drink over much water.Is not overweight & still plays kittenishly.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 9 months ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 9 months ago.

Has George had any recent bloodwork performed?

Any history of illness or injury?

How is his weight trend over the last few years, has he maintained or decreased?