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Dr. Gary, Cat Veterinarian
Category: Cat Veterinary
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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)
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He is breathing really fast and snorting off and on, his

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he is breathing really fast and snorting off and on
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: his name is ***** ***** he is about 6 1/2 He is a yorkie
JA: What is the Yorkie's name?
Customer: Frankie
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Frankie?
Customer: He had a sore on his foot that he was seen for last week and they wrapped it with a bandage and they also gave him a new allergie shot that is suppose to not have steroid in it. He isn't suppose to be seen again until Monday but I am wondering if the shot is making him breath strange and maybe take him in tomorrow
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 3 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today. I do apologize that your question was not answered before. Different experts come online at various times; I just came online, read about your wee one’s situation, and wanted to help.

Again I do apologize that my colleagues could not aid you sooner, but can you tell me:

How long has he had these signs?

Do you know the name of the injection he had?

Any nasal discharge? What color? From one or both nostrils?

Are his gums pink or pale/white?

Can you take a breathing rate for me (just count his breaths for 10 seconds + multiply by 6)?