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I got a big dog tick off she stays inside must got it off of…

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I got a big...

I got a big dog tick off she stays inside must got it off of dog now will not eat or drink for two days and cannot get around my vet closed until tomorrow do you think it is lyme

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. Is this new behavior?

Yes

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. The Expert will know what to do. What is the cat's name?

Lizzie

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Lizzie?

We got her when she wsa smsll motherforgot her\she acts like a feral cat we have had her 16years

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Cat Veterinarian: Dr. Beth, Cat Veterinarian replied 8 months ago
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Hi, I'm Dr. Beth and I'll do my best to help you today! To make sure I don't miss anything, please give me a moment to review your question - I am not the fastest typist so it may take me a few moments to type out a response.

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Cat Veterinarian: Dr. Beth, Cat Veterinarian replied 8 months ago

I'm sorry to hear Lizzie isn't feeling well, how long ago was it that you removed the tick?

Do you think she is having any changes to her breathing?

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