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My cat started breathing heavily recently, no panting or…

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My cat started breathing...

My cat started breathing heavily recently, no panting or anything though and aside from that she's eating, drinking water, and doesn't have any other symptoms

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What is the cat's name and age?

Freya, about one year

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Freya?

A couple days ago she was dry heaving but nothing came up and I think it may have been stress related since she flew overseas a couple weeks ago and we took a couple more car trips after that

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with your wee one today.

How long has she had these signs?

Are her gums pink or pale/white?

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

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