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I have just rescued a 3 month old feral kitten, he has a runny eye and has been sneezing, he is eating well, always washing himself and playing, what is concerning me is at times his breathing is rapid, although he does purr a lot, can you please advise

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Strange behavior is often perplexing. I'm sure the Veterinarian can help you. Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about the kitten?

I am sure he has worms but have not seen any evidence of this have combed him and found evidence of fleas

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How long has he had these signs?

What color is the eye discharge?

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 when he isn't purring (just count his breaths for 10 seconds + multiply by 6)?

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