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My dog wheezes when he's laying down and he coughs a lot

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throughout the day JA: I'm sorry...
My dog wheezes when he's laying down and he coughs a lot throughout the day
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Veterinarian will know how to help your dog. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: He's name is ***** ***** he's old, around 14-15 years old
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about name?
Customer: No, he is a mixed breed though. Shih tzu and maltese mix
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Hi there and thank you for your question. My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed, internship-trained veterinarian with 10 years experience in general medicine and emergency and critical care medicine and I would be happy to assist you. Please be patient as there may be slight delays in responses as I research your pet's issue.

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