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Dr. Michael Salkin
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience
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My cotton de tulear had the shakes all morning and heavy

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my cotton de tulear had the shakes all morning and heavy breathing. she does not have the shakes now, but has not urinated or had a stool since early this am.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Lexie is 6 years old and big for a cotton. she weighs 17.5 pounds and is not over weight.
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Lexie?
Customer: Lexie has always had a sensitive stomach, but since my vet put her on Hills ZD food she does fine unless she gets feed table food, then she will have the dry heaves and throd
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 7 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 7 months ago.

I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner. Please let me know if you still need help. May I have an update on Lexie, please? While important symptoms, her shakes and heavy breathing aren't pathognomonic (specifically indicative) of any particular disorder.

Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 7 months ago.
I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?
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