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We have a 9 year old female Pug. She had a surgery last

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Hi, we have a 9 year old female Pug. She had a surgery last April to open up her breathing airway, which was successful. However, she went blind from the day after the surgery. Thats another story. During the day and evening, she breaths normally. But at bedtime, and she sleeps with us, she pants for at least an hour. We give water, which helps, and half of a Zanax. But she still pants for the hour. She finally falls asleep and stays asleep. Why the panting? Thank you, Bill
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Expert will know how to help the Pug. What is the Pug's name?
Customer: Lucy
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Lucy?
Customer: Not really, but we think it has something to do with her acute blindness
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I am very sorry to see that no one has reached out to you before now. How is your companion at this time?

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How is your companion at this time? Have any changes occurred since your original message was posted?

Has she had any diagnostic care performed thus far to check for underlying causes for the panting such as x-rays, cardiac ultrasound, bloodwork, etc? If so, when were these run?

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