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The vet said my papillon has an enlarged heart &liver. She is on 2 meds but isn't eating as usual and sleeps Moe than usual.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Expert will know how to help your papillon. What is the papillon's name?

Mimi she is 7 years old. Is an enlarged heart &liver a recent illness caused by something?

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Mimi?

When she was a puppy she would choke or gasp sometimes and that vet said she might have a collapsed windpipe which was common in small breeds.

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Hi. My name is***** Thank you for your question. What medications is she on? Did your vet take x-rays or do an ultrasound? Did they do blood work on her?

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