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My 13 year old lab, Katie is dying. Is there I can possibly do to comfort her in any way? She is breathing very heavy and every couple minutes she twitches. Her eyes are also matted some.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the lab?

Not that I know of. She is over weight and she has had a lot of problems with her hips the last 6-7 years

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Welcome to JustAnswer.com! My name is***** and I have been a licensed veterinarian for 10 years. I would be happy to answer your question. I am so sorry to hear that Katie is dying. The most important thing to do right now is to talk to her. You can also try getting your fingers wet and moistening her tongue, too, although you should stop if she doesn't seem to like it (turns her head away, for example).

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