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We have been giving Robittusin...
We have been giving Robittusin to our 12 1/2 yr old dog. It has not done anything for the cough. His cough is so deep. He also sounds like he is wheezing and SOB. Is there anything else we can give? He is very hard to get into a car. His back legs are weak but he is still able to walk. Thank you for any recommendations you can give.
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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'm sorry to hear that Taz is coughing. This can indicate a respiratory problem, and/or a heart problem. Has Taz had any chest x-rays to determine what could be causing the cough?

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