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It does appear that Brother Roe has a digestie disturbance of some kind. If he appears bloated , this can be very serious and you should get him to your vet right away. A gastric Torsion could be fatal if left untreated. For now, give your guy a Gas X to see if that will reduce this discomfort. This can be purchased at the pharmacy. If there is still no response, allow him to rest without offering food. There is a chance that this discomfort could also be caused by an unstable disc in his back and this will require treatment by your vet. It is hard to know if this is a disc issue or digestive which is why, if he does not show any response , don't wait to have your vet check him.Does that make sense to you?
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Panting can be associated with pain and in Brother Roe's situation, this does appear to be the case. This is not a UTI since he is not having any trouble urinating or straining to urinate. Like I said, I would worry about a digestive disturbance or an unstable disc causing him pain...these will both show similar symptoms and without testing, it is hard to know what is causing this....It is best to be safe nad have your vet check him today if possible.
This is not surprising for Brother Roe....I am so happy that the cause has been found and treatment will resolve this. Have a great day!!