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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
Category: Dog
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience
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Raspy breathing, not eating, drinking water, she has tried

Customer Question

raspy breathing, not eating, drinking water, she has tried to cough and tried to throw up but no results. Fine yesterday afternoon
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did the dog eat anything unusual?
Customer: She was out in the yard till I got home (3-4 hours) so don't know
JA: What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Mitzie, 12-14 years (rescue from pound in 2006
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Mitzie?
Customer: Not really, on hw prevention, due her annual rabies/dhlp
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 9 months ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 9 months ago.

Can you share a video of what you are seeing?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
No, sorry, she has also started stretching out, like she might have gas. Not technical enough to do video
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 9 months ago.

I'll opt out to see if another expert can assist. Good luck!

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Thank you
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 9 months ago.

I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner. Please let me know if you still need help. May I have an update on Mitzie, please?