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Dr. Gary, Dog Veterinarian
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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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My female shi tzu is 1 1/2 yo and suspected pregnant. Just

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Hi, my female shi tzu is 1 1/2 yo and suspected pregnant. Just want to ask treatment as we believe she have colds due to hot weather here in the phils. And she has difficulty in breathing. Hope to receive advice soon. Tnx
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 4 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with your wee one today.

What signs are you seeing? Any sneezing, coughing, or wheezing?

Any nasal discharge and if so what color?

Any appetite loss?

Are her gums pink or pale/white?

Can you take a breathing rate for me (just count her breaths for 10 seconds + multiply by 6)?