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Rebecca, Dog Veterinarian
Category: Dog
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Experience:  Veterinarian for more than 30 years
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She has a hacking cough and breathing laboured, Dog, Started

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She has a hacking cough and breathing laboured
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What type of animal are we talking about?
Customer: Dog
JA: Does this strange breathing happen all the time or only sometimes? When did it start?
Customer: Started yesterday but she has been sneezing - could it be kennel cough
JA: And what's the dog's name and age?
Customer: Poppy 6.5yrs
JA: Is there anything else the Vet should know about Poppy?
Customer: No - we are registered at Thamesmead PDSA but i can not get through to them
Submitted: 9 days ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr L Simmon replied 9 days ago.
Hello, you are through to Dr Linda, a UK based vet.I'm sorry to hear this and appreciate your concern for Poppy.What breed is she?In way way is her breathing laboured; is it rapid, shallow or noisy?
Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Your response came after i went to our local vets at 8.50am. So thank you but I do not wish to discuss things any longer today
Kind regards
Expert:  Dr L Simmon replied 9 days ago.
Sure thing and I hope all is well.
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