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Dr Scott Nimmo
Dr Scott Nimmo, Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon.
Category: Vet
Satisfied Customers: 161
Experience:  BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }
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Springer spaniel 13 years, excessive panting and pacing back

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Springer spaniel 13 years, excessive panting and pacing back and forth. Drinking but not eating.
Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What is the spaniel's name?
Customer: Pippa
Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Pippa?
Customer: She had a swelling of the brain on 24/12 and our vet gave her predinicare 5mg, she has responded well up until the early ours of today. She can’t sit and her abdomen seems rigid!
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Vet
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
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Expert:  Mike McIntyre replied 6 months ago.
Hello. This is Dr Mike. I have been practicing for 19 years and I will be happy to help you today with all of your questions. First, I would like to start with a few questions to help me better your case. Any changes in eating, drinking, urinating, or defecating? Any underlying health problems? Any medications we are on?
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
won’t eat but does drink more, urinating in house and last dedicated this morning. Swelling on the brain on 24/12 seemed to be making progress but very distressed now
Expert:  Mike McIntyre replied 6 months ago.
What medications and for how long were we on these medications?
Expert:  Mike McIntyre replied 6 months ago.
Do the pupils appear to be the same or different sized? Do the eyes respond to shining light in them?