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Linda Simon
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I believe my dog is suffering from heat stoke, he has been

Customer Question

i believe my dog is suffering from heat stoke
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What is wrong with your dog?
Customer: he has been sick several times ,panting erraticly and fast,collapsed ingarden,slowly stop panting,we picked him up and brought him inside ,we cover him with a blanket he his breathing better now and just wants to sleep
JA: Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Expert will know how to help your dog. What is your dog's name and age?
Customer: his name is ***** ***** he 12 years old
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Winston?
Customer: not that i can think of
Submitted: 10 days ago.
Category: Vet
Expert:  Linda Simon replied 10 days ago.

Hi there, you are through to Dr Linda

Heat stroke is a true emergency and can prove quickly fatal if not treated appropriately

Your dog needs immediate vet care

Do you know where your closest 24 hour clinic is? If so, contact them right away

Put a damp towel (not freezing cold) on him on the way and keep him in a cool area, offering water to drink until you are at the clinic.

Expert:  Linda Simon replied 7 days ago.

Hello, how is Winston getting on?