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Dr Scott Nimmo, Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon.
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Experience:  BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }
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A young lurcher type dog 11 months really fast breathing

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A young lurcher type dog 11 months really fast breathing rate and very unsettled. Shaking her head
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What is the dog's name?
Customer: Elsa
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Elsa?
Customer: Don’t think so? She’s an anxious dog but nothing seems to have upset her tonight
Submitted: 17 days ago.
Category: Vet
Expert:  Edele Grey replied 17 days ago.
Hello, you’re through to Dr. Edele, I’m a vet working in the UK. Is Elsa having difficulty breathing?
Customer: replied 17 days ago.
She’s just breathing very fast and shallow
Expert:  Edele Grey replied 17 days ago.
Ok, is she settled otherwise or is she pacing? When did this behaviour start and what was she doing before it happened? I just need a little more information to best advise you about Elsa