Q. My 12yo cat has stertor during inhalation and exhalation. She's been around kittens with URIs. Should I start abx on her?

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A. Breathing difficulties can be caused by a number of things including upper respiratory infections, however it is best to have a veterinarian examine your cat to determine what is causing the respiratory issue prior to treating it yourself. Other signs of URI include wheezing, coughing, discharge from the nose and eyes, lethargy, fever and loss of appetite.

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