Q. My 12 year old Bishon is panting rapidly & pacing all over for past 2 hrs nonstop. He has arthritis in hips & hind legs. Has been eating. Cause?

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A. It could be a sign of pain but also, panting and pacing could be related to cardio-respiratory tract or neurological disease. I would suggest your take him to your vets if the symptoms don't get better in the next few hours.

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