Q. We have 3 year old yorkie mix female since 9 weeks.She gets anxious for no apparent reason. She pants and shakes sometimes when riding in the car

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A. It sounds like your Yorkie is suffering from anxiety, especially travel anxiety. There are medications you can give to your pet when she travels to decrease her anxiety but all need to be prescribed by her veterinarian. I would suggest you take her in for a physical exam with your veterinarian and ask about medications to calm her anxiety.

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