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Hello. Thanks for the question.
It sounds like he is still working pretty hard to breathe. Increased respiratory effort can cause that bobbing of the head to breathe. As the pneumonia resolves, those signs should also start to go away.
I like to nebulize and coupage my pneumonia dogs. You can use a pediatric nebulizer, or just run a hot shower and let the puppy breathe the steam. I then cup my hands and strike the sides of the chest. Coupaging will help break up some of the congestion in the lungs so he can cough it out.
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I hope this helps, let me know if you have any other questions.
It's not letting me open the video. I'm glad you're nebulizing/ coupaging. That's good.
That actually looks like he's reverse sneezing. That can happen secondary to some inflammation in the back of the throat. It looks more like that, than labored breathing.
I usually nebulize/ coupage for 10-15 minutes and I'll do it 4-6 times daily if possible.
It's not a common sign after pneumonia, no. It's something we typically see with allergies or just something that happens off and on in small breed dogs. There's not typically a connection with pneumonia, though.
I think the check up tomorrow is a good idea. I wouldn't be too worried, though.
Sometimes you can rub the base of the ear. The pressure on the Eustachian tubes can sometimes stop these episodes.