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14 y/o pom. has these 0f dry hcking coughing almost like she

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14 y/o pom. has these 0f dry hcking coughing almost like she is gagging. she is 14 and has had no chronic issues. today these epiodes go on for 5-6 min then start back up soom after. really starting to get concerned.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 year ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today. I do apologize that your question was not answered before. Different experts come online at various times; I just came online, read about your wee one’s situation, and wanted to help.

Again I do apologize that my colleagues could not aid you sooner, but can you tell me:

How long has she had the cough?

Does it seem to happen more when she is excited or at rest?

Does she ever seem to faint?

Any breathing changes?

Are her gums pink or pale/white?