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My maltese is making a grunting noise and she os gagging

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My maltese is making a grunting noise and she os gagging occasionally she is eating and doesnt srem to be in any pain het gums r pink not blue or white her breathing is a lil rapid when resting
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 with your wee one today

How long has she had these signs?

Any vomiting or coughing?

Any nasal discharge? If so, from one or both nostrils? What color?

Any voice change or snoring?

Can you take a breathing rate for me (just count her breaths for 10 seconds +multiply that by 6)?