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My shit szu snorts and cant breathe why happens alot

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my shit szu snorts and cant breathe why happens alot
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Jennifer Van Noy replied 7 months ago.

Hello,

I’m Dr. Jenn and I’m a licensed veterinarian with 18 years of experience. I’m here to help with your question about your dog.

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  • What is your dog's name?
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  • How often does this happen?
  • Is he/she doing anything right before it happens?

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Customer: replied 7 months ago.
lillybelle...15 mo.old it happens often , today she was licking her paw but usually it just happens out of no where I rub her throat under her jaw until it stops but it scares me I'm afrais she will suffocate
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
where is my response?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I already paid I have to return to work please answer my question I don't want to stop payment I have used this site before and was very satisfied please answer my question I have given you all the info you asked thankyou
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I am leaving for work I will leave computer on thankyou
Expert:  Jennifer Van Noy replied 7 months ago.

I'm sorry for the delay. Sometimes the site is slow to notify me of responses.

One thing it could be is a "reverse sneeze" or pharyngeal gag reflex. Does what Lillybelle does look and sound like any of these?

https://youtu.be/0IszRBYxsGI

https://youtu.be/0IszRBYxsGI