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I have a 5 yr old pappion. Her name is Pequena, (pronounced

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I have a 5 yr old pappion. Her name is Pequena, (pronounced Pekenya)She seems to gag on food, water or just about anything. I feed her small dog pedigree. She seems to like the canned better. I ran out of that and only have the dry. I do a version of the heilmuik on her until she doesn't gag anymore. I 'm gentle on her. I'm on a fixed income, so I can't just take her to a vet. Does this kind of dog normally have this problem? Thanks for your help.
Julie, Tx
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 1 year ago.
Welcome and thanks for asking your question. My name is***** am a licensed veterinarian. I am happy to answer your question today. First I need to ask you a few questions so that I can be well informed and give you the best advice. There may be a slight delay between your follow ups and my replies as I type out a thorough reply for you. 1- Does she ever gag or hack without eating or drinking? 2- How long has this been going on?