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Our st.bernard has started to sneeze recently he is healthy

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Our st.bernard has started to sneeze recently he is healthy no weeping eyes or any other things just started sneezing. We are digging up our backyard could he have a reaction from all the dirt
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 2 years ago.
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Yes, inhalant allergies should be considered as well as inhalation of plant awns such as foxtails. Do they have access to foxtails in your yard?
Alternatively, upper respiratory infections may be evidenced by sneezing only. These would be expected to remiss unaided within 7-10 days.