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I have a 9 year old poodle. She is coughing as though something

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I have a 9 year old poodle. She is coughing as though something is caught in her throat.
I tried to look down her throat but she bit my finger. When I try to open her mouth, she growels and shows her teeth. Hsuggestions?
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. How long has Gigi had the cough?Is she able to eat/drink and keep everything down?Is the cough harsh or soft? Does she rectch with it?Any chance she ate anything she shouldn't have (ie plants, non-edible items with sharp edges, etc)?