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Maybe trying to cough up flem, am sorry my computer is

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Maybe trying to cough...

Maybe trying to cough up flem

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. What sort of animal are we talking about?

Am sorry my computer is acting up. she is a 4 1/2 lb 9 yr old Yorkie who is having trouble trying up flem.

Veterinarian's Assistant: Maybe I'm confused. I thought you had a problem with a pet. Is that correct?

Yes a 9 yr old 4 1/2 lb Yorkie

Veterinarian's Assistant: Coughing can be worrying. The Expert will know what you should do. What is the Yorkie's name?

Baby Precious

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the Yorkie?

No never has been sick

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today.

How long has she been showing signs?

Is it a harsh or soft cough?

Any retching, gagging, lip licking, drooling, or vomiting?

Are her gums pink or white/pale? Moist or sticky?

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