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My do has been having tiny jerks in his body. He's not

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My do has been...

My do has been having tiny jerks in his body. He's not coughing or sneezing and his mouth is closed. His breathing isn't labored

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. Coughing can be worrying. The Expert will know what you should do. What is the dog's name and age?

Foxy, he's a nine yr old Papillon. He's not coughing, more like quietly hiccuping with his mouth closed. I can feel his ribs moving if I hold his sides. He's been doing this for hours.

Veterinarian's Assistant: What is the dog's name?

Foxy is his name.

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Foxy?

He's eating and drinking fine, is active, but is having trouble sleeping.

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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