Dog Veterinary

Ask a dog vet and get answers to your dog health questions

Ask a Dog Veterinarian,
Get an Answer ASAP!

My dog has this dry hacking cough I rook himenro the vet and…

Customer Question
My dog has this...

My dog has this dry hacking cough I rook himenro the vet and they gave him antibiotics and a low dose steriod followed by some kind of cough medicine which has helped until the steriod was gone now he is coughing like before about every 15 min I gave home a breathing treatment and its helped I'm just not sure how often or how much?

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

Teddy and he is eleven he is also diabetic

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

No other wise he is pretty healthy his diabetes is well controlled

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Answered in 3 hours by:
1/1/2018
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. B., Veterinarian replied 4 months ago
Dr. B.
Dr. B., Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 22,829
Experience: Hello, I am a small animal veterinarian and am happy to discuss any concerns & questions you have on any species.
Verified

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today. I do apologize that your question was not answered before. Different experts come online at various times; I just came online, read about your wee one’s situation, and wanted to help.

Again I do apologize that my colleagues could not aid you sooner, but can you tell me:

What tests did his vet do?

What breathing treatment did you specifically use?

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Was this answer helpful?
Ask Dr. John Your Own Question
Dr. John
Dr. John
Dr. John, Texas Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 5,795
5,795 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Over 14 years of clinical veterinary experience

Dr. John is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Debbie

Dr. Debbie

Dog Veterinarian

904 satisfied customers

Companion animal veterinarian practicing for over 10 years.

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

16,147 satisfied customers

UC Davis graduate, emphasis in dermatology, internal medicine, pain management

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dog Veterinarian

10,315 satisfied customers

BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }

Dr. Gary

Dr. Gary

Dog Veterinarian

10,063 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)

Dr. Scott

Dr. Scott

Veterinarian

9,615 satisfied customers

15 years of small animal, equine and pocket pet medicine and surgery.

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

9,533 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Rebecca

Rebecca

Dog Veterinarian

8,299 satisfied customers

More than 30 years of companion animal practice.

< Previous | Next >

Related Dog Veterinary Questions
I need to know if I can give my dog a xanax. This is not a
I need to know if I can give my dog a xanax. This is not a joke so please don't take it many you may receive. I have a 2 year old male purebreed Chow. He's quite large and I would estimate his weight … read more
Dr.Fiona
Dr.Fiona
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
3,587 satisfied customers
My dog cant hold his urine. When hes laying down pee leaks
My dog can't hold his urine. When he's laying down pee leaks down his leg and he doesn't even notice… read more
Dr. Scott
Dr. Scott
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
9,615 satisfied customers
Concerned! My 24 lbs dog ate peppermint candies.
My dog just ate three peppermint candies (red/white single circular). Is that a problem for him? He's a 10 year old Sheltie who weighs 24 lbs.… read more
Lisa
Lisa
Certified Veterinary Technician
Associate Degree
15,478 satisfied customers
Yoda was diagnosed with diabetes and pancreatitis about a
Yoda was diagnosed with diabetes and pancreatitis about a month ago. He was about 18 lbs and gets insulin 2 times a day. The last few days he is crying and whining as if in pain about 20 minutes after… read more
Expert
Expert
Associate Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
949 satisfied customers
12 yo miniature schnauzer with diabetes. His name is BEeJay
His name is ***** ***** to eat, acting very weird.. when on a walk he keeps wanting to sit , acting like he is going to poop but then just sits every couple of feee.he has pooped and appears normal. I am a nurse and eorrried maybe a reveal tumor? … read more
PitRottMommy
PitRottMommy
Veterinary Nurse
Associate Degree
10,431 satisfied customers
Lucy was diagnosed with Diabetes in October of 2017 and she
Lucy was diagnosed with Diabetes in October of 2017 and she has lost alot of weight. She is 12 years old mixed breed. She is on 10cc 2x a day of insulin. Three weeks ago she lost her eyesight like ove… read more
Dr. Rachel
Dr. Rachel
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
933 satisfied customers
My cat has been diagnosed with diabetes and is on insulin
My cat has been diagnosed with diabetes and is on insulin twice per day for the last six months and receives HP food for diabetes. In the recent blood test he showed normal Kreatinine (1,4 mg/dL) but … read more
Scott Perry
Scott Perry
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
2,481 satisfied customers
My diabetic dog is panting and drank a lot of water this
my diabetic dog is panting and drank a lot of water this evening, now in bed panting. … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinarian
22,829 satisfied customers
The vet said my dog had diabetes and wants him on insulin
The vet said my dog had diabetes and wants him on insulin but I dont want to put him on this, rather use Metformin, he weighs 12 punds and is 11 yrs. old, can this done and how much should I give … read more
Dr. Bruce
Dr. Bruce
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
9,533 satisfied customers
Diagnosed as a type Ii diabetic - drinks a lot of water -
diagnosed as a type Ii diabetic - drinks a lot of water - uninates 10/12 times a day (often in the house) - receives 15 units of insulin (2X/day) - but he is a nervous dog who bites and there are time… read more
PitRottMommy
PitRottMommy
Veterinary Nurse
Associate Degree
10,431 satisfied customers
My daughter's Pug is diabetic but not in insulin or shots of
My daughter's Pug is diabetic but not in insulin or shots of any kind but she found him just now laying on the floor next to some puke. Is there anything she can give him to help? She was gone for a b… read more
Dr. Rachel
Dr. Rachel
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
933 satisfied customers
Just found out my dog has diabetes and they have had her for
Just found out my dog has diabetes and they have had her for 2 nights to regulate her does this seem reasonable? … read more
Expert
Expert
Associate Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
949 satisfied customers
He is 13 diabetic and blind. He is very restless this
He is 13 diabetic and blind. He is very restless this evening and panting lightly. He's been dragging his butt the last couple of days but just had his glans squeezed about a month ago. … read more
Dr. Peck
Dr. Peck
Associate Veterinarian
Doctorate Veterinary Medicine
428 satisfied customers
why does my dogs urine smell like maple syrup
why does my dogs urine smell like maple syrup… read more
Dr. Drew
Dr. Drew
Emergency/Critical Care Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
9,712 satisfied customers
Can diabetes in dogs ever be reversed?
Can diabetes in dogs ever be reversed?… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
3 satisfied customers
3yr old Yorkie has blood in very soft stool._Has never had
3yr old Yorkie has blood in very soft stool._Has never had problem before._Do I feed her ?Give her rice??… read more
Dr.Fiona
Dr.Fiona
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
3,587 satisfied customers
not concentrating urine in dogs means what
not concentrating urine in dogs means what?… read more
CriticalCareVet
CriticalCareVet
Veterinary Specialist
Doctoral Degree
57,087 satisfied customers
Our dog has Addisons disease and diabetes. He takes prednisone,
Our dog has Addisons disease and diabetes. He takes prednisone, Fluronef, reglan and flagyl. He has been having increased episodes over the past 2 weeks of nausea, vomiting and decreased appetite. Ton… read more
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary
Dog Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
10,063 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x