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My dog is makinging a choking or gagging sound. I fear she…

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My dog is makinging...

My dog is makinging a choking or gagging sound. I fear she may have in gested something.

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?

Lucy age 2 labrador retriever

Veterinarian's Assistant: How old is Lucy?

2

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

She may have chewed something up it sounded like she was choking and trying to regurgitate something.

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 3 months ago
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Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 3 months ago

Can you share a video of what you're seeing?

There is an attachment function on the page that should allow you to post pictures and video. You can also use websites like http://www.imgur.com and youtube.com to upload pictures and video respectively. Once this is done, a set of links will appear. You can then post the link back and I can access them. If you are located in the USA and texting pictures/video would be preferable, please let me know. There is an additional charge for this service but it can take the guesswork out of trying to get information back to me and facilitate a faster response.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
the only thing that was coming out was a little bit of white mucous. She stopped making the sounds shortly after she started and had normal bowel movements and ate without issue this AM. I think we may follow up with or local vet to make sure this does not end up being a blockage from something she chewed.... Lucy has been acting completely normal so far today.
Thank you!!
Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 3 months ago

Let me know if you need additional assistance. Good luck!

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