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Dr. Gary, Dog Veterinarian
Category: Dog
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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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My springer spaniel has a hacking cough with dry heaving

Customer Question

My springer spaniel has a hacking cough with dry heaving with a little flem
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Coughing can be worrying. The Veterinarian will know what you should do. What is the springer spaniel's name and age?
Customer: Winnie, almost 2
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Winnie?
Customer: She ate and drank just fine
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 9 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with your wee one today.

How long has she had these signs?

Are her gums pink or pale/white?
Can you take a breathing rate for me (just count your dog’s breaths for 10 seconds + multiply that by 6)?