My dogs cough
He coughs alot almost like he needs to gag
What are causes & treatment?
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A cough in a dog can have many different causes, including infections, allergies, foreign bodies, and underlying medical conditions such as heart disease or cancer. It is important to have your dog examined by a veterinarian to determine the cause of the cough and recommend appropriate treatment. In the meantime, you can try to keep your dog as comfortable as possible by making sure he has access to plenty of water, and by keeping the air in your home moist (for example, by using a humidifier).
If your dog is coughing up phlegm or has a productive cough (meaning he is coughing up material), it is important to keep the area around his face and bed clean to prevent the spread of any possible infections. You should also try to minimize your dog's exposure to irritants that could worsen his cough, such as smoke or strong odors.
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