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Dog Health Symptom: Coughing




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Asthma Attacks

Asthma is very rare in dogs, but common in cats, especially Siamese. It usually comes on slowly, and you may not notice the first few attacks....

Bordetella Bronchiseptica

Bordetella bronchiseptica bacteria are frequently found in dogs with the kennel cough complex and other respiratory diseases....

Canine Influenza

This respiratory virus was first isolated from racing Greyhounds in 2004. The virus appears to have mutated from the equine influenza virus. It has bee fou...


Like people, dogs and cats choke if something lodges in their throats or wind pipes. They gag, retch, and cough trying to expel the object and can become f...

Chronic Bronchitis

This disease affects middle-aged dogs of both sexes. if left unchecked, chronic bronchitis damages the airways and leads to the accumulation of infected mu...

Collapsing Trachea

The trachea is a sturdy tube of cartilage through which the dog breathes. When the cartilage weakens (as in this condition) the trachea can collapse in on ...

Congestive Heart Failure

Congestive heart failure is the inability of the heart to provide adequate circulation to meet the body's needs. It is the end result of a weakened heart m...


Coughing is a reflex initiated by an irritation in the airway. Coughs are self-perpetuating. Coughing dries out the mucous membranes and irritates the brea...

Dilated Cardiomyopathy

Dialated cardiomyopathy is a disease in which the heart chambers enlarge and the walls of the ventricles become thin. The heart muscle weakens and begins t...


Distemper is a highly contagious disease caused by a virus similar to the one that causes measles in people. Worldwide, it is the leading cause of infectio...