Why does my dog gag after drinking water?

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Cough due to tracheal collapse may be stimulated by drinking water.

Coughing that occurs during or shortly after eating may be due to disease of the larynx or esophagus.

The larynx normally closes when food is swallowed to prevent food from entering the trachea.

Some coughs sound moist and others are harsh and dry.

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Cough due to tracheal collapse may be stimulated by drinking water.

Coughing that occurs during or shortly after eating may be due to disease of the larynx or esophagus.

The larynx normally closes when food is swallowed to prevent food from entering the trachea.

Some coughs sound moist and others are harsh and dry.

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In many instances, this results in what looks like your dog throwing up water, or the vomiting of clear liquid.

You see, the thyroid regulates a dog's body metabolism.

And in the case of hypothyroidism, the thyroid isn't active enough, which can cause a dog to vomit after drinking water.

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Also known as infectious canine tracheobronchitis, kennel cough in dogs is the least serious reason why a dog coughs after drinking water.

The major symptom of this mild respiratory infection is a cough that sounds like a goose honking.

The more the dog coughs, the more irritated and inflamed the trachea becomes.

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Also known as infectious canine tracheobronchitis, kennel cough in dogs is the least serious reason why a dog coughs after drinking water.

The major symptom of this mild respiratory infection is a cough that sounds like a goose honking.

The more the dog coughs, the more irritated and inflamed the trachea becomes.

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While some coughing is normal in dogs, especially if it can be attributed to eating or drinking too quickly, excessive coughing and hacking with no obvious reason can be a sign of a potentially dangerous disease.

Several conditions can cause your dog to cough and/or hack: Kennel cough. Tracheal collapse.

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Cough due to tracheal collapse may be stimulated by drinking water.

Coughing that occurs during or shortly after eating may be due to disease of the larynx or esophagus.

The larynx normally closes when food is swallowed to prevent food from entering the trachea.

Some coughs sound moist and others are harsh and dry.

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Parasites. There is a chance your dog might have picked up some sort of parasite.

This could be due to drinking contaminated water, or by coming in contact with another dog infected with a parasite.

It can lead to your dog throwing up their water, or vomiting after eating food.

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