Why is my dog wheezing and gagging?

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Symptoms aside from wheezing can include a dry hacking cough and respiratory distress.

Allergies to pollen, dust or cigarette smoke can also cause wheezing.

Some dogs can also develop allergies to certain insect stings or bites.

wheezing will be accompanied by itching of the skin, sneezing and/or coughing.

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Symptoms aside from wheezing can include a dry hacking cough and respiratory distress.

Allergies to pollen, dust or cigarette smoke can also cause wheezing.

Some dogs can also develop allergies to certain insect stings or bites.

Wheezing will be accompanied by itching of the skin, sneezing and/or coughing.

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Symptoms aside from wheezing can include a dry hacking cough and respiratory distress.

Allergies to pollen, dust or cigarette smoke can also cause wheezing.

Some dogs can also develop allergies to certain insect stings or bites.

wheezing will be accompanied by itching of the skin, sneezing and/or coughing.

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Here are three steps you can take to help alleviate your dog's outdoor allergy symptoms.

  1. Keep Your Windows Closed and Your Air Ducts Clean. "If a pet suffers from outdoor allergens, closing windows during affected seasons may help," says Dr…
  2. Bathe Your Pet on a Regular Basis…
  3. Check the Pollen Count Before Going Outside.
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If the wheezing is due to allergic asthma or bronchitis, your veterinarian will talk to you about medications that can be used to control that condition, and things you can do at home to reduce allergens for your dog, such as vacuuming, HEPA air filters, etc.

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One common cause of wheezing and reverse sneezing is nasal mites, a common parasite that is highly infectious between dogs.

dogs can carry nasal mites for years and the only sign you may see is wheezing or sneezing when the dog gets excited.

Bacterial and viral diseases can also cause wheezing and coughing.

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Common causes of this symptom include reverse sneezing, pneumonia, kennel cough, heart disease, collapsing trachea and a foreign object lodged in the throat.

Reverse sneezing is a common issue seen in dog breeds that have flat faces such as Pugs.

the sound of a reverse sneeze can also sound like a choking noise.

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Symptoms aside from wheezing can include a dry hacking cough and respiratory distress.

Allergies to pollen, dust or cigarette smoke can also cause wheezing.

Some dogs can also develop allergies to certain insect stings or bites.

wheezing will be accompanied by itching of the skin, sneezing and/or coughing.

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