Prevention is about peace of mind – the kind that comes from knowing that you are proactively monitoring the health and wellness of the pets you love. Banfield would love to partner with you in the ongoing care of your pet.
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I recommend that you take him into see a veterinarian as soon as possible. The coughing that you are describing is concerning. This can be caused by something relatively minor like allergies or an upper respiratory infection but there can be other more serious causes like heart disease or pneumonia. Your vet can talk to you more about the potential cause after they have examined him. They may recommend some lab tests and/or x-rays to help diagnose or rule out certain diseases. The treatment that he needs will depend on the underlying cause of the cough.
John Smith, DVMVeterinarian
Dr. John Smith is a graduate of LSU, Class of 1998. He has over 10 years of experience...
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