What can you give a dog for kennel cough?

Answer Kennel cough is a respiratory virus that occurs in dogs and is the equivalent of a common cold. The virus is air-borne and spreads when an infected dog coughs or barks around other dogs or when sni... Read More »

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What is kennel cough?

Kennel cough is an upper-respiratory infection, not unlike a bad chest cold, that is highly contagious and affects many dogs at some point in their lives. Prevention and immediate treatment are cri... Read More »

Can a dog die from kennel cough?

On One Hand: Kennel cough is not a fatal diseaseKennel cough is an airborne illness that can be transmitted through dog-to-dog contact or through the environment. Kennel cough can be caused by one ... Read More »

What is kennel cough from?

Kennel cough, an infectious inflammation of the upper-respiratory tract, affects thousands of dogs each year. Most cases of kennel cough are caused by two or more infectious organisms. The infectio... Read More »

How long does kennel cough last?

On One Hand: Approximately three weeksOn average your dog should recover from kennel cough completely within three weeks. In some cases medication can speed up the recovery time or reduce the impac... Read More »