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Q. Wwhat to do if your dog is a carrier of kennel cough?

Answered By
DR. MASSIMO ORIOLES, DVM, MRCVS

A. Kennel cough is most of the time a self limiting problem, which often does not need treatment.

In complicated cases or in immunosuppressed animals antibiotic treatment is needed. Your dog needs to be kept separated from other not-vaccinated dogs until the infection is completely resolved.

If you require to discuss this problem further please engage in a consultation.

Answered By
PAULA SIMONS

A. Keep your dog isolated from other dogs. This disease is highly contagious but will often resolve on it's own. It is best to keep your dog away from other dogs until he is completely recovered as to not spread the disease.


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