Q. My dog has a cough as if he is going to be sick. What could this be

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A. Yorkshire terriers are very prone to issues with the trachea or windpipe where it can often be softer and more 'collapsible' than in other breeds and can trigger significant harsh coughing especially if excited or pulling on lead. Kennel cough and bronchitis can cause similar signs and if there is any fever etc he should be treated as soon as possible by your nearest vet

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