Q. My dachshund sounds like she has "dry" sinuses. She isn't really coughing, but sounds like she has a hoarsness in her nasal passage. Fine otherwise

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A. That may be due to a inflammation of the nasal cavities and possibly sinuses which is causing discharge ( which an dry up with time). Small foreign body inside the nasal cavity is possible as well. I would definitely recommend to take her to your veterinarian for a check up and appropriate investigations and treatment. Antibiotics and antinflammatories may be needed.

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