Dogs display a number of unusual behaviors and as a dog owner you have probably experienced some at one point. One of these behaviors is dog barking and coughing.
It is quite unsettling to hear your dog barking and coughing, as well as concerning especially if you’re not sure what’s causing the behavior.
We’ll go over the various reasons why dog barking and coughing happens, tips for addressing this behavior, and when to seek help.
Here’s why dog barking and coughing happens
Dog barking and coughing happens due to respiratory infections, allergies, heart disease, tracheal collapse, ingestion of foreign objects. It is important to identify the underlying cause of the behavior, so that you can then take appropriate action to fix it.