PetPlace.com Smoke Inhalation in Dogs - Page 6

My Pet: FREE Tools to Care for Your Pet and Connect with Others


Over 10,000 Vet Approved Articles Search All Articles

Smoke Inhalation in Dogs

By: Dr. Anne Marie Manning

Read By: Pet Lovers
Email To A Friend Print
Optimal treatment for your pet requires a combination of home and professional veterinary care. Follow-up can be critical, especially if your pet does not improve rapidly.

Administer all prescribed medication as directed. Alert your veterinarian if you are experiencing problems treating your pet. Some antibiotics can cause nausea, decreased appetite and diarrhea. If your pet experiences these symptoms while receiving antibiotics, notify your veterinarian. An alternate antibiotic may be available.

Exercise restriction is appropriate for a pet recovering from pneumonia because lung capacity is diminished and your pet will tire easily if he attempts to exercise. If your pet has pneumonia, your veterinarian will likely set up a date for repeating chest X-rays after antibiotic administration is complete to ensure the pneumonia has resolved completely.


Comment & Share
Email To A Friend Print
Keep reading! This article has multiple pages.

Dog Photos Enjoy hundreds of beautiful dog photos Let's Be Friends Follow Us On Facebook Follow Us On twitter

Close

Email to a Friend

Article to eMail
Smoke Inhalation in Dogs




Thanks!
Close
My Pet
Coming Soon

Tools to Care for Your Pet and
Connect with Others!

Be the First to Know.
Notify Me