Your Dog Keeps Hiccuping and Swallowing

Dog Hiccups

Common causes of dog hiccups and why they happen

When to Observe

Determine if your dog's hiccups are temporary or if they are happening frequently

Remain Calm

Stay calm and reassure your dog if they are hiccuping or swallowing oddly

Give Some Water

Offer your dog a small amount of water to help alleviate hiccups and ease swallowing

Monitor Their Behavior

Observe your dog's behavior for any signs of distress or discomfort

Check for Foreign Object

Make sure your dog hasn't swallowed any foreign objects that could cause discomfort

Avoid Feeding Too Quickly

Slow down your dog's eating pace to prevent gulping and excessive swallowing of air.

The American Cocker Spaniel