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Does Your Dog Snors?

Is it common for some dogs to snore, and if so, should I be worried? Keep reading to learn more.

During slumber, some pets make a noise similar to a low snuffling or rattling snore while breathing.

What is it?

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What causes snoring?

Snoring may be caused by an obstruction brought on by an excess of fat in the area around the pharynx.

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Nasal blockage

Nasal blockage or obstruction is another potential cause.


It can also be caused by a misaligned mandible or by tension in the jaw muscles.


A canine's propensity to snore can be observed even in a dog that appears to be in perfect health.

Get your dogs checked out by the doctor to see what, if anything, can be done.

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