Why would a dog suddenly collapse and die?

Cardiac arrest (or cardiopulmonary arrest) occurs when the circulatory and respiratory systems cease to function. … Cardiac arrest is a cause of death. When a dog experiences cardiac arrest, the process is rapid. The dog will collapse, lose consciousness, and stop breathing (not necessarily in that order). What would cause a dog to die suddenly? …

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How do I know if my dog has tracheal collapse?

Can a dog recover from a collapsed trachea? Unfortunately, there is no way to cure a dog’s collapsing trachea. Therefore, it is important to continue with the treatments recommended by your veterinarian and to closely monitor your dog’s condition. If at any time you notice your dog’s cough or other symptoms getting worse, call your …

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