Client handout: The essence of a reverse sneeze

August 24, 2016
Kathryn Primm, DVM
Kathryn Primm, DVM

Kathryn Primm, DVM, owns Applebrook Animal Hospital in Ooltewah, Tennessee, but has a growing career as a writer, a speaker and an online voice for veterinarians and pet owners alike.

Have veterinary clients alarmed by this clinical sign? Alleviate their fears with this handout.

It looks bad. A placid dog suddenly erupts into a honking creature. The owner might wonder if the dog can even breathe. Want help explaining this phenomenon to your clients? Just pass them this handout.

And just for fun, we've crafted this video compilation of your veterinary colleagues doing their best takes on reverse sneezes. Enjoy!