Definitions for "Kennel Cough"
respiratory tract infection in dogs. Very contagious.
is a contagious upper respiratory disease of dogs which can progress to pneumonia. It spreads quickly from dog to dog in close confinement. Symptoms: persistent, dry hacking cough.
The most common cause of this disease is either a parainfluenza virus or a Bordetella bacteria. The disease causes a dry hacking cough.