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Hi, Welcome to Just Answer. I'm Chris, a small animal Vet based in the UK. I am reviewing your question and will get back to you as soon as possible
It does sound like his symptoms are indeed quite typical of kennel cough. Usually the cause is viral and self resolving over 2-3 days. So long as he is bright, active and eating/drinking then you can usually manage this at home. Soft/wet food and some honey in warm water can.help to sooth things, cough syrups are of little help and some can be harmful to dogs so I would avoid them.
If things are not improving after 3 days, or he seems lethargic or off his food then I would advise a check up with your vet.
I hope that helps? Please let me know if you need any further help or advice.
Indeed it will be contagious so avoid contact with other dogs until the signs have fully resolved. Your vets can make allowances to see her in a different area of the practice etc if she did need to go there but hopefully this will not be necessary.
Apologies! I hope he recovers quickly
Ok great to hear.
Around 7-14 days, but it depends on the exact strain (viral or bacterial)