. Swallowing of bones, eating remnants, car accidents, poisoning, tick infestation and parvo-viral infections are the leading causes of death in dogs.Knowing more about these conditions would help your dog to live a long, rewarding and fulfilling life.
Inside the neck of a dog, the throat lies behind the trachea (wind pipe). So, if a bone lodges in the throat, it would put pressure on the wind pipe and reduce the amount of air that the pet can breathe in or out.
bone can puncture the throat, stomach or intestines of the animal and result in its death.