It needs water to dilute the mucus and stay hydrated. Giving your dog a half teaspoon to full teaspoon of honey a few times a day should be helpful to your dog in fighting off his cold.
Boil a small piece of chicken or a number of beef bones and add the broth once it has cooled to the dog s water to encourage it to drink.
How to get rid of my dog s cold. Turn up the thermostat by 2 or 3 degrees and provide plenty of warm blankets for your dog to curl up in.