If your dog or cat is choking, you need to approach him carefully, as he's probably scared and more apt to bite -- if necessary, apply the Heimlich maneuver. http://healthypets.mercola.com/sites/healthypets/archive/2015/01/14/pets-heimlich-maneuver-cpr.aspx
Principle 5 for Achieving Balance: Honor your dog's instincts
Because dogs are animals and species first, they all share a common set of instincts. They are connected to nature, live in the moment, communicate with energy and, as pack animals, seek calm and assertive leadership.
In Part 1 of this article I introduced the Whys and Benefits of dog massage. Here I’ll follow up with my three favorite basic and effective moves you can do for your dog. Putting the Moves On Your Dog You probably already do some version of these moves subconsciously. That’s because your dog guides you. You just …