How do I know if my dog is sick?

Is your furry friend acting strange? Is she not her usual self? Check out these signs to tell if your dog may be sick.

Always consult your veterinarian if you feel your pet may be sick.

 

Not Eating

The most obvious sign of a sick dog is when she stops eating. If her appetite does not come back after a full day then something could be wrong.

 

Drinking More Water

If your dog is drinking more water than usual – this is an indication that something might not be quite right.

 

Hiding Out

Not laying on your lap. Unusually strange behavior.

 

Her Eyes

Are her eyes cloudy, bloodshot, pupils dilated, or a sad look that you had not seen before? The eyes are the window to everything.

 

Potty Issues

Is it unusua that your sweet girl is peeing on the floor? Abnormal accidents are a sign of troublr. lso, runny stool or blood in the stool are red flags.

 

Aggressive Behavior

This is a clear and definite sign of something being wrong.

 

Lots of Licking

Is she licking her paws a lot? This may be a sign of allergy. If your dog is licking far more than normal they may be trying to tell you and your veterinarian something.