Hypothyroidism

Canine Hypothyroidism Diagnosis: Cookie is Hypothyroid

Canine Hypothyroidism Diagnosis: Cookie is Hypothyroid

The hardest part of dealing with hypothyroidism in your dog is getting the proper diagnosis. Hypothyroidism is both over- and under-diagnosed at the same time. Diagnosing hypothyroidism is not straight-forward. If not tested correctly, there is a high likelihood of misdiagnosis. The main reason why your dog might get wrongly diagnosed with poor thyroid function is when your vet tests…

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Unexplained Weight Gain In Dogs: Is Your Dog Struggling with Weight in spite of Diet and Exercise? Cookie Is Hypothyroid

Unexplained Weight Gain In Dogs: Is Your Dog Struggling with Weight in spite of Diet and Exercise? Cookie Is Hypothyroid

I’ve been struggling with Cookie’s weight for about two years now. Cookie spends at least three hours outside every day, doing what she loves – hunting for critters. If that is not being active, I don’t know what is. Ever since she started “filling in” I’ve been watching what she eats. Over time, I’ve been giving fewer and fewer calories while…

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