Articles with lethargy

Why is My Dog Lethargic: Listless, Weak, Barely Responsive Dog

Why is My Dog Lethargic: Listless, Weak, Barely Responsive Dog

One of the most ambiguous and yet extremely important symptoms to watch for in dogs is lethargy. The quieter your dog gets, the more serious the situation is.  lethargy [ˈleTHərjē] – lack of energy and enthusiasm; state of sleepiness or deep unresponsiveness and inactivity High urgency, low clarity Lethargy doesn’t tell you anything about the reason behind it. Anything that will…

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Rat Bait Poisoning in a Dog: Penny’s Eats Rodenticide

Rat Bait Poisoning in a Dog: Penny’s Eats Rodenticide

Rodenticides are not poisonous just to rodents. There are two kinds of mouse and rat poisons: long-acting anticoagulants (LAACS) cholecalciferol (Vitamin D3) While either of them can kill your dog, anticoagulants have an antidote, while lethal levels of Vitamin D3 do not. In my opinion, poisons that don’t have antidote should not be sold in the first place. Yet, cholecalciferol…

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