Articles with loss of appetite

Is Loss of Appetite an Emergency?

Is Loss of Appetite an Emergency?

There are many physiological as well as psychological reasons a dog can lose interest in food. The reasons for your dog’s anorexia might be well-known, such as with Jasmine’s IBD, or any chronic disease. Your dog’s stomach might be upset from a prior adventure in the garbage can or otherwise getting their paws on something they should not have eaten. Stress…

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Loss of Appetite in a Puppy: A Puppy That Doesn’t Want To Eat Or Play Is An Emergency—Aurora’s Story

Loss of Appetite in a Puppy: A Puppy That Doesn’t Want To Eat Or Play Is An Emergency—Aurora’s Story

Parvovirus is a serious, highly contagious disease that can be fatal. Unvaccinated puppies and dogs with compromised immune system are most susceptible. Common parvo symptoms include: lethargy loss of appetite fever vomiting severe and often bloody diarrhea Thank you, Dr. Krista, for sharing Aurora’s story. Aurora’s story The first day that I met these girls was a Sunday. The newest…

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Canine Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Jasmine’s IBD—Undiagnosed For Five Years

Canine Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Jasmine’s IBD—Undiagnosed For Five Years

Inflammatory bowel disease is a syndrome caused by an immune reaction to chronic irritation of the GI tract. The cause is poorly understood but the result is immune cells infiltrating the tissues of the gastrointestinal tissues. The common theorized causes are chronic parasites, bacterial infections, or food allergies. Symptoms can vary in severity but commonly consist of chronic vomiting, diarrhea…

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Symptoms To Watch For In Your Dog: Loss Of Appetite

I think this is one of the most unappreciated symptoms, particularly when the dog eats some or is thought to be a picky eater. For the longest time, we came to believe that Jasmine just wasn’t so interested in food … A dog that just isn’t so interested in food? Is there such a thing? I don’t believe so. Either…

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