Tips For Caring For Your Senior Dog: #2

Posted by wadmin on Friday, November 11, 2016

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As your dogs get older they need more care, just like old humans. Most dog breeds are considered seniors after about 7 years. Make sure your best friend is taken care of. Here are a few tips to help keep your old dog in the best shape possible. Here is tip #2.

MONITOR BEHAVIOR: Just like humans, pets tend to become less active as they age. However, if a pet displays signs of confusion, disorientation, lethargy, loss of appetite, weight gain, weight loss, frequent potty accidents, etc., it could be a sign of a more serious condition.

Keep Gresham Animal Hospital in mind next time your dog needs a checkup, shots, vaccines, give us a call at 503.666.1600 or visit our website at: www.greshamanimalhospital.com/

SRC: www.theadvocate.com/new_orleans/news/communities/crescent_city/article_d5a85cb2-a04e-11e6-bad7-6f125d956c4c.html