Area of concern
- Abdomen (tummy)
- Anus (bottom)
- Brain and nerves
- Female parts: vagina and uterus
- Head, face and neck
- Legs, paws and claws
- Male parts: penis, testicles and prostate
- Mammary glands (breasts)
- Mouth and Teeth
- Skin and fur
Just like people, dogs can be allergic to something in their food. This often causes skin and/or tummy problems.
Antibiotics treat infections caused by bacteria. They don’t help with infections caused by other bugs such as viruses.
Appetites do vary between dogs but if your dog’s eating habits have changed it’s often a sign of a problem.
Choking is a serious life-threatening problem that needs immediate action. A choking pet will have difficulty breathing, will make choking sounds and might paw at their mouth.
Download our free pet medication planner so you know when to give your pet their medication, especially if they have lots of different tablets.