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
Although your puppy's teeth will naturally fall out to make room for their adult teeth, wobbly teeth in adult dogs is cause for concern.
Just like people, dogs cough if their airways are irritated or if they need to clear something.
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.
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.