Border Collie Loses Weight In Front Of A Yellow Backdrop

Sudden weight loss is always something to be concerned about. Weight loss is not a disease but a symptom associated with another cause. If you notice weight loss in your dog, make an appointment with your doctor.

A black and white border collie standing in front of a yellow backdrop

Gastrointestinal upset can be one of the main causes of weight loss for dogs. GI upset can include vomiting, diarrhea, lethargy, loss of appetite, and dehydration. Diabetes in dogs is a condition in which the body is either unable to produce enough amounts of insulin, or when the body fails to utilize insulin properly. Weight gain is never normal. It should always be taken seriously. As they age, try to keep track of their weight. Back to the Mail Online home page. . . .

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