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How to handle common problems in dogs?

It is very normal for a dog to have some discomfort from time to time. After a certain treatment, it is usually not a problem. But the premise is that the owner will deal with these problems accurately. For example, if the common cold is ignored, the patient will pass, or the dog will be treated indiscriminately, it would only complicate a problem that would otherwise be easily solved.

1. Vomiting:

Dogs are prone to vomiting. It does not matter if they vomit before and after, especially if they eat their own vomit after vomiting. But if you have multiple bouts of vomiting throughout the day or several days in a row, then it’s a serious condition that requires you to get your dog to a doctor in time rather than dragging him around the house.


2. Diarrhea:

Also a relatively common symptom, diarrhea is due to intestinal material through rapid or intestinal mucosal lesions, intestinal mucosa secretion caused by hyperfunction. If the diarrhea is not very serious, then it can be normal to provide a certain amount of food, if a day of diarrhea many times, then the owner does not feed the dog food, can first boil some porridge to feed the dog.

3. Loss of appetite:

Loss of appetite is mostly due to illness, the original disease is not cured naturally will not have the appetite, but if the dog can not vomit, nausea, the owner can give the dog a little liquid food, if the dog is not always allowed to eat, their spirits will only get worse.

4. Nasal Mucus:

Cold is the common cause of Nasal Mucus, at this time with cotton, or cotton swab wipe, wipe clean, in order to avoid dry nose crack, owners can use daub olive oil. When there is eye excrement, you can use 2% boric acid water to wipe with cotton, and then point on the non-irritating eye drops. For puppies, it’s best to take them to the hospital for an infectious disease test.

5. Fever:

Fever is caused by the dog’s illness, is the body and the performance of disease resistance, high fever if prolonged too long will make physical weakness, must be done to reduce body temperature measures. High fever will cause the pulse to beat faster, the absorption rate increases to aspiration difficulty, these should be paid special attention. In case of fever, first, feed the dog mainly to reduce the fever, the owner should try to prepare some veterinary medicine, according to the requirements of the amount to feed the dog.


6. Cough:

A cough is a defensive reaction in which secretions or foreign objects are expelled from the trachea. A person without phlegm is called a dry cough. A person with phlegm is called a wet cough. Most coughs occur when eating, exercising or barking, easy to cough when suffering from various inhaler diseases and heart disease. If the cough is too intense, the sputum and food in the stomach will spit out.

7. Skin disease:

Dog Skin Ph 6.2-8.6 between the weak acid and alkaline, so easily infected with bacteria and skin diseases, especially in the summer because of the regulation of body temperature, skin blood vessels dilate, the blood in the viscera decreased, resulting in a reduction in digestive function, sebaceous gland sebaceous secretion is reduced, easy to suffer from external stimulation and inflammation, so summer is the season of the high incidence of skin diseases. Skin diseases can be itching, dogs can scratch and get sick, and dogs can lick and get poisoned by external medicine, so be careful not to let the dog lick the medicine. The owner can put the dog on an Elizabeth Collar, prevents the dog from biting or licking the affected part of the skin when it is itchy. External use of drugs is not just coated, the owner should also rub with the hand, let the affected part of the dog to absorb, and the owner does not paint the drug very thick, such a practice is not correct.