Why is my dog acting weak and tired?
Things that can make your dog lethargic and weak can range from infection and disease to pain and medication. And because weakness and lethargy can indicate anything from a chronic condition to a life-threatening illness, you should always talk to your vet when you notice either symptom.
What’s wrong with my dog if he is shaking?
Shivering and trembling may be symptoms of something serious — like poisoning, kidney disease, or injury. So, if your dog suddenly starts trembling or shivering, it’s important to take note of other symptoms such as diarrhea, vomiting, or limping. Then talk to your vet right away.
How old is the Lady on senior Shelties?
Lady is 13 years old with boundless energy. Here she is trying to climb a tree to get to a squirrel. About 7 months ago we were contacted by our local shelter about Toby who was 10 years old and his owner had died. The nephew was supposed to keep Toby or find a good home for Toby so the nephew dropped Toby off at the shelter.
Can a Sheltie sleep in his crate at night?
No potty accidents. Loves to nap and sleep at night in his crate but will also sleep on a dog pillow or blanket. Chewie is heartworm positive but is being treated and should make a complete and speedy recovery. If a larger, older sheltie is right for you, you will not be disappointed in this sweet and loving boy.
How old is Chewie from the Sheltie rescue?
Chewie is at Sheltie Rescue of East TN. For more information contact Gail at [email protected] An Adoption Application can be found at www.sheltierescueetn.com Meet Honey, our newest rescue catching up on some needed sleep. She’s 13 years old, and sweet as sweet can be.
Can a senior Sheltie walk on a leash?
Nicky is learning to come when called and walk on a leash…both things that are difficult when a little one is so fearful of his surroundings. A fenced yard is a must as well as having a crate since he is crate dependent. Nicky is house trained and hasn’t had a single accident.