Dog Veterinary

Ask a Dog Vet and Get Answers to Your Dog Health Questions

Ask a Dog Veterinarian,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Dog Veterinary

It's not so much training as problems with getting him to

Customer Question
Hi, it's not so much...
Hi, it's not so much training as problems with getting him to eat anything but Belvita Breakfast Biscuits. My elderly parents got Giz from a dog rescue organisation. They had him for 3 years and then had to move into an aged care facility. He is a good little dog but very very anxious and as above will not eat anything but biscuits. We tried not giving him any biscuits and gave him everything else we could think of in those 3 days but he would not eat. Do you have any ideas on the anxiety and eating habits?
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog training's name?
Customer: As far as we know he has not had any training.
JA: Is there anything else the Dog Trainer should be aware of about the dog training?
Customer: Nothing other he is not very affectionate, he follow us around everywhere but does not like to be picked up or cuddled, he puts up with it but is not fussed.
Submitted: 5 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Answered in 1 hour by:
6/28/2017
Dog Veterinarian: Scott Perry, Dog Veterinarian replied 5 months ago
Scott Perry
Scott Perry, Dog Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 1,623
Experience: DVM
Verified

Hello. My name is***** and I am a veterinarian that can answer your question. I understand that Giz has a history of anxiety and is only eating Belvita Biscuits. Is that a correct summary?

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Dog Veterinarian: Scott Perry, Dog Veterinarian replied 5 months ago

You may receive a request for a phone call. This is automatically offered by the website, but you do not have to accept it. I can not stop the offer from being made, but I am able to answer your question with the chat box only if you prefer it.

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Ask Scott Perry Your Own Question
Scott Perry
Scott Perry
Scott Perry, Dog Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 1,623
1,623 Satisfied Customers
Experience: DVM

Scott Perry is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Debbie

Dr. Debbie

Dog Veterinarian

902 satisfied customers

Companion animal veterinarian practicing for over 10 years.

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

16,112 satisfied customers

UC Davis graduate, emphasis in dermatology, internal medicine, pain management

Dr. Gary

Dr. Gary

Dog Veterinarian

9,973 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dog Veterinarian

9,833 satisfied customers

BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }

Dr. Scott

Dr. Scott

Veterinarian

9,615 satisfied customers

15 years of small animal, equine and pocket pet medicine and surgery.

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

9,077 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Rebecca

Rebecca

Dog Veterinarian

7,608 satisfied customers

More than 30 years of companion animal practice.

< Previous | Next >

Related Dog Veterinary Questions
Having had many dogs with no problem in potty training, I am
Having had many dogs with no problem in potty training, I am at my wits end with my one year old Pomerian. I did not spay him as I hope to use him for stud one time. How much help does neutering do in… read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Dog Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
7,608 satisfied customers
My house trained 9 year old pom/corgi is randomly pooping in
Hello, my house trained 9 year old pom/corgi is randomly pooping in the house when we are not home. He has done it three times in the past week and they are huge, solid poops. And he is still pooping … read more
Dr. Ann M.
Dr. Ann M.
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,592 satisfied customers
I have an 8 year old male goldendoodle. He is house trained,
I have an 8 year old male goldendoodle. He is house trained, but has been having loss of bladder x 2 days with a strong odor. He does not seem to strain or have pain. He has also been drinking a lot m… read more
Dr Z
Dr Z
Small Animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,715 satisfied customers
I just picked up my dog from a board and train. They noted
I just picked up my dog from a board and train. They noted that she was having trouble peeing. I now notice the same thing this evening and her breath smells like rubbing alcohol. Can I take her to th… read more
Dr. Nicole
Dr. Nicole
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
274 satisfied customers
It's not dog training as much as animal behavior. Two
two dogs...Clara -2 years, Great Pyr....and EJ 6 years small mutt...both fixed females … read more
Scott Perry
Scott Perry
Dog Veterinarian
1,623 satisfied customers
My 6 year old dog ate our puppies training pad. Duke. He has
He has already had 6 inches of small intestine removed in December for eating piece of a scatter mat… read more
Dr. Deb
Dr. Deb
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
557 satisfied customers
What is best training if my dog has started to nip? Scout, a
what is best training if my dog has started to nip? … read more
Scott Perry
Scott Perry
Dog Veterinarian
1,623 satisfied customers
She has lapsed with house training. Developed anxiety and
She has lapsed with house training. Developed anxiety and restless behavior. She also developed saggy skin in her nipple area. Rash by her tail base and surrounding area. She has been spayed and is ni… read more
Dr. Alleyne
Dr. Alleyne
Veterinary associate
Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine
1,072 satisfied customers
Idk he seemed to be doing great with potty training. Them
Idk he seemed to be doing great with potty training. Them all of a sudden he started going potty in the house and very frequently I must add. Not only that but his stool is very watery and had been fo… read more
DakotaSouthFive
DakotaSouthFive
Independent Contractor
High School or GED
10 satisfied customers
My dog is house trained but lately he has been peeing in one
My dog is house trained but lately he has been peeing in one room … read more
Jane Lefler
Jane Lefler
Dog Behaviorist/Trainer/Breeder/Health
3.75 GPA 36cr. Multiple Tech traini
0 satisfied customers
How do I potty train a baby yorkie? She's stubborn!! I take
How do I potty train a baby yorkie ? She's stubborn!! I take her out every hour !!! She's peed 1 time for my hubby !!… read more
Dr. Deb
Dr. Deb
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
557 satisfied customers
My puppy has roundworms and is still being potty trained so
My puppy has roundworms and is still being potty trained so he sometimes has accidents on the carpet and I am pregnant while I clean up his poop I always have a bag over my hand wash my hands thorough… read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
4,408 satisfied customers
It's not so much training as problems with getting him to
Hi, it's not so much training as problems with getting him to eat anything but Belvita Breakfast Biscuits. My elderly parents got Giz from a dog rescue organisation. They had him for 3 years and then … read more
Scott Perry
Scott Perry
Dog Veterinarian
1,623 satisfied customers
My dog came home from a day of obedience training, he ate
hi, my dog came home from a day of obedience training, he ate dinner, then 2 hours later vomited it all up and is now lethargic and drooling … read more
Katherine Schmidt
Katherine Schmidt
Associate Veterinarian
DVM
304 satisfied customers
We've been going through basic training with Miles and he's
.We've been going through basic training with Miles Davis and he's done pretty well - we haven't worked on "Come" or "Wait" much yet - stay is pretty good - sit he's 100%. Last night, the gate was lef… read more
Jane Lefler
Jane Lefler
Dog Behaviorist/Trainer/Breeder/Health
3.75 GPA 36cr. Multiple Tech traini
0 satisfied customers
My dog is house trained and knows not to pee or poop n
my dog is house trained and knows not to pee or poop n house. well she ate a couple m&ms and since has diaarhia and pooping in house. … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
3,441 satisfied customers
It's not really a training question...I have an 8 year old
It's not really a training question...I have an 8 year old male maltese/havanese mis--he has been the perfect dog in every way--smart, mellow, loving....We have 2 homes--one in boston and the other in… read more
Dr. John
Dr. John
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
5,047 satisfied customers
It's not a training question per sey... maybe it is? Our 11
It's not a training question per sey... maybe it is? Our 11 yr old cockle spaniel, Bailey, was diagnosed with a large tumor on his spleen 3 weeks ago, and the vet said he wouldn't make it thru surgery… read more
Dr. Bruce
Dr. Bruce
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
9,077 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x