Dog

Get your dog care questions answered by Experts

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Dog Questions
What isn't? He is on phenobarbital. He was taking 1/2 pill
What isn't? He is on phenobarbital. He was taking 1/2 pill twice daily. This past weekend he had three grand Mal seizures while on the meds. They upped it to 3/4 of a pill 2x per day. He is panting a … read more
Joan
Joan
Vet Tech
Private
5,579 satisfied customers
I have a 17 year old schnauzer/terrier mix, whose health has
I have a 17 year old schnauzer/terrier mix, whose health has started to decline in the last 6 months, senior cognative disorder, peeing and pooping in the house, not seeing or hearing very well, paces… read more
Candy
Candy
Veterinary Technician
7,973 satisfied customers
west highland white terrier: 13 year old..arthritis..drinks..tail
The reason I am writing this question is should I get My 13 year old westhighland white terrier put to sleep. he has been diagnosed with congestive heart failure he also has suffered from arthritis fo… read more
Dr. Bruce
Dr. Bruce
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
2,814 satisfied customers
I have an old (12 years old) labrador retriever and for the
I have an old (12 years old) labrador retriever and for the last year he has been on pain medication for arthritis. At night when he is sleeping his back legs jump uncontrollably. Over the last month … read more
Dr. Ann M.
Dr. Ann M.
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,534 satisfied customers
My 15..mix..last 6 months, has lost a lot of hair, gained 14 pounds
My 15 1/2 yr old Lhasa/American Eskimo mix developed Cushings disease these last 6 months, has lost a lot of hair, gained 14 pounds, constantly wAnts food and water resulting in numerous household acc… read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
14,568 satisfied customers
lab: 14 yr old..urinating or having problems with accidents..2x
We are having a problem with our 14 yr old chocolate lab. 50% of her vision is gone. She has been urinating or having problems with accidents in the house 2x a day. This is not her normal. it has been… read more
NancyH
NancyH
Pet/Animal Care Expert
Bachelor Degree
19,712 satisfied customers
yorkie: 10 years old..blind..mild heart attack..enlarged heart
I need some help. I have an old yorkie, 10 years old who recently went completely blind and then had a mild heart attack and was diagnosed with an enlarged heart and will now need to take heart medica… read more
NancyH
NancyH
Pet/Animal Care Expert
Bachelor Degree
19,712 satisfied customers
I want to choose between a German Shepherd and a Belgium Malinois.
I want to choose between a German Shepherd and a Belgium Malinois. Which is a better breed ? I want a family pet and I do have kids at home (aged 3 and 10) but the dog will be required to guard my fam… read more
NancyH
NancyH
Pet/Animal Care Expert
Bachelor Degree
19,712 satisfied customers
I have a 16 year old pug. He has had a cough for over a year
I have a 16 year old pug. He has had a cough for over a year that according to my vet is age related and it has gotten worse, the coughing no causes him to pee. He has frequent accidents in the house.… read more
Dr.Caroline
Dr.Caroline
Veterinarian small animals
Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine
65 satisfied customers
I have a large dog a mastfiff-english mastiff mix 7 years
I have a large dog a mastfiff-english mastiff mix 7 years old with dispilaca in both hips, she needs help in getting up to go the bathroom and she not eating like normal she seems to be in pain while … read more
Dr. Whitehead
Dr. Whitehead
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,066 satisfied customers
ROTTIE: MY 11..ARTHRITIS..HER BACK LEG IS NOW GIVING OUT ALSO..BRED
MY 11 YR. OLD GRANDPET ROXY IS A ROTTIE AND NOW HAS BEEN DX WITH ARTHRITIS IN THE LEFT PAW AND IS LIMPIING SOMETHING AWLFUL, SHE'S ON RIMYDAL AND PAIN MEDS, TRAMIDOL BUT NOTHING IS WORKING, HER BACK L… read more
Dr. Schillig
Dr. Schillig
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
205 satisfied customers
Hi, I got my Border Collie-Lab mix (Riley, age 6) when he was
Hi, I got my Border Collie-Lab mix (Riley, age 6) when he was a puppy. And up until about a year ago, Riley was my only dog. And then my husband and I adopted a Cairn Terrier-Bischon mix (Capone, now … read more
Sally G.
Sally G.
Dog Training Consultant
High School or GED
10,242 satisfied customers
dog: predisone..pred and have attempted to put her on deramax again
When do you know it is time to put your dog down. My cocker is 15+/- years old and has lower back problems and predisone eases it but then makes her crazy, sleepless nights for both. I just took her o… read more
Walter
Walter
Just Answer Consultant
6,024 satisfied customers
soft coated wheaten terrier: My vet..tests on my 14 1/..Renal Failure
My vet is doing some tests on my 14 1/2 year old soft coated wheaton terrier Boomer. We''ll know if he is starting with Renal Failure early next week. My husband and I are getting ready to leave our h… read more
Walter
Walter
Just Answer Consultant
6,024 satisfied customers
dog: 14 year old..tail wagging..barking..He sleeps all day
Our 14 year old Springer Spaniel has suddenly changed its behaviour from being a tail wagging, barking, happy and obedient dog to a pacing, viscious and unhappy dog. He sleeps all day and can only be … read more
UKVETJH
UKVETJH
Veterinary Surgeon and acupuncturist
Bachelor's Degree
383 satisfied customers
Please tell me I did the right thing; my 14 yr old terrier ...
Please tell me I did the right thing; my 14 yr old terrier mix has been failing quickly for the last month;she was now completely blind, almost deaf, back legs arthritic-couldn't go up and down the st… read more
Rebekah Haferbecker
Rebekah Haferbecker
Customer Care Specialist
Associate Degree
64 satisfied customers
What do I do if my dog bit me I had to have stitches, and ...
What do I do if my dog bit me? I had to have stitches, and my dog may have actually broken my hand. What should I do with my dog?… read more
Martha Windisch
Martha Windisch
Certified Professional Dog Trainer
Master's Degree
72 satisfied customers
black lab: year old female..11/12-year old (rescued..adopted
We have a 15-year old female black lab who is totally deaf, very arthritic (but, gets around okay) and poops in the house more often than not. We also have an 11/12-year old (rescued and adopted) fema… read more
Joni
Joni
Certified Veterinary Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,048 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.

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:

You are a light at the end of scary tunnel when $ are tight, but people need professional help to turn to for help with their dear pets!

LinhCharleston, WV

$1,000 spent at his vet, and I finally get the correct diagnosis from Nancy Holmes for $15

CarolCedar Hill, MO

I think this is the greatest web site in the world. Thanks to all!

JudyNew Haven, CT

I have referred several friends to your web site. I'm impressed with how easy it is to use your site, the Experts available and the quickness of answers.

NinaUSA

I am completely pleased with the quick response that I received in our time of need for our dog, Jasmine. I couldn't believe how quick the response was and I thank you. It's good to know you're there!!

Jasmine's MomUSA

Please let everyone involved with your site know that your Expert, Dr. Lucy, has saved my dog's life. I will recommend your site to all my pet loving friends. Thank you again for simply being there!

Sonya GEasley, SC

Last night my Expert spent close to 3 hours working with me on my dog's illness. Thank you so much for this opportunity to share in her care and knowledge!

Cathie MPompano Beach, FL

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Gary

Dr. Gary

Dog Veterinarian

3,044 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ

Joan

Joan

Vet Tech

5,579 satisfied customers

Vet Tech for over 35+ years working w/Dogs/Rescues

Candy

Candy

Veterinary Technician

7,973 satisfied customers

Practicing Veterinary Technician for 26 years.Former Veterinary Practice Owner, Technician Trainer

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dr Scott Nimmo

Small Animal Veterinarian.

5,194 satisfied customers

BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

4,911 satisfied customers

UC Davis Graduate, Interests: Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Pain Management

Theresa

Theresa

A Voice for Your Pet

4,705 satisfied customers

19+ years experience in small animal medicine

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

2,814 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

< Previous | Next >

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