The signs are so slight, you might miss them.
If your dog is getting older, pay close attention to changes in behavior, routines, physical appearance or appetite. Check with your Vet if you notice anything like….
Changes in Sleeping Cycle.
Changes in Interactions.
Accidents in the House
If a house broken dog suddenly starts going in the house, first make sure there’s not a physical issue – bladder or kidney problems. If they’ve just “forgotten” how to go outside, then they need checked.
Low Energy and Lack of Interest.
Make sure it’s not arthritis, or pain first. Look for signs of “repetitive motion” – like walking in circles, head bobbing, leg shaking or repetitive barking for no reason.