Do dogs feel sick when they have diarrhea?
Often, if a pet has vomiting or diarrhea, they may be feeling down compared to their normal selves—less energetic and less playful. They may also eat less, due to nausea or stomach pain, or inability to keep food down. Just like for humans, an upset stomach is no fun for your furkids.
Do dogs feel bad when they have diarrhea?With large bowel diarrhea, your dog may be supremely uncomfortable and the continued straining will only make the irritation worse. In that case, your veterinarian can administer medications to ease the discomfort and to make your dog feel better more quickly.
What are the symptoms of diarrhea in dogs?
What are additional signs of diarrhea in dogs?
- Loss of appetite.
- Drooling secondary to nausea.
- Watery to soft stool consistency.
- Voluminous amounts of stool (small bowel) versus small, mucous-y, bloody spotting (large bowel)