Submit Articles A Collection of Informative and Interesting Articles  

Common Dog Vomiting Reasons: Why Do Dogs Throw Up Often and its Treatments

BY: David Prakash Kumar | Category: Pets | Submitted: 2010-05-27 06:58:39
       No Photo
Article Summary: "Dogs may throw up due to various reasons and if you have a pet dog, then you should know the reason to assess the seriousness of the condition. Read all about it here..."

Share with Facebook Share with Linkedin Share with Twitter Share with Pinterest Email this article

Dogs are kept in homes as pets. In spite of all the care that you may give your dog, they seem to suffer from various kinds of problems. One of the common problems that is seen in dogs and makes the dog owners to suffer a lot is the problem of the dogs throwing up. Dogs can throw up for varying reasons, but there are some reasons that are more common than the others and knowledge of these conditions is very essential for every dog lover because you will be able to make sure that your dog is not very sick and also treat the dog accordingly.

The common reasons due to which dogs can throw up are as follows:

1. Indigestion:

The most common reason for the dogs to throw up their food is the indigestion that they suffer from. The dogs can suffer from this problem quite often and this is the reason for them to throw up. If you have seen a dog eating, you will notice that they gobble up their food and this causes the problem of indigestion. As the food is not digested, the dogs usually throw up what they have eaten.

2. Quick eating:

Many dogs eat very quickly because they feel that this might be the last meal that they are eating. When this happens, they can suffer from indigestion and this may be the reason for them to throw up. Dogs that eat very quickly also do not have the thought to actually chew or break the food into smaller parts. They gobble it up quickly and end up with indigestion that leads to throwing up all the food that was consumed.

3. Abnormal food:

Many dogs eat food that is abnormal and this can also cause the dogs to throw up. If you provide a particular kind of food to the dog regularly and then during one point of time, the consistency and also the kind of food is changed, it will lead to the dog to start throwing up.

4. Diseases:

Certain diseases can also cause the dog to start throwing up. There are many times when the dogs have diseases of the brain or even diseases of the digestive system. Each of these diseases can cause the dog to have difficulty in not only consuming the food, but the difficulty will also be in the swallowing of the food. Each of this can cause the dog to throw up. In the presence of any diseases, early identification is very important to cure the dog of the problem.

5. No reason at all:

There are some dogs that throw up without any reason at all. In these cases, you could ignore these instances, but you should make sure that you try to get the dog examined by the vet once so that you are sure that there are no underlying diseases that is causing the dog to throw up. In these cases, make sure that the dog has simple food that is consistent and that will decrease the frequency of the dog throwing up.

About Author / Additional Info:

Comments on this article: (0 comments so far)

Comment Comment By Comment Date

Leave a Comment   |   Article Views: 19790

Additional Articles:
•   Positive Attitude is Key to Success

•   Origin and History of Rottweilers

•   Malaysia Tours - Explore Beauty of Top Tourist Destinations

•   What Do You Like to Read ?

Latest Articles in "Pets" category:
•   The Unconcious Mind in Working with Pit Bulls

•   Pit Bull Personalities

•   Becoming Comfortable With Pit Bull Dogs

•   Pet Therapy in Alzheimer's Facilities

•   Beginning a Pet Ministry

•   Working With Mouthy Dogs

•   Dust Masks Used in the Cat Kennel

Important Disclaimer: All articles on this website are for general information only and is not a professional or experts advice. We do not own any responsibility for correctness or authenticity of the information presented in this article, or any loss or injury resulting from it. We do not endorse these articles, we are neither affiliated with the authors of these articles nor responsible for their content. Please see our disclaimer section for complete terms.
Page copy protected against web site content infringement by Copyscape
Copyright © 2010 - Do not copy articles from this website.
| Home | Disclaimer | Xhtml |