Signs and symptoms of a loss of appetite in dogs

Loss of appetite

Clearly, your dog not eating at all or just picking at his food is the most obvious sign that he has lost his appetite. However there are a variety of other symptoms that your pooch might present as well depending on the cause such as lethargy, vomiting, seeming weak and listless and if he’s not been eating enough for a while, weight loss.

Because a lack of appetite in dogs can be a sign of an underlying illness symptoms will vary from pooch to pooch but as a rule of thumb, it is a cause for concern if your dog misses two consecutive meals, especially if your dog’s not eating or drinking and is showing other symptoms of being unwell.