Dogs Community
My Chihuahua wont gain weight. plese help!!!
About This Community:

This forum is for questions and support regarding your pet dogs!

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

My Chihuahua wont gain weight. plese help!!!

I have a two year old female Chihuahua and she is only 3 pounds. She will not gain any weight. She gets bored with her found and turns her nose up to her dog food. So I am constantly buying new dog food. You can see her ribs and her spine and the vet says she is healthy so I dont know what I am doing wrong. I feed her 3 times a day but sometimes she just wont eat. Not sure if someone knows about a good dog food for Chihuahuas. Please help. Thanks
Related Discussions
675347_tn?1365464245
When you say "The vet says she is healthy" do you mean the vet has run tests on her to be certain there is nothing wrong with her health? And these tests have come up negative?

I'm afraid I don't know a great deal specifically about Chihuahuas. But any dog who won't eat, is losing weight, or won't gain, to the point of having prominent bones, I am sure needs a good checking-out.
Would it be possible for you to get a second opinion?

This may be money spent with no solution yet. If her health really is absolutely fine, but she just isn't interested in food, well that is a little unusual, but as I said I don't know enough about these dogs. Hopefully someone will answer who does have experience.

I wish you and her well.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Dogs Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Cannabis Article from NORTH Mag...
Jul 20 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
3 Reasons Why You are Still Binge E...
Jul 14 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eating: What Your Closet ...
Jul 09 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Dogs Answerers
974371_tn?1364538460
Blank
Margot49
Central Valley, CA
462827_tn?1333172552
Blank
Misfits4Me
OK
675347_tn?1365464245
Blank
ginger899
United Kingdom
441382_tn?1329196690
Blank
Ghilly
Bay City, TX
612551_tn?1247839157
Blank
Jerry_NJ
NJ
1916673_tn?1388595391
Blank
tonyb286
Blackpool, United Kingdom