I would most appreciate it if you found an answer if you could share it with me. She has recently been going in anxious circles biting at her butt. If you have got some bacon hidden away in there then you just may have found your answer. My dog only licks things when we go out for a walk. He will drink water and I have limited it to him in smaller amounts because at first he would drink a lot and then throw up.
Here's another pug quirk -- climbing up onto your head or shoulders when you pick them up. LOL He also loves my lavendar scented lotion- I try to keep him from licking it as much as I can since it can't be great for him- but he still tries really hard! March 24, Permalink. Often there is no reason, and occasionally the reason is so obscure that you could not figure it out if you were Sherlock Holmes himself. Do you have any thoughts?
My dog only licks things when we go out for a walk. Then tests were performed on their gastrointestinal GI systems, and based on any abnormalities that were discovered, those were treated accordingly. She provides consultations by phone and Skype. Lora Mar 8, at 7: We have noticed especially when she is tired and wants to nap that she licks - almost like it puts her to sleep. I have a chi and she is my obsessive licker, no health issues but if we are in bed she is either licking the sheets or comforter or me, if we are up if she isnt walking around she is licking whatever she is near. How does one stop this behavior which is not socially and hygeine wise correct and acceptable?
Sometimes the reason for compulsive licking can't be determined. I actually enjoyed reading it, you may be a great author. I know now that it is normal. I had to find a way to teach her that at times it is not acceptable to do that. What could be wrong with him? It takes him a couple days to recover from this. I have a 8 month old chorkie and recently he stopped eating but drinks water more often than usual he walks with his tail tucked and like he's tiptoeing on his hind legs.