The language barrier between humans and our four-legged friends makes communication with our pets difficult. However, if you know what to look for, you can effectively decipher what your pet is trying to tell you. Often, animals will act out in ways that provide us insight into their needs. Armed with the right information, you can more easily determine if your pet is displaying a warning sign of an illness.
Dr. Jeff Werber, a Los Angeles based veterinarian, encourages pet owners to be aware of common symptoms of illnesses. Dr. Jeff said, “Only a healthy pet is a happy companion. Assuring your pet’s daily well-being requires regular care and close attention to any hint of ill health.”
Education is a great way to start effective communication between pets and their owners. An awareness of normal/abnormal pet behavior can open the door to understanding the needs of your animal. If your pet displays any of the following issues, contact your local veterinarian:
Learn 8 Common Illness Signals from Pets
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