Hypothyroidism (Low Thyroid levels) can be very harmful to your dog.
The disease has many different symptoms that may go unnoticed, such as:
- Cold intolerance
- Dull coat
- Excessive Shedding
- Excessive thirst
- Weight gain without and increase of appetite
- Regurgitation of food or water
Hypothyroidism if left untreated, can result in many medical conditions such as
- Corneal Ulcers
- Some of these conditions can be life threatening.
It is HIGHLY recommended to get annual bloodwork that includes a Thyroid panel every year. Come by the office today to get your panel done!