Oftentimes, dogs will chase their tails because they are a bit bored; it's a way for
... dog is compulsively chasing his tail, he can cause serious damage by biting ...
Have you about had it with your dog licking her paw nonstop? At your wit's end
over your dog biting his own tail? If you think you're uncomfortable, imagine how
Feb 21, 2012 ... Luckily, he never tries to bite it off — once he catches it, he lets go, takes a ...
There are several reasons that dogs chase their tails, including:.
Dogs have no way of communicating their maladies verbally, so the sight of a
dog chewing its ... Allergies that cause a dog to bite its tail include skin irritations
such as contact dermatitis that occur when dogs get into substances such as
soap or ...
Dog chewing tail may be caused by stress, boredom, worms, fleas or tail ... with
chewing his tail and he may be fervently chewing and biting the area. ... The vet
may also perform an x-ray to determine if there is a fracture in the tail area.
If you find you cannot distract your dog from chasing his or her tail, or you think it's
... Other superficial conditions such as skin irritation or parasite bites (eg. fleas) ...
My (otherwise healthy, but very itchy as of late) dog licked and chewed his tail so
much today that there is now a raw, bloody spot near the base ...
In this article, we will look at some of the most common reasons behind a dog
biting their tail, and what can be done to resolve it. Read on to learn more.
Not all puppies necessarily bite their tails as a form of play. Some pups may be
actually chasing and gnawing on their tails because of a local irritation. Allergies
Aug 21, 2012 ... Dogs chasing their own tails could be a sign of OCD and not a fun ... most notably
through chasing their tails or car wheels, or biting their flanks.