Dogs have no way of communicating their maladies verbally, so the sight of a
dog chewing its own tail is an alarming one, and it means one of a number of ...
If you notice your dog really going after her tail a lot and trying to nip at it and
chew on it, you may want to schedule a trip to the vet. Sometimes dogs will chase
Oct 30, 2015 ... Is your dog biting, gnawing, or chewing at the base of her tail? Allergies, injury,
infection, or stress may be the reason!
The chewing of the tail can lead to infections, as the dog is able to cause ... The
vet may also perform an x-ray to determine if there is a fracture in the tail area.
Nov 13, 2016 ... By Karen A. Soukiasian. At one time or another, most puppies or dogs chase or
bite their tails. It's something to do, and it's fun. Many dog ...
If your dog seems to spend a lot of time biting, chewing or licking his tail, this ...
we will look at some of the most common reasons behind a dog biting their tail, ...
Feb 21, 2012 ... Luckily, he never tries to bite it off — once he catches it, he lets go, takes a little
break ... Marty Becker, DVM: Why do dogs chase their own tails?
Oct 4, 2010 ... I wonder if dogs can tell if their owner is under a lot of stress and they .... his tail to
the point it would bleed then scab over, he'd bite it again and ...
If you find you cannot distract your dog from chasing his or her tail, or you think ...
an alternate activity, such as playing with a ball, training, feeding or a chew toy.
Does she chew her tail when you are home?<<< ... I was going to start weaning
her off dog food and onto a diet of things like organic meats, ...