Dog Health Chart

CONDITIONSYMPTOMSTREATMENTPREVENTION
Addison's Disease
  • Lethargy
  • Lack of appetite 
  • Vomiting
  • Weight loss
  • Diarrhea
  • Shaking
  • Increased frequency of urination 
  • Increased thirst
  • Injections
  • Oral Medication

  • Not Preventable
  • Dogs with this disease should not be bred.

Alopecia
(Hair Loss) caused by Follicular Dysplasia
  • Episodes of hair loss particularly on the torso

  • Oral medications to stimulate hair growth
  • Topical solutions and shampoos
  • Check the puppy’s parents for hair loss
  • Though not necessarily preventable, environmental stressors such as illness or surgery may trigger it.