MINIATURE SchNAuzer 9 Years Old. Lethargic. Looks Very Uncomfortable. Every So Often Stands Up And Makes A Movement That Mimics Humping But Isn't. Urine Dark Yellow, Can You Help?


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Physical examination and medical history are basic requirements for the diagnosis of your dog's problems. Lethargy is one of the general signs of illness in dogs that is characterized by delay in response to external stimuli and reduced activities. If lethargic signs in dogs last for more than 24 hours than visit to vet is necessary. Following are common reasons of lethargy in dogs.

1. Electrolyte imbalance
2. Anemia
3. Cardiovascular disorders
4. Infections
5. Hormonal disorders
6. Cancer
7. Skin and eye diseases
8. Toxic reactions
9. Side effects of medicines
10. Immune diseases

Your dog might be having musculoskeletal problems that are causing pain abnormal position while standing up. So, take him to vet for accurate diagnosis and treatment.

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