Signs of Hypothermia in DogsComments Off on Signs of Hypothermia in Dogs
All pets can get hypothermia in cold weather but short haired, young/old, skinny and diabetic dogs are more susceptible. Look for the following signs if you think your dog might be suffering.
- Shallow, slow breathing
- Excessive whining & shivering
- Dilated blood vessels
- Low body temperature
- Drop in pulse
- Drop in blood pressure
- Death occurs eventually
If your dog shows any of these signs get them to the veterinarian right away.