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Q. I have a 1year female German shepherd ,from past 3 months ,she does not eats food,she refuses the food ,we feed her daily by forcing her

Answered By
DR. CHRISTIE LONG, D.V.M., C.V.A.

A. Have you consulted your vet on this? It's highly abnormal for a one year old dog to require force feeding for 3 months. There could be many problems that are causing her to have a complete lack of appetite. If all medical causes of inappetance are ruled out - GI problems, liver disease, kidney disease, pancreatic disease - then you can start trying other foods. Start with high quality commercial diets. Royal Canin and Hill's make excellent adult maintenance diets.


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