The Most Common Signs of Pain in Your Pet

September 19, 2016

September is Senior Pet Wellness Month

Senior Pet Wellness Month

As pets age, they are more likely to suffer from illness. But with loving care and proper medical attention, they can lead happy lives well into their senior years.

Common Signs of Pain in PetsOur pets can’t tell us with words when they are in pain. Watch for these six signs of pain in your cat or dog, and call us right away if you notice:

  • Decreased activity
  • Decreased appetite
  • Reluctance to jump onto surfaces
  • Not going up or down stairs
  • Difficulty standing after lying down
  • Overgrooming or licking a particular area
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