When a dog loses a toenail it may only mean they tore it off on accident. If the nails are falling off for no reason, the dog may suffer from an infection. The dog will need to be taken to a vet for check-up.
Asked in Domestic Dogs
Why does your dogs toenails turning black from chewing and licking constantly on them?
Probably chewing and licking on them because puppy has a fungus that is bothering him and turning it's toenails black. Time for a trip to the vet. Probably chewing and licking on them because puppy has a fungus that is bothering him and turning it's toenails black. Time for a trip to the vet. ...
Asked in Nursing
Is it normal for mother dogs to lose their hair while nursing?
Yes its quite normal i have dogs my friend has dogs and whenever they have a new litter they lose hair around their teats. ...
Asked in Dog Breeds
What Type of small breed dogs toenails are black and not from a fungus?
Yorkshire Terries have natural Blake nails.They are small and very cute.
Asked in Domestic Dogs, Dog Health, Labrador Retrievers
Should a lab puppy have its toenails removed?
You should NOT remove the puppys toenails! it would be better to trim them instead. but please do not completely remove his nails. most dogs need them daily for walking or running around to get a good grip so they dont slip. well hoped i helped. please take my advise and DONT remove his toenails. ...