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Well I'm having my first serious problem with Frosti I think at least. My dog isn't eating well and well he isn't excited over treats ( not even Chicken and he LOVES ( or loved ? ) chicken ).

I haven't taken him to the wet yet because he eat's a little, and he does eat a little more when we have the food in very small sizes ( eat ate the kibble of my uncle's dog ( english cocker spaniel, very small kibble ) ).

He is now in his 20th week ( age wise that is ), and he has gotten most of his teeth, and I can see that his two front teeth ( vígtennur in Icelandic ( fang, caninie tooth in English according to the dictonary ? ) ) coming trough the skin infront of tis "fang" milk teeths it is rather swollen and white. Could this be the reason he has lost is appetite ?

He will eat a little kibble if I soak it in a little yougurt like milk product ( Icelandic called AB-Mjolk, it is supposed to be good for you stomach ), he has also really lost his massive energy which he had and now sleeps really around the day ( there is nearly always someone home, but when I go to school he seems to go into my room under my desk ( where I have a blanket for him ) and go to sleep for most of the day ( he also sleeps all night ).

I don't know, should I call the vet?, should I take him to the vet ? Or is this just a bad case of teething problem ?
 

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I'm sorry you're having a problem with Frosti. Very cute name, by the way.

At first I thought maybe he just has a sore mouth from teething in which case wetting his food would help.

Then you mentioned the sleeping. Typically that is unusual for Golden Pups. I think you should take him to the vet's and have him checked over.

Has he had his shots? Has he had one recently? Make sure you take a stool sample with you so the vet can check for parasites.
 

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I think it could be the teething. Soften the food to see if it helps. Also you might want to check with the vet to make sure he is ok.
 

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Thanks for the advice, I had tried to wet the kibble and he didn't seem to want it ( unless I wet it with milk ) and in very small quantity. But tonight he was ready for this, that is to eat about half of the wet ( warm ) kibble. So he is taking up some appetite. If he dosen't regain full appetite after the weekend I will take him to the wet ( I called the vet today :p )
 
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