weight gain

by Haley Johnson
(indiana)

I have had our 2 year old jack, chip, since he was 7 weeks. He has always been thin but lately its beginning to look like animalneglect. He eats the same, if not more than our other jacks but he won't gain weight. I can literally count the notches on his spine and I feel horrible. He had a worm problem after we got him which took almost 4 months to get rid of but he hasn't had them since. What do I do??


Thanks, Haley

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Jan 15, 2013
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Weight Gain
by: Deborah

I have 2 boy JRT,s and mine are doing the same thing with gaining weight I have cut them both down quite a bit and now they seem to be losing a little bit of weight.Your Jack may have a thryroid problem Im going to check that out with my vet

Good Luck.

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