We have a 13 year old boxer and we know he is having a hard time getting around

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    HouseofChaos1posted 7 years ago

    We have a 13 year old boxer and we know he is having a hard time getting around but he for the...

    last few months has been peeing and pooping in the house right in front of us, when we leave the room, and he is totally housebroken.  Is this a sign of his age or something else?  He gets loads of attention, but we don't understand.

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    Phoebe Pikeposted 7 years ago

    It's a sign of old age. And he is beginning to lose control of his bodily functions. My dog was the same way when he hit 15. You might want to consider either medication or putting him out of his misery. I wouldn't suggest putting him down unless he is in pain...

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    greatgrannyposted 5 years ago

    He may have a neurological problem that needs to be followed by a vet.

 
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