Dog Diarrhea And Licking Anus? Here’s Why

If your dog has diarrhea and is licking their anus, we outline the potential causes of dog diarrhea and licking anus, as well as what to do and when to seek help. 


Here’s why a dog with diarrhea licks their anus

A dog with diarrhea and licking their anus is a sign of inflammation and irritation around the area due to intestinal parasites which lead to licking and also scooting. A number of health issues cause these symptoms which include allergies, anal gland inflammation, and stress.

Dog diarrhea and licking anus