Why Does My Cane Corso Smell Like Fish? (Here’s Why)

When an unusual odor comes from our Cane Corso, it can trigger a range of emotions, from concern to confusion. 

One of the more confusing scents that can leave us scratching our heads is the unmistakable smell of fish.

So, what causes a Cane Corso to smell like fish?

We outline the reasons why your Cane Corso might smell like fish and how to address this issue.

Why does my Cane Corso smell like fish?

The most common reason a Cane Corso smells like fish is anal gland problems. When the anal gland fluid accumulates, it can give off a distinct fishy odor. Other causes of the foul smell include dental disease, urinary tract disease and diet related factors.

Why does my Cane Corso smell like fish