• My dog is about 12-14 yrs old and urinates everytime she drinks water. No matter how little or how much and I can't keep up with her. I am physically unable to take her out 10 times a day. I take her and my other dog out quite frequently but with Misty, it's everytime she drinks water. I can't keep up. Her urin is pretty clear with no oder but in huge amounts, she seems to pee forever! She is a large rescued dog I've had for 10 years and is very well behaved and was potty trained when I rescued her. But now she doent let me know anymore when she wants to go out, she goes to the door, most times and just pees or when I'm not looking. And in buckets. Should I regulate her drinking? What should I use so she can relieve herself inside thats large enough for her to go inside? She knows shes not supposed to go I side but I have put newspaper down and she will go there when I'm not looking. I've showed her it's OK to go by door on paper when she has to but I don't want her to feel she's done something wrong and she does. I know she doesnt like it eather but she can't help it and I don't want her to feel bad. I praise her when she does go on paper but she will go where ever if she can't hold it I've noticed. Luckily I don't have carpet. Please help.

    Hi Yvonne,
    I recommend that you take her into see a veterinarian as soon as possible if you have not already done so. Urinating and drinking more can be a sign of an underlying medical issue like diabetes, kidney disease, or a hormonal imbalance. Your vet can talk to you more about the cause of this after they have examined her. They may recommend some lab tests to help diagnose or rule out certain diseases. The treatment that she needs will depend on the underlying cause of her symptoms.


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