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Is it possible your dog could be pregnant? If not, your pet may be experiencing what is called a false pregnancy which can cause some of the same behaviors as being pregnant including milk production.
If there is any possibility that your dog could be pregnant (and I would consider any time outside unsupervised while in heat as possibility) you should make an appointment with your veterinarian to check for pregnancy. Since there is no hormone pregnancy test for dogs, detecting pregnancy can be a little challenging.
John Smith, DVMVeterinarian
Dr. John Smith is a graduate of LSU, Class of 1998. He has over 10 years of experience...
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