Jul 01, · Dogs can make countless different expressions, and sometimes combine several different ones. Some facial expressions your dog may make include staring and gazing, winking or blinking, eyebrow raising, head lowering or bowing, head tilting, snarling, grimacing, and smiling. What do these expressions mean? Staring/Gaze. May 11, · Telltale signs of facial paralysis in a dog include: Usually only one side of the face is affected. One side of the lip hangs down lower than the other. One ear is more limp than the other. The nose is drawn to the opposite side. One eyelid is more droopy than other. The dog blinks less frequently on the affected side.
Facial Expression: • Grimaces, vacant stare • Glazed, wide-eyed or looks sleepy • Enlarged pupils • Flattened ears • Pants excessively when at rest Grooming: • give any other drug to your dog while it is taking the pain medication (without first talking to your veterinarian).