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  1. Wondering if my dog has worms?

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    I was wondering if my dog has worms. I haven't seen any in his fecal matter or his fur, but his coat is very rough and dull towards his tail (like his butt and hips) and he does tend to "scoot" a lot. These are the only signs he has, so I was wondering could it be worms or should I take him to...
  2. Business idea to monitor dog's health!

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    Hey everyone! Along with a team of dog lovers, we are creating a new health tracker for dog owners that commute long distances to work or travel a lot. I would really appreciate it if you could fill out this survey about the pricing of this new business idea. It should take less than 3...
  3. Dog yelping when he jumps!

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    Hey, I have a ~50 lb German Shepherd mix. The boy likes to jump up on us and put his paws on our chest. Last two days we've noticed him yelp more than once while doing this. These are clearly cries of pain and I haven't seen him make the noise in any other activity. We have seen no obvious...
  4. My dog has alopecia and he takes medication but nothing has helped him!! please help

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    Our 5-year-old Black shorthaired dachshund has Alopecia. or so we think, we took him to a specialist and they gave us medication to help prevent and treat his skin and it worked for a couple of months but then when we ran out of his medication and couldn't get a new prescription for a couple of...
  5. Black specks on my dogs... (its not fleas)

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    Greetings Pup luvers. If anyone could help with our current situation, it would be very much appreciated! We have a 3 dogs... - 14 year old Jack Russell (Dakota) - 3 year old Rat Terrier (Dewey) - 3 year old Rat Terrier (Lewey) My 14 year old jack, Dakota, has black 'specks' on his body...
  6. Welts? on Old Dog's Skin

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    My 12 year old Toy Poodle has some welts on his skin. We live in a tropical area, with an overabundance of fleas, lice and ticks. He used to have a lot of these, and that may be one of the reasons why he has these welts (due to scratching). However, during the past 3 months he has been...
  7. My Dog Has Weird Spots On Her Legs?

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    About a year and a half ago, I noticed these spots on my pitbull's legs. They don't hurt her, but I know those are hair follicles. I've asked the vet multiple times and she has not given me a direct answer. I don't think they're life threatening, but they keep popping up all the time, and...
  8. my dog gets chronic UTI's

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    I adopted my dog about 3 years ago now. I was never able to get previous vet records and the family didn't tell me too much about her health. She seem healthy other than getting regular UTI's. I am at a loss. I have switched her food, I give her cranberry supplements and we have had many trips...
  9. My dog has a red rash and yellow spots on underside

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    Hi, I have a hope that someone on here may be of some help, my dog (Staffordshire bull terrier) has just developed this rash with yellows spots all over his underside. This issue has randomly started had him 3 years never changed food washing powder etc. And had no problems with him. Now he...
  10. My dog has feaver, doesnt eat, breathes heavily and pus/urine flows from her vagina

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    The dog is half Bulgarian Shepherd and half Turkish Kangal. She is 8 years old, she has had a small amount of blood in her urine since she was 2 years old, we have given her some injections but with no effect, although she hasn'd given any other signals of some sort of discomfort. Recently...
  11. Help, My Pug's Lips are Pink!

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    We noticed my pug's lips are turning pink, particularly his lower lip. We have recently given him a new bone chew to play with, would that have something to do with it? The pink part of his lips doesn't seem like it's raised and is definitely not a bump. Does anyone know what it is? He doesn't...
  12. What are the major concerns about a dog's health?

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    Hey guys ! My team and I are developing a product specifically for dogs heath care and I'd love your opinion on who would use it and what features would best interest users! This survey will not take more than 5 minutes ! :) Any feedback would also be welcome if anything was missed in the...
  13. Are all these vaccinations really necessary?

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    Ok, so my husband and I recently adopted our Coco about a month ago. Healthy 3-year-old 20 lb female who looks to be something between a brittany and a cocker spaniel. We took her to the vet today for our first examination with her and the vet said she's healthy, but recommended a some...
  14. Am I giving my dogs too many bones?

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    I give my 4 babies bones every day. They are the same brand, as I always get the rawhide bones from walmart. I get the big ones the 8 pack for 9 dollars for my 2 year old full blooded American Pit. And I give my pitskis, (my pitbull had puppies with a full blooded huskey and i kept 2) the small...
  15. Creative Solutions to Persistent Skin Infections from Allergies?

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    Greetings all! I'm finally joining a forum to see if anyone has any insights that might help me help my 6 year old pit mix with very severe allergies. I got Dolores at the ASPCA a year and a half ago. They warned me she had allergies, but said it would a sort of out-break and resolve once a...
  16. My min pin has two large knots on each side of her body?

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    My miniature pinscher, Daisy who I believe is about 9, develop two large lumps on each side of her body a few months ago and they have slowly gotten bigger. They are both identical, and are on the same place on each side, above her hips and they're hard, and don't move. Her mood has stayed...
  17. My dog keeps throwing up every few days

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    Hello, I am very curious right now because my dog keeps throwing up all the time. I feel bad because being sick is horrible and my dog suffers from it every few days, we've taken my dog to the vet for check ups, his ears & more. They have said he is healthy. And I believe that, In his 'spare...
  18. I Found a growth on my dogs neck?

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    So a little while ago i noticed my dog has a growth on his neck that wasn't there previously. I'm not sure what it could be, does anyone know?:ponder: I can't tell if the image shows so just to be safe i'm adding an imgur link to the growth. http://imgur.com/a/kfThX
  19. 10 days old puppy bloated?

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    Hello everyone. I just want to know if my puppy is bloated. His tummy is round as you can see, don't know if he's just full or not. He ate 3hrs ago. He whines/cries occasionally unlike his 2 other littermates but he was like that ever since day 1 so I'm not really sure.
  20. 5 year old toy poodle shaking and constantly running away

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    My poodle has been shaking and scared since this morning. He has been running outside whenever he can, and avoiding the inside. His tail has also been tucked in even when I try to help him to relax. Whenever I pick him up he clings to me. What can I do to get him back to normal?
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