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  1. Dog has black rash? Help!

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    Hi! My two year old mix has a black rash where a diaper rash used to be. It got infected to the point of blistering, which required antibiotics to get rid of. It’s looking better now but the black rash is still there. Anyone know what this is and how best to deal with? thanks!
  2. Are infections from tooth abscesses contagious through water dishes?

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    Hey Everyone! I am visiting my parents house for Thanksgiving and I brought my dog, Jax. My parent's dog (skylar) has a chipped tooth that formed an abscess.. She as a dental appointment at the vet to get it taken care of early next week. Is is safe for Jax to drink water out of the same...
  3. Contagious Tooth Abscess??

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    Hey Everyone! I am visiting my parents house for Thanksgiving and I brought my dog, Jax. My parent's dog (skylar) has a chipped tooth that formed an abscess.. She as a dental appointment at the vet to get it taken care of early next week. Is is safe for Jax to drink water out of the same...
  4. My dog has an eye issue that keeps returning-

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    Hi everyone, My wonderful dog - a healthy 3-5 year old shepherd/border collie mix (we think) is having repeated eye issues. This only happens with one eye at a time. Her eye will get very red. She does not seem to be in pain. Sometimes there is a discharge/pus when this happens-lately it seems...
  5. Neuter incision healing normally???

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    Thsi is my first dog. just not sure what's normal, but my gut is telling me this isnt? i'm a total novice, so just wanted some other opinions before I take any big action... disclaimer - hard to get a good picture. the incision isn't actually this close to the scrotum but the way my dog was...
  6. Spay Infection?

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    This is my first time having a dog who was spayed and the rescue we got her from gave us very little info on how to care for this. She had the surgery 6 days ago and it has been hard to keep her calm. Thank you for all your help. She is eating fine, tons of energy. I just don't want to mess it up.
  7. Our +$13,000 journey to save his life!

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    Looking for information and/or experiences with giving your dog Zeniquin? Specifically for an extended period of time? Our dog contracted Pseudomonas while undergoing a common ligament correction surgery and has suddenly started experiencing serious renal issues. He was also on Deramaxx...
  8. Nail Bed Infections

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    My 4 year old goldendoodle had been getting nail bed infections for months now. It occurs on different toes and different feet everything. Antibiotics clear it up every single time but a different toe becomes infected within weeks. I have tried soaks also. He does not have any other health...
  9. Giardia in 8 MO corgi

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    Hi there! I have some questions. But first this is what's going on with my Corgi, Atticus! Warning, he's my first dog ever and I'm new to it all. Sorry in advance if I sound insane. Just want to make sure he's okay! A few weeks ago he had Coccidia. I took him to my vet and she confirmed it. So...
  10. big red bump on dogs chin not going away

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    Our dog Meesha is a year and a half old. 2 weeks ago I noticed a big red bump on her chin, there is not hair on it. It hasn't really gotten bigger or smaller. I think it might of started with a smaller abrasion or a smaller bump but I am not sure. I took her to the vet 2 days ago and he put her...
  11. Dog in splint, developed skin infection in paw

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    Hey All, My 5 month old lab/shepherd puppy hurt his leg so we put him in a splint for awhile. During that 2 week time-frame in a splint, he developed a skin infection on his paw. He is on antibiotics, but his paw pad on one of his toes is falling off. I'm worried because underneath his pad...
  12. Gutted bad news re anal glands :(

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    So not long home from vets, giving out avon brochures and walking jessie. yes a 2 hour walk. Anyway 25th feb it was obvious to vet and i she has anal gland problem and infection. so start 18 days anti bioctics. vet wanted to see her when we had 2 days left. So that was today well he is very...
  13. Strange growth found in between toes on paw

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    I was out of town last week, so my mother watched my 4 year-old Weimaraner for me. He's always a little ichy/licks a bit after he stays with her because he's a littler sensitive to grass. This time around I noticed him licking his paws a little more than usual, so naturally I investigated and am...
  14. marker training & frequent urination in puppy

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hello, Thought I'd reach out to one of the best training communities I've found online (I lurk). I am currently training a new puppy. He just turned 8 weeks old. His training is coming along fabulously but as of today he has started a new behavior. He has been urinating three or four times...
  15. liver infection in 8 year old english mastiff

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    My 8 year old EM Orco has gone downhill fast in the past 4 days. It started with him just being slower than usual when we walked and by Sunday night he didn't even want to go outside anymore. Took him to the vet first thing in the morning, blood test was done and his Liver ATL levels are so...
  16. Is my dog's incision healing well or should I be concerned?

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    We had our pup neutered this past Saturday. He seems to be behaviorally sound (extra cuddly, even), however I'm concerned with the healing process of the incision itself. All bleeding and or leakage has been extremely minimal, but he has occasionally gotten around to licking the wound. The...
  17. Britain's 'saddest puppy' has made an incredible recovery

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  18. From total urinary blockage to regaining peepee stream in 10 days

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    Okay, I am new to this forum and I have read the guidelines. ;) This is the current health story about our little Yorkie named Kodi. First, let me state that I am a very responsible owner and for the past 30-plus years, I have always taken my pets to the Vet as soon as I could when they got ill...
  19. Bladder Infection\ Bladder Stones HELP!

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    I'm new here... so thanks for any replies. My dog, Vikki [Toy Poodle- Chihuahua- Terrior Mix] 4 Years, started to show blood in her urine sometime around 9PM tonight. She was perfectly normal all day today.. She continues to behave normally except with wanting more attention than usual. She is...
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