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  1. Sport dog with possible CCL injury

    Dog Sports/Show Forum
    My dog Cali, border collie mix, is 6 years old and has been competing in agility and flyball. However, her back leg started limping on and off for about a week, so we decided to take her to our general vet. The vet believes she has a torn CCL and suggested we take her to an orthopedic...
  2. I need advice : urinary incontinence?propalin syrup?

    Dog Health Questions
    My dog is sterilized, she is about 6years old (we took her recently from shelter). We noticed excesive licing of her area and it looked like she is peeing. We took her to vet ,and he said that it is incontinence and to put her on Propalin. They did test urine and everything is alright. This...
  3. Mr. Rocko

    Attention All New Members
    Hello everyone, I never usually post or ask questions, but I am on a verge of a breakdown. Don't handle dog health problems well. My dog, 6 year old Jack Russell Mix, is having yellow stool for the last two weeks. It's either soft or diahrea like. Not watery, just either formed and soft or...
  4. Dog is having diarrhea do to food allergies

    Dog Health Questions
    My dog is having diarrhea due to food allergies. I will be changing her food but in the mean time i heard that chicken and rice or ground beef is good? What one is better chicken or beef?
  5. 25 most unhealthy breeds

    Dog Health Questions
    While I wasn't surprised to find Cockers at the top of the list, some of the other breeds listed in the high category made me wonder if this is nothing more than click bait... http://dogs.petbreeds.com/stories/12037/dogs-with-the-most-health-issues
  6. Inguinal Hernia Advice

    Dog Health Questions
    Hello All! I am about to get a new puppy next week (female, Yorkie) but have just been informed she has an inguinal hernia. Do any of you have any experience with this? Should I be concerned? I know surgery is the best option, but will the have complications in the future? Thank you in advance...
  7. Would you do a genetic test on a mix?

    Dog Health Questions
    I recently adopted a Lab mix. I know the mother is 100% pure breed, but the breed of the father is a mystery. How important is it to know the father's make-up? OK, I'm dying to know out of curiosity (where did that white patch come from?). But will it be important for health history, etc...
  8. Omega 3 which one?

    Dog Health Questions
    Hello, my doggies vet recommended giving them Omega 3. She said to give them the inside of the capsule on their food. I don't know if she meant human Omega 3 pills... Found several dog Omega 3 but there are variety and don't know which one to choose. I have yorkies, labrador, and german...
  9. Hello. My dog drank pond water. Is vomiting and I need advice.

    Attention All New Members
    I was only able to post in this section. My dog has been vomiting for about 8 hours since drinking pond water. Her gums are not incredibly sticky. She has been sort of foaming at the mouth and puking up clear liquid/ water and lots of flem. Her gums look pink and a blackish color which I...
  10. Dog has bumps on his underbody

    Dog Health Questions
    I bought a pitbull almost two years ago, and I've seen bumps show up periodically under his body, on his chest and neck and on his inner legs. When I bought the dog I knew this was a specific problem, I had to sign a contract. "We*the Breeder (Poulsen’s Painted Pitbulls) feel you the Buyer...
  11. Scoring for elbow dysplasia - troubles deciding whatever to take from that breeder.

    Dog Health Questions
    I want to buy a puppy. I've been looking for the right one for more than 6 months, but no luck yet. I'd like a german shepherd the most, as we used to own one and the breed is the best match for me. Our german shepherd was put to sleep at 12 years old, because of hip dysplasia. I've decided to...
  12. Newbie Worried

    Attention All New Members
    Hi my user name is SimplyPurer, I know not since birth, I use the name of a new pet product I'm creating. I need some help with a recent heath issue that's really starting to worry me with my Zoey girl, Shi zi tou poodle and long hair Chihuahua can someone point which forum I need to go...
  13. Puppy itching and nibbling...

    Dog Health Questions
    Hi, Our puppy is itching and nibbling a lot, yet there's no fleas, no redness or inflamed skin, the only existence of anything wrong is some tiny scabs on inside of his ear flaps. Sometimes he even cries a little when itching himself, especially his ears. I've read it could be a lot of...
  14. President's Choice Puppy Food?

    Dog Food Forum
    Hello All, I am currently feeding my puppy President's choice puppy food. I have heard many great reviews on it. I wanted to have your opinions on it :rockon:. If you dont know what this is, just google it or look it up on dog food advisor. I switched recently because before I was feeding her...
  15. Why is my dog acting weird?

    General Dog Forum
    My dog has been behaving strange recently. He always sleeps with my mom at night and for some reason he started to sleep in strange places like above her head or started to walk around her head. Also, when this happen and my mom tells him to go away he starts walking arround the house...
  16. Small dog ate 2 pork rib bones?

    Dog Health Questions
    Earlier tonight, I accidentally left a plate of ribs where my 3 year old Papillon was able to sneak in and eat them. There were two on the plate, maybe 4-5 inches long, and I can't find any bits of bone anywhere. All I heard was a crunch and she ran away, so she chewed them into small pieces...
  17. Shelter Volunteering with a Healthy Dog at Home

    Dog Health Questions
    Hello- I'm looking to start some volunteer work with my local rescue group and their shelter dogs. I know some of the dogs are just out of some pretty rough situations and aren't in the best of health just yet. My rescue dog at home has already been through his own health recovery when he...
  18. Confused with purebred / cross breed health discussion

    Attention All New Members
    Hi guys, me and my girlfriend plan on getting a dog when we feel we're ready (she has owned dogs before, but I haven't) so I've been reading up on dog breeds, responsible breeding and dogs in general a lot lately. I found many sources make contradictory statements concerning purebred /...
  19. Dog's First Seizure

    Dog Health Questions
    Hi dog moms and dads! Today, my dog Pugsley had his first seizure. It was really scary - he started shaking, but also tried to walk at the same time and couldn't. I realized he was having a seizure, and didn't know what to do, because of course I have never read in depth about it before. I kind...
  20. dangers in the grass?

    Dog Health Questions
    My pup is supposed to be spending a weekend at my folks house in a few weeks. They've warned me though, that they've spotted a fox with what looks like mange passing through their backyard on many occasions. What precautions can I take so this doesn't become a problem for my dog? My pup...
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