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  1. Dog Health Questions
    Some Background: I adopted a six year old(ish) Coonhound (Holly) around 3 mo ago. Everything settled in// adjusted well. She had an emergency pyometra (knock on wood everything went well) in November and recovered well from it. The medicine for her recovery stopped 1 week post-op. Literally the...
  2. Dog Health Questions
    Hi, I have a 3year old Pugzu called Spud, we have to take him to the vets every 2 weeks to have his glands expressed (its not very nice). The vet said he has an issue with one of his glands as it sits lower than it usually should which causes it to not express natrually. Both glands are...
  3. Dog Health Questions
    Hello Guys. Just got a new puppy two days ago. First day puppy was energetic and had normal poop. By the first night, he was vomiting and seemed like he was in distress. By second day, he was extremely lethargic, barely moving and did not eat all day and drank very little water. We gave him...
  4. Dog Health Questions
    This is the state of a friend's puppy. Its been like this for three weeks, the last time i saw him he had only a few small patches. When i saw him this morning I was completely shocked, his face was fill with scaps and it was bleeding from him scratching at it, his left eye could hardly open...
  5. Dog Health Questions
    Hello, I have a 1.5 year old yellow lab and about a month and a half ago she developed a ring of missing fur on each side of her ribs. She has no itching or shows no sign of pain and only the ring of fur is missing yet there are patches of fur still on the inside. We took her to the vet and they...
  6. Dog Health Questions
    Hi everyone! Here is a picture of my 11 year old Rhodesian Ridgeback’s hips. As you can see he has these bump kind of things and it feels like muscle and they are the same shape and size on both sides of his hips. He’s had them for at least several months. He’s in no pain and he loves to run and...
  7. General Dog Forum
    We have a 8 year old chihuahua who’s on the obese side. She’s on a normal diet and was fine up until this morning. My mom will take her to the vet tomorrow but we are worried. This morning she’s been lethargic, doesn’t have an appetite, seems to be in pain and yelps if picked up the wrong way...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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?
  12. 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
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
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