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  1. Hip Dysplaysia and Stairs

    Dog Health Questions
    I have a ten week goldendoodle, his mom was the Golden and she weighed 50lbs, while his dad was 60lbs. In order to get to the yard, we have to go down a flight of stairs. At ten weeks, Archie weighs 14.4lbs. He has yet to do steps at all because I am really worried about his hips. Anyone have...
  2. 4 Month Puppy HD suspiciousness

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    Hey Guys, I am a beginner dog owner and my puppy is turning 4 months. I got him from an adoption camp which rescues stray dogs and he is a mix, I dunno what mix but people say he looks cute. So we have a huge house which has a lot of stairs since he is a high energy dog we walks to : • My...
  3. Kaylee's mum

    Attention All New Members
    Hi, my name is Helen and I live in Adelaide, Australia. I've never been much of a dog person, I had four kids so figured I had enough little creatures in the house to keep me busy. I also didn't believe in love at first sight. But then I met Kaylee. I've had my gorgeous spoodle puppy for 7...
  4. Arthritis and exercising

    Dog Health Questions
    Hi i have a 7 year old female sprayed golden retriever. with mild hip dysplasia. she has arthritis in her rear right leg. She used to limp on it often but now shes on joint tablets with Glucosamine and daily massages and a memory foam bed is being ordered. Now to the problem she...
  5. Lab Hip X- Ray

    Dog Health Questions
    About a week ago, I took my 10 month old Lab to the vet for a follow-up x-ray of his hips after in March. When my dog was sedated, he was very drowsy but his eyes were still open and he still needed a few people to hold him down in position for the x ray. After having looked at a bunch of...
  6. My lil Goliath (GSD) worries

    Dog Health Questions
    quick background i bought this puppy from a lady in the neighbor hood she has beautiful shepherds and i guess they finally bred them so i picked out the blackest one well i took him home. well he grew big quick. too quick he was raised with a tea cup chihuahua and a Pit mix and he played well...
  7. popping hips?

    Dog Health Questions
    I received a 6.5 month old female puppy who is a mix between a German Shepard and a Golden Retriever a few days ago. She not mine I'm fostering her but I noticed that when she sits down if you place your hand by her hip (not pressing just laying there) her hip pops every time she moves or sits...