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  1. Liver shunt operation, insurance won't pay, can't afford £5000 op

    Dog Health Questions
    Posting this on behalf of a friend who has a 8 month old cocker spaniel, Tucker. She took him to the vet when she noticed he was looking very thin and despite feeding him more he was not putting on weight. He had several blood, urine and faeces tests (cost almost £500 altogether) and they...
  2. Liver problems

    Dog Health Questions
    Hi everyone! I've spoken to a few of you throughout my experiences with rescuing Lily and her getting sick, and so on if you all remember! Well now, the plot thickens! I took Lily to the vet because I noticed she had been having a few tinkle accidents on herself. First my vet went ahead and did...
  3. Help and advice

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    Hi everybody. I just found out my dog Casey, a 9 year old beagle, has lymphoma cancer in her liver and spleen. My heart is broken. She is already doing chemotherapy at Brightheart in Westbury, NY. I am looking for other dog owners experiencing the same cancer with their dogs, to get advice...
  4. Lymph & Liver Question

    Dog Health Questions
    Hi, I work part time with a vet and I have a quick query for the forum We had a girl in with an older west highland terrier last week that had fleas and a bacterial ear infection in both ears. We gave her aurizon to treat the ears and Advocate spot on drops to treat the fleas. Links to both...
  5. photosystemic liver shunt

    Dog Health Questions
    does anyone have any experience with liver problems with their dog? My dog [will be 1 yr old next week] was diagnosed this morning with photosystemic shunt. He's in intensive care with IV fluids over the week-end at the vet's office and will be moved to UT Knoxville on Monday. From what I...