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  1. Do i need to make vet appointment to get more preventive meds?

    Dog Health Questions
    I use Advantage multi on my dog. Today after I applied it I realized i have one tube left. The vet's office is closed. I know it's a prescription thing but do I need to make an appointment and take my dog in to get more or can I just stop in? My dog's 11 months old and been going to the same vet...
  2. Desperate owner of reactive dog...Please help!

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    Hi everyone, I'm really excited about this forum! I'm here because of an urgent, pressing problem I have with my reactive-aggressive dog. I need to move by the end of the month and found a beautiful apartment right by campus that is dog friendly. In fact, it's the only dog-friendly place I've...
  3. Aggressive Toy Dog? Medicate, Adopt or Put Down

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    A relative has a Shitzu type dog that has an aggressive side to eat. He is very protective of it's primary care giver, a senior man. He can be aggressive toward others and has bitten a neighbor and is currently under 10 day home quarantine. I had previously suggested they look for a medicine...
  4. Loner Dog - Severe Anxiety When Taken out of Comfort Zone

    Dog Training Forum
    Hi all! I have a mixed breed terrier named Pugsley! He is 2+ years old, and has always been a little anxious. He would bark non-stop when we take hi out for walks - and his barking is high pitched, so it definitely draws a lot of attention. He gets over-excited when a few things happen: he...
  5. Lab/Rott Pet Meds

    Dog Health Questions
    Hi, I have a lab/rott mix puppy who is 5 months old. He currently weighs about 42lbs and is still VERY much growing. He's had his first round of heartworm/tick medication but i need to buy his next 6 months supply (as you know its cheaper in bulk). However, the weight range you have to select...
  6. How important is Heartworm medication??

    Dog Health Questions
    Just out of curiosity, my friend a vet tech, told me she didn't think heart worm medication (heartguard) wasn't completely necessary. I have 2 healthy dogs, both from animal shelters and have given them their heartgurad on a monthly basis as long as I've had them. Since they live in a clean...
  7. Pet Medications

    Dog Health Questions
    I'm a new mom to a dog i got from the Humane Society. before he was released to me, they gave him his heart worm and flea/tick meds. i was just wondering if anyone knew if i had to continue to give him his flea/tick meds through the winter? or can i stop when it starts getting a certain...
  8. Dog has worms is this a good treatment?

    Dog Health Questions
    Hello, I just got a wonderful 8 week old purebread golden retriever puppy yesterday(Sat 8/29/09). I had him sleep with me and will when he is full grown. Today I took him out to go, after he had eaten and I saw two white worms smaller than my finger nails moving and coming out of his poop once...
  9. Gadget has Generalized Demodectic Mange and needs more medicine.

    Dog Health Questions
    Hello, First i would like to introduce myself, as I am new to this forum. I am Justin and I have opened my home to fostering rescue dogs. My current project is Gadget who has been suffering from GENERALIZED DEMODECTIC MANGE. I have been taking care of him since February of this year and he...
  10. Dog with an underbite

    Dog Health Questions
    Our little dog has an underbite, and once in awhile, really bad breath. First question is, are there any health problems that we need to look out for with an underbite, and secondly, any ideas what to do about bad breath? We've changed food, tried breathe chews, they work to a degree, but...
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