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My little Dexter had a dew-claw removed last week and ripped his stitching, resulting in a cast being needed to keep the wound shut. Problem is, he HATES the cast.. He chews at it any chance he gets! We've bought him 3 different sizes of cones and he's able to get around every single one with ease with his freakishly long lanky legs. Has anyone ever dealt with anything like this before? What should we do?
 

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Is he aware of the command "leave it" could you work on it and try to enforce it when you're around so that he learns not to touch it while you're there at least. Then follow it up with a No Bite Collar in the crate so he can't get at it.
There's ones like this
http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41UkZ41CTqL._SY355_.jpg
And ones like this
http://www.bitenot.com/Page1-BiteNot (home)/BiteNot-PHOTO.jpg

That allow them to do their normal activities without allowing them to bite, but if he were in a crate with the second option on (it says it's crate safe) he would have reduced movement as it is and would relax/give up faster. I don't know where you'd find these at your location so you'd have to call around.

That's my advice. Someone may have better ideas!
 

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Our Daisy has a long body and long neck and would rip off the bandages when her dew claws were removed. We bought the much large size cone and use a bandana to tie it around her neck since it wouldn't go small enough and that kept her from her feet. She still has gouges 2 years later from where the unlicensed vet (found that out when I sued his partner) did surgery.
 
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