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How do you remove tar from a dogs paw/fur

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How do you remove tar from a dogs paw/fur?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  CriticalCareVet replied 6 years ago.
Welcome to JustAnswer! I am a licensed veterinarian and would be glad to help!

The easiest way to do this is to cut / remove as much contaminated har as possible.

Then, once that is done - use cooking oil such as crisco on the fur - just be sure to bath her after, so she does not lick herself with the oil - to reduce the risk of stomach upset!

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The above is given for information only. Although I am a licensed veterinarian, I cannot legally prescribe medicines or diagnose your pet's condition without performing a physical exam. If you have concerns about your pet I would highly advise contacting your regular veterinarian.
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
I HAVE HEARD GOO GONE WORKS IS THIS SAFE FOR DOGS?
Expert:  CriticalCareVet replied 6 years ago.
I would not use this on a dogs fur.
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Please click "ACCEPT" if the information I have provided has been of help so I receive credit for my work. Bonuses are always welcome and appreciated. Thank you.

The above is given for information only. Although I am a licensed veterinarian, I cannot legally prescribe medicines or diagnose your pet's condition without performing a physical exam. If you have concerns about your pet I would highly advise contacting your regular veterinarian.
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