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I found a lump in my dogs paw were his dew claw used to be
Hi i found a lump in my dogs paw were his dew claw used to be his dew claw were removed when he was a pup it's been there a good bit as it is has calluses on it .it seems attached to the end of the bo… read more
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My dog injured one of her front dew claws a couple of days
My dog injured one of her front dew claws a couple of days ago and I wondering if I need to take her to the vet. The claw does not seem to be broken but looks like a secondary claw is coming in behind… read more
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I have a 2 year GSD who ripped his dew claw yesterday, the
I have a 2 year GSD who ripped his dew claw yesterday, the vets cut the nail back and cauterized. They wrapped it because he was already licking at it and panicks with cone on but I've had to take the… read more
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Looking about my Spouses German Shepherds leg. She
Looking for advice about my Spouses German Shepherds leg. She has been developing a lump that has seemed to spread around her rear paw with the worst area near the location of the dew claw. It will se… read more
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My name is ***** ***** and my dog has a broken front dew
Customer: Hi. My name is ***** ***** and my dog has a broken front dew claw. It is broken about halfway down the nail and just dangling but I wasn't sure if I can just cut it off or if this would hurt… read more
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I noticed our dogs dew claw had a lump and now it's bleeding.
I noticed our dogs dew claw had a lump and now it's bleeding. It doesn't seem to hurt but I was wondering what I can put on it… read more
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My eight year old lab has a red inflamed dew claw that she
My eight year old lab has a red inflamed dew claw that she has been licking for a couple of days....do I need to remove the dew claw or should I just clip it?… read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
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Doctoral Degree
4,408 satisfied customers
My dog (an 11 month old Lakeland Terrier) ripped one of her
My dog (an 11 month old Lakeland Terrier) ripped one of her front paw claws/nails out about a week ago. It is the 2nd nail--not a dew claw. She is still occasionally holding the paw up and bites if we… read more
Dr. Altman
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Doctoral Degree
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My dog has what looks like another nail or a stone in a hole
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Dr. Bruce
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my dog was spayed 4 days ago.what should the incision site
my dog was spayed 4 days ago.what should the incision site look like i see redness around a stitch..… read more
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my 19 month old dog was running in the woods last Thursday.
my 19 month old dog was running in the woods last Thursday. She runs and jumps like crazy! on Friday morning her left front paw was swollen and she didn't want me touching it. i read a little - gave h… read more
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dog: eyes..which he keeps licking at one of his paws at the dew-claw(
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Aussie: month old..with area around hind leg dew claw..keeps licking
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Our Smooth Collie, Denver must have snagged one of his front
Our Smooth Collie, Denver must have snagged one of his front leg dewclaws at the Dog Park this morning. It is protruding outward and we are concerned that he may further injure it. He doesnt seem to b… read more
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My other 17 pound schnauzer, Lloyd seems to have injured his
My other 17 pound schnauzer, Lloyd seems to have injured his front dew claw. I have looked at it as much as he will let me, wrapped it with a clean damp paper towel. He is licking the area as we speak… read more
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My Boston Terrier likes to run in our yard after people. In
My Boston Terrier likes to run in our yard after people. In doing so, he has consistently cracked his dew claws. His front left dew claw is VERY red and inflammed at the joint. I washed it with peroxi… read more
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