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Yesterday I saw large blood droplets on the tile and carpet.
Yesterday I saw large blood droplets on the tile and carpet. My dog is supposedly an American Bulldog. Upon inspection his dew claw is split far up near his skin. I wrapped it with gauze and that elas… read more
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Dr. Altman
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Doctoral Degree
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Dew claw is tender to the touch. Some dried blood at the
Dew claw is tender to the touch. Some dried blood at the base. He's licking it a lot. Looks like it is sticking out more than his dew claw on the other paw … read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
10,518 satisfied customers
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
Dr Linda
Dr Linda
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
Doctoral Degree
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My dog injured s dew claw. I noticed he was limping but only
My dog injured his dew claw. I noticed he was limping but only when walking on grass. Examined his leg. It wasn't bleeding. Dew claw is loose but attached b… read more
Dr. Kara
Dr. Kara
Doctoral Degree
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I took my dog to the vet because his right dew claw was angled
i took my dog to the vet because his right dew claw was angled out and appeared to be swollen. The vet x-rayed it and determined it was dislocated. The vet indicated it would heal on its own but never… read more
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary
Dog Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
10,089 satisfied customers
I have an 8 year old Shar Pei. He was a rescue and he was too
I have an 8 year old Shar Pei. He was a rescue and he was too old to have his dew claws removed. On a Shar Pei they are called dragon claws. One of these claws (back left) appears to have pulled out f… read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
10,518 satisfied customers
my dogs paw is bleeding. it seems to be the pad thats up
my dog's paw is bleeding. it seems to be the pad that's up the back of her leg a little. she is a 2 year old labradoodle. her dew claws were removed when she was a puppy. i don't think it's anything s… read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
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Doctoral Degree
10,518 satisfied customers
My Boo! a Great Pyr was licking his right front dew claw. I
My Boo! a Great Pyr was licking his right front dew claw. I checked it and the nail had broken and embedded in the pad. There was no blood but sime puss. It had been there a couple days because it was… read more
Dr. Christian K.
Dr. Christian K.
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
8,457 satisfied customers
My dog split his dew claw. I can see the quick although it
My dog split his dew claw. I can see the quick although it is not bleeding, still slightly incased in a coating but the bulk of the nail is no longer covering it. I've trimmed some of it but I don't f… read more
Dr. Christian K.
Dr. Christian K.
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
8,457 satisfied customers
my dogs dew claw is broken. Should I cut it and pack it with
my dog's dew claw is broken. Should I cut it and pack it with corn starch? I have lidocaine.… read more
Dr. Kara
Dr. Kara
Doctoral Degree
17,528 satisfied customers
My dog's dew claw broke. Should I take him to the vet?
My dog's dew claw broke today I was wondering if i needed to take him to the vet. It was sideways when I saw it with a bit of blood. But the bleeding had already stopped. He doesn't really seemed to b… read more
Dr. Matt
Dr. Matt
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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I have an english setter and last night she somehow ripped
I have an english setter and last night she somehow ripped off one of her back dew claws and it was bleeding everywhere, so we wrapped it with some gauze and first aid tape. This morning her paw was s… read more
Dr. Peter
Dr. Peter
Doctors Degree
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my dog broke off her nail. The hard nail portion fell off and the quick is exposed. shou
my dog broke off her nail. The hard nail portion fell off and the quick is exposed. should I apply something like neosporin and wrap? she's cleaned it up herself, so not bleeding.… read more
Dr. Christian K.
Dr. Christian K.
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
8,457 satisfied customers
dog: neosoprin ointment..bleeding..doesnt appear..puss
Our dog busted his dew claw really bad. Basically the nail is 90% gone all around, the "quick" is completely exposed ~1/2 " We've cut away damaged nail, rinsed it with epson salt water, put neosoprin … read more
Dr. Loretta
Dr. Loretta
Large and small animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
21,344 satisfied customers
dog: bleeding..there are no vets in our area open..bandage..emergency
My dog tore his dew claw outside playing, it is still attached and is bleeding only slightly, there are no vets in our area open. Do we just clean and bandage it, or should we call an emergency line t… read more
Dr. Scott
Dr. Scott
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
9,615 satisfied customers
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
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
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Doctoral Degree
10,518 satisfied customers
My 10 month old male border collie has injured his left paws
My 10 month old male border collie has injured his left paw's back nail. It is the nail that is under his front paw under the first joint in the leg - not the claw on the side. It looks like it has br… read more
Dr. Scott
Dr. Scott
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
9,615 satisfied customers
dog: couch..his dew claw got caught in the blanket..put neosporin
My dog just jumped on the couch and appears that his dew claw got caught in the blanket as it has a drop of blood towards the beggining of the claw (not the tip). He whimpered and was in pain for a co… read more
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Dr Scott Nimmo
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