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Broken dew claw, no idea when it broke but it looks like
Broken dew claw, no idea when it broke but it looks like it's broken past the quick. There was no bleeding or limping, and no licking. Just a huge part left hanging on that I have a picture of. What s… read more
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I just noticed that my dog's dew claw is broken. It looks
I just noticed that my dog's dew claw is broken. It looks like it's at the quick. It doesn't seem to be bothering her but it's hard to tell bc she's 16 and is already having a lot of pain issues … read more
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Dog has broken dew claw! It is partially cracked and was
Dog has broken dew claw! It is partially cracked and was bleeding but she is licking it quite a bit! Wondering if I should wrap it … read more
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He seems to have torn his dew claw an is bleeding, He's a
He seems to have torn his dew claw an is bleeding JA: I'm sorry to hear that. The Expert will know what to do about this bleeding. I'll connect you ASAP. Is there anything else the Veterinarian should… read more
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My dog injured s dew claw. I noticed he was limping but only
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My 7 Year old mini schnauzers claw is hanging by almost nothing
My 7 Year old mini schnauzers claw is hanging by almost nothing and hes bleeding not gushing just minimal I don't know if I should cut the nail completely or not. Can you advise me as to what I can do… read more
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My dog is limping and I noticed that his dew claw is bleeding.
My dog is limping and I noticed that his dew claw is bleeding. It isn't bad but has some blood around it. I live 80 miles from the nearest 24 hour vet (not even use there is one there). Can I leave it… read more
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Dr. Gary
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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
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puggle: her thumb toenail and it is sticking out sideways..bother
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my dog has torn his dew claw. it is detached and he 12 years
my dog has torn his dew claw. it is detached and he 12 years old. should i remove it the rast of the way or should he be taken to the vet.… read more
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dog: dew claw..emergency..pain meds and wrap it until tomorrow
dog tore off dew claw, left cartilage behind or maybe the quick. Its sunday is this an emergency? if not can I give her some pain meds and wrap it until tomorrow?… read more
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My yorkshire terrior is 2 years old and he is limping with
My yorkshire terrior is 2 years old and he is limping with his front paw. We have noticed that one of his nails is badly broken and split, is there anything we can do?… read more
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My dog was at the dog park yesterday and injured her dew claw.
My dog was at the dog park yesterday and injured her dew? claw. The little claw on the side of her front leg. She basically ripped it open, it looks like the inside of her claw just popped out. It was… read more
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my wired hair fox terrier has injured her dew claw. (limping
my wired hair fox terrier has injured her dew claw. (limping and bleeding coming from that area) she yelps when i try to touch any where near it.the vet is not in now, is it ok to wait until tomorrow … read more
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Our Chihuahua seems to have broken his dew claw above the Joint.
Our Chihuahua seems to have broken his dew claw above the Joint. That is, above the hard part of the nail, causing it to stick out at a slightly odd angle. Is it like a broken finger at this point? Or… read more
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One of my dogs nails is broken about half way up the nail.
One of my dogs nails is broken about half way up the nail. What can I do for her till I can get her to a vet on monday?… read more
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Hi there my german shepherd caught her dew claw yesterday,
Hi there my german shepherd caught her dew claw yesterday, it did bleed but didnt seem to bother her she cleaned it up. She seems a bit subdued today and on checking the claw i can see it is broken qu… read more
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