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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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Chihuahua snagged his dew claw on something and it's sticking out sideways. He's limping and licking at it. Should this be an emergency vet call? … read more
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We were playing ball in the backyard and she hurt her see
We were playing ball in the backyard and she hurt her see claw. It is sticking out now. She keeps licking it and she yelps if I touch the nail. I saw a little blood. It's hard to tell what really is g… read more
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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
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He seems to have bruised his front right paw's dewclaw. It
He seems to have bruised his front right paw's dewclaw. It is tender to the touch and this morning he stepped on a shoe and was whimpering terribly and limping, but was fine after about a minute. He w… 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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Last night my dog jumped down from the couch and started
Hi there! Last night my dog jumped down from the couch and started crying and limping. I didn't see anything wrong with her foot. It happened again this morning and I noticed her dew claw was bleeding… read more
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I think my dog's dew claw is broken from the inside. It's
I think my dog's dew claw is broken from the inside. It's dangling and loose compared to the other foot. He licks it a lot but has never cried. There is no bleeding. Wondering if it's broken.… read more
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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
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Dr. Kara
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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
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I have a 2 year German Shepherd that has cracked his dew claw,
I have a 2 year German Shepherd that has cracked his dew claw, he keeps licking it but does not appear to be infected but it is bothering him. Any suggestions on what we can do, does it need to be rem… read more
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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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my chihuahua seems to have hurt his right front paw. he continues
my chihuahua seems to have hurt his right front paw. he continues to lick it by the dew claw. It does not seem to have split but it is sticking a little further out than the other one. Is there someth… read more
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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
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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 dogs left hind foot is swollen. he has a small wierd thumb
my dogs left hind foot is swollen. he has a small wierd thumb nail(that one they don't use-he doesn't have one on his other leg). this nail is super super sensitive to him, so I'm sure it's the source… read more
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my dog broke a toe nail a few weeks back and today i noticed
my dog broke a toe nail a few weeks back and today i noticed he has a lump can of thing and he is in pain. what do i do?… read more
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