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My dog tore a dew claw last week. We went to the vet, who
My dog tore a dew claw last week. We went to the vet, who had us wrap it, keep it dry and in place for a week. After a week, we were told to put a sock over it, since it was healing; air circulation w… read more
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He has a little blood around his dew claw, but lets me
He has a little blood around his dew claw, but lets me inspect it and does not appear to be in any pain. … read more
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Dr. Bruce
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Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
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She split her dew claw friday and was treated at a clinic
She split her dew claw friday and was treated at a clinic but her paw is twice the size it should be and we are concerned … read more
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My dogs dew claw almost got ripped off today. She isn't bothered
My dogs dew claw almost got ripped off today. She isn't bothered by it and it isn't bleeding, just wondered what to watch for and how to treat it.… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
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Hi there, Murphy tore his dew claw, the flesh beneath the due claw is exposed but the nail
Hi there, Murphy tore his dew claw, the flesh beneath the due claw is exposed but the nail broke cleanly. What type of cotton padding should I use? I have tramadol hydrochloride and cephalexin and der… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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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
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Dr. Kara
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dog: bothering..is periodically limping..Right front paw.
Our dog has split his toenail longitudinally from the tip his toe nail, back to his paw. It is bothering him and he is periodically limping. Right front paw. any suggestions?… read more
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Dr. Gabby
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Doctoral Degree
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My pups dew claw feels cracked on one side just above the
My pup's dew claw feels cracked on one side just above the quick; she won't allow me get a really close look. However, the nail at an horizontal angle and firmly attached: should I attempt to cut it m… read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
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Doctoral Degree
10,518 satisfied customers
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
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary
Dog Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
10,089 satisfied customers
dog: tonight..obvious pain (licking his lips..lay down..veterinary
It's 1:30 AM Sunday 5/8/11 - My dog tore his dew claw tonight and is in obvious pain (licking his lips, nervous, won't lay down, etc.) - what can I give him to help with his pain and what do i need to… read more
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary
Dog Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
10,089 satisfied customers
My great Dane apparently just pulled his left front dew claw
My great Dane apparently just pulled his left front dew claw and it is bleeding. No vet office open, should we take him to an emergency center?… read more
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Dr. Dan
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Doctoral Degree
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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
Dr. Scott
Dr. Scott
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Doctoral Degree
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I have a bulldog and he has ripped/cut one of his toenails
I have a bulldog and he has ripped/cut one of his toenails this morning. I have placed neosporin and a bandage over it.. What else can I do??? Thanks Schanae… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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crested: her leg without crying..movement..humans..my little
my chinese crested 11 months > jump onto hardwood floor and hurt her left front paw yesterday i can move all her leg without crying until you get to toes then she crys with movement she will not be… read more
Dr. Jamie
Dr. Jamie
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Doctoral Degree
756 satisfied customers
My XXXXX XXXXX tore his dew claw. We believe the only thing
My XXXXX XXXXX tore his dew claw. We believe the only thing holding it on is a piece of skin. Should we take him to the emergency vet? Or tape it up. He did it yesterday andwejust noticed it this morn… read more
Dr. Rick DVM
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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 dog cut her herself outside between the paws which required
My dog cut her herself outside between the paws which required 3 stitches. Unfortunately it cost me 400.00 to get it stitched and the vet wants 22.00 to look at it and change the bandages every 3 days… read more
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary
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Doctoral Degree
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front paw..wrapped gauze around each one..vets tomorrow
the single pads, right above each front paw is cracked and one of them is pealing off, from sXXXXX XXXXXcking it. i have wrapped gauze around each one for now until we can take her to the vets tomorro… read more
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