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Follow Up] I have a dam here with 8 pups. She has mastitis.
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Follow Up] I suspect that my dog has Mastitis. Internet
Follow Up] Customer: I suspect that my dog has Mastitis. Internet Google searches seem to be divided on whether or not puppies should nurse from infected teat. In an article by AKC Vet, puppies are be… read more
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Female dog who had puppies is having swollen mamery glands
female dog who had puppies is having swollen mamery glands and they are hot to touch.... I put ice pack on to help with heat and hope for swelling to go down. is there something else i can do? … read more
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I have a 3 year old quee9. I have a 3 year old Queensland
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My 3 year old lab/pointer mix stopped feeding her 11 puppies
My 3 year old lab/pointer mix stopped feeding her 11 puppies yesterday. They are five weeks old and eating solids great so I'm not worried about them. She suddenly presented a sore and very engorged l… read more
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Jane Lefler
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She had 11 pups 3.5 weeks old. Her milk sacks are very
She had 11 pups 3.5 weeks old. Her milk sacks are very swollen and red but she will not let them nurse more than a minute. I can care for them but what do I need to do for her over flowing milk sacks?… read more
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Jane Lefler
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My dog gave birth to two puppies for weeks ago. Her two back
Hello, my dog gave birth to two puppies for weeks ago. Her two back teats are a little swollen and a bit firm. One of her puppies has been having trouble pooping and has been less active than his litt… read more
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My female dog is nursing pups. Her teats are hard and hot to
My female dog is nursing pups. Her teats are hard and hot to touch. The puppies are 4 weeks old and she looks super skinny. The puppies are fine and happy bUT she looks miserable Assistant: Thanks. Ca… read more
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My dog had 2 puppies, 3 days ago. She had stopped eating
My dog had 2 puppies , 3 days ago. She had stopped eating for 10 days before birth due to loss of another dog and she was sad. this is her 2nd pregnancy , she had 4 puppies 1 year ago. Her 2 top breas… read more
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My 10 lb dog delivered pups 4AM yesterday morning. Have been
My 10 lb dog delivered pups 4AM yesterday morning. Have been trying to hot pack her as teats area hard and tight. Can I give her Penicillin Procaine G and what dose?… read more
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My Female boxer delivered 10 puppies on July 1 and has been
My Female boxer delivered 10 puppies on July 1 and has been feeding them very well but when I checked her milk this evening she has 2 nipples that have a brownish tinge to the milk. I believe it is th… read more
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Hello, I have a 3 year old German Wirehair dam nursing a
Hello, I have a 3 year old German Wirehair dam nursing a litter of 11- 4 week old pups (her first litter). One of her mamary glands is swollen and feels solid rather than liquid, and I can't express a… read more
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if my dog has been treated with andibodics for matisis is it safe to nurse the pups on that teat is the infection is under control and the hard mass will be asbored back into the her body?… read more
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dog: her chest and its red and hard it looks sore what can it be
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Hello, My dog shows signs of mastitis since yesterday afternoon.
Hello, My dog shows signs of mastitis since yesterday afternoon. She has very big breasts and hot she refuses to be touched, the puppies are unable to suckle. 101.1 f she did last night. the vet is cl… read more
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If my pregnant bitch may have mastitis, should I encourage
If my pregnant bitch may have mastitis, should I encourage the puppies to suckle from that area, or is the milk bad for the pups. I can get alot of milk from that teat with my fingers. Bill… read more
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