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I noticed my dog limping and I am 90% sure the front right
Hi, I noticed my dog limping and I am 90% sure the front right dew claw has partially broken off. I think this happened while she was being watch over the weekend when I was out of town. There is no b… read more
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my dogs dew claw is torn-he's been limping and licking at it, but I'm not comfortable ripping off the excess b/c it still looks like half is still attached, and I'm afraid I'll do more hurt than good.… read more
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My puppy is limping. She is a small boarder collie. One of
My puppy is limping. She is a small boarder collie. One of her dew claws was removed and the other was not. The foot where the dew claw was not removed seems to be tender around her paw. I tried to cl… read more
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My ***** ***** russel broke s front dew claw,appears to be
Customer: my ***** ***** russel broke his front dew claw,appears to be the entire joint .Should I rap it or have them removed by a vet. … read more
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My name is ***** ***** and my dog has a broken front dew
Customer: Hi. My name is ***** ***** and my dog has a broken front dew claw. It is broken about halfway down the nail and just dangling but I wasn't sure if I can just cut it off or if this would hurt… 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
Dr. Kara
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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
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I have a 5 year old bischon/poodle mix and she was just declawed
I have a 5 year old bischon/poodle mix and she was just declawed with GA today. I was told that it's good my dog. Did I make the wrong decision. Some said declawed dog may have arthritis in the future… read more
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My vet recommended that my 8 yr old dog (just rescued her from
My vet recommended that my 8 yr old dog (just rescued her from the shelter) have her back dew claws removed. I didn't even know that this was done on dogs. I have, however noticed that one of the back… read more
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Periodically, I take little Eric (my Yorkie Cross) to the vet
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Doctoral Degree
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We have a 9 week old boxer puppy and the "breeder" said she
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I always took dew claws of my Shih Tzu puppies by the time
I always took dew claws of my Shih Tzu puppies by the time they were 3 days old. I did it for three reasons: while grooming you can catch a brush, comb or clippers on a dew claw and cause an injury, a… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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Doctoral Degree
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my 19 month old dog was running in the woods last Thursday.
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Dr. Gabby
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Doctoral Degree
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labrador: barking..kennels..her jew claw and keeps licking it non stop
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I took my puppies dew claws off at birth. The glue patches
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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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puggle: yr old..dew claw..were doing an antibiotic regimen..bother
We have a 5 yr old puggle & a few days ago I noticed a sore on his front dew claw so took him to the vet. We're doing an antibiotic regimen for 2 weeks. It does not seem to bother the dog. However, th… read more
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