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Jane Lefler
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Hi there, I have a 13 year old Lab/Shepard cross...female.
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Doctoral Degree
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lab/pointer mix: I estimate that she is approximately 5 years of age.
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I have two Boarder Collies, One 30 lbs and One 50lbs, both
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My brother has an 11 year old neutered Chow Chow who does not
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I have a 55 pound pitbull that needs his nails trimmed, however,
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Our 5yr old Bichon hates to have her nails trimmed. We have
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