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, My dog has a hot spot, gave m Benadryl he is 80 lbs 1
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Joan, I have a 2 year old newfie, we're living in an area that has hot summe
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Hi. We have a great 2 year old golden retriever. He is healthy
Hi. We have a great 2 year old golden retriever. He is healthy and see the vet once a year for shots and check up. He has some hot spots this year and we changed shampoos and brought him inside more t… read more
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Hi...you helped me so thoroughly before, Id like to ask your
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collie: 12 years old has some arthritis..coat..had become lethargic
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I have a 4 year old St Bernard. He has had ear infections
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st bernard..treating..He sleeps on a tile floor that will not change.
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Hello. My 13 year old Wire Fox Terrier has gotten very lethargic
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my female 1.5 yr old st. bernards fur between ears is stuck
my female 1.5 yr old st. bernards fur between ears is stuck together, when touched falls out. the skin looks all full of pus under the fur.… read more
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I have 4 large dogs, all indoors. The St. Bernard ( 10 mos.)
I have 4 large dogs, all indoors. The St. Bernard ( 10 mos.) has had dry skin issues along with hot spots, plenty of scratching. She has now developed several dark spots on the back of her neck, when … read more
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mattie, our golden has two hot spots..Her vet bills..ear hemotoma etc.
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St. Bernard: due to the fact of his hair and double dew claws..fatty
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