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by lovemylucy
Sat Jun 02, 2007 11:00 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Bo My Pride and Joy has been diagnosed with cancer
Replies: 47
Views: 5480

thank you for asking.............i started a new job and haven't been online in awhile.....it turned out monkey's lump was a histocytoma......so i was very very happy...............he is doing great..........how is your lil guy?
by lovemylucy
Thu Apr 26, 2007 1:01 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Bo My Pride and Joy has been diagnosed with cancer
Replies: 47
Views: 5480

yes i agree....and i do trust my vet..not that that makes him perfect, but he very reasonable, never overly aggressive..menaing he gives me the options and lets me decide what i think is best and never tries to make me feel guilty or pushed into all kinds of expensive treatments......and he is very ...
by lovemylucy
Thu Apr 26, 2007 10:16 am
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Bo My Pride and Joy has been diagnosed with cancer
Replies: 47
Views: 5480

well, i have been going to this vet for about 15 years and i trust him so that is why i went along with the surgery...that and the theory that there is a chance of spreading cancer cells with a biopsy. we will know in a few days what it is........and monkey is up and running around pretty much like ...
by lovemylucy
Wed Apr 25, 2007 7:06 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Bo My Pride and Joy has been diagnosed with cancer
Replies: 47
Views: 5480

i do have a "lucy", but it is actually "monkey" with the tumor.......he had surgery today and i didn't have to say anything it was the vet that let me know that he would be excising a large margin of health tissue around the tumor...when i asked about aspiration he said he'd rath...
by lovemylucy
Mon Apr 23, 2007 4:47 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Bo My Pride and Joy has been diagnosed with cancer
Replies: 47
Views: 5480

thanks for theinfo...i read your dogster page...i just took monkey to the vet. he is going to have the cyst removed and biopsied wednesday. the vet says its hard to tell by just looking at it..he said it looks like MCT because it is so irritated looking, but he has irritated skin there anyway from a...
by lovemylucy
Sun Apr 22, 2007 8:34 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Bo My Pride and Joy has been diagnosed with cancer
Replies: 47
Views: 5480

i just noticed a lump on my dog. looks like a red blister under his belly by his leg and is attached to his skin.i haven't been on this forum in awhile....i looked up some pics of MCT and i am devasted because it looks like what is on his belly...........i will be taking him to vet asap...do you hav...
by lovemylucy
Thu Jan 04, 2007 10:09 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: allergies............help
Replies: 10
Views: 1168

thanks .i was starting to think maybe the grass..but i am wondering how long he would have to have no contact with grass for it to clear up? all the food he has been on has been single protein and single carb.....he has had some rawhide lately...i think i will take away all treats and keep him off g...
by lovemylucy
Thu Jan 04, 2007 9:57 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: puppy shots
Replies: 7
Views: 839

she does not socialize with any other dogs except mine (who are all vaccinated) but she was worried about even putting her down on the ground to go potty.
by lovemylucy
Thu Jan 04, 2007 9:54 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: allergies............help
Replies: 10
Views: 1168

wow............sounds like i have my work cut out for me!!! the weird thing is that he can be fine for weeks an dthen one day his belly and mouth will just be red..!! (or real pink rather).............ok well i hope i can get this figured out...thanks
by lovemylucy
Thu Jan 04, 2007 3:40 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: puppy shots
Replies: 7
Views: 839

puppy shots

when is it ok to take a lil' puppy out for walks........after initial shots (8 weeks)? or after 4 months? my daughter has a puppy who has only had her first shots (9 weeks) and she lives in an apt and is concerned about putting her on the grass or dirt to potty train? i myself have never had a dog t...
by lovemylucy
Thu Jan 04, 2007 3:05 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: allergies............help
Replies: 10
Views: 1168

allergies............help

i have tried monkey on several different foods and still his tummy is so red, inflamed, and irritated at times............even his mouth (muzzle) gets red...........the only thing that helps is a cortisone shot, but he can't keep getting those.....any ideas on anything else he ould be allergic to?
by lovemylucy
Sun Oct 22, 2006 10:12 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: wound care question
Replies: 6
Views: 788

thanks for the advice and info..............just got back from hospital......i couldn't trust that what i was doing would be enough and i was afraid molly would suffer so i took her to the ER VEt....she had surgery...sutures, and a drain put in.....i feel so bad....this was all my fault and the only...
by lovemylucy
Sun Oct 22, 2006 1:08 am
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: wound care question
Replies: 6
Views: 788

red, thank you for your response..............one puncture wound is pretty deep..... i cleaned it out with peroxide and then soaked gauze in ioding and covered the wound with with a breathable surgical tape....when you say itis better ot let the body clean it out itself does that mean i should not c...
by lovemylucy
Sat Oct 21, 2006 10:06 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: wound care question
Replies: 6
Views: 788

wound care question

i do not know if this is the right section, but i need some info..........tonight lucy (my female) bit my chihuahau mix (sp) althoughthey are always seperated............... molly has two puncture woulnd on the inside of her chest.....they stopped bleeding fairly fast with pressure, but one looks so...
by lovemylucy
Mon Aug 14, 2006 4:08 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: is he the right weight fot his age???
Replies: 6
Views: 805

monkey was 24 lbs at 4 months and now at 16months he is 65 lbs

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