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by gixxerific
Sat Jan 15, 2011 11:24 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Trust your Vet to spay or go with the cheapo clinic?
Replies: 27
Views: 2525

Re: Trust your Vet to spay or go with the cheapo clinic?

I will talk to my vet about some of things brought up here.

And just so you know I'm not cheap I'm broke there is a difference. lol
by gixxerific
Sat Jan 15, 2011 2:09 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Do you feed measured amounts or let them gourge?
Replies: 32
Views: 2409

Re: Do you feed measured amounts or let them gourge?

BA I am pretty sure my Vet knows what they should look like. but I feel what you are saying.
by gixxerific
Sat Jan 15, 2011 12:49 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Trust your Vet to spay or go with the cheapo clinic?
Replies: 27
Views: 2525

Re: Trust your Vet to spay or go with the cheapo clinic?

They (my Vet) does blood work and an overnight stay. They are very good surgeons. They will do it up right. He is a top notch guy that is very passionate about animals, he even does a radio program as well as work in the community for animals (Pit Bulls in general but all animals) as well as rescue ...
by gixxerific
Sat Jan 15, 2011 12:40 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Do you feed measured amounts or let them gourge?
Replies: 32
Views: 2409

Re: Do you feed measured amounts or let them gourge?

15 minutes is a long time to eat! My dogs take about 2 minutes if that to put down a bowl of plain kibble, longer if its floated. I guess they're talking puppies, but I've definitely seen some puppies eat quickly! Which is what I am thinking she will have a cup of food gone in no time. I may try an...
by gixxerific
Sat Jan 15, 2011 12:18 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Do you feed measured amounts or let them gourge?
Replies: 32
Views: 2409

Re: Do you feed measured amounts or let them gourge?

Thanx Trex.

A little more info. We just came back from the vet and she is 16 lbs that is up 4 lbs from 2 weeks ago. She is 13 weeks old today or 3 months 1 week if you will.
by gixxerific
Sat Jan 15, 2011 12:14 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Trust your Vet to spay or go with the cheapo clinic?
Replies: 27
Views: 2525

Trust your Vet to spay or go with the cheapo clinic?

I know I have differences with some of the (minor) things that go on with my Vet. But they are very good people and hell they saved my Lucy's life from Parvo. I owe them one. :thumbsup: :bowdown: :bowdown: :inlove: They were great with Maya as well. Not too mention they are VERY pro-Pit Bull. So Luc...
by gixxerific
Sat Jan 15, 2011 11:59 am
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Do you feed measured amounts or let them gourge?
Replies: 32
Views: 2409

Do you feed measured amounts or let them gourge?

I have been feeding by the cupful adjusting to her needs and keeping Lucy in the right shape. The vet today say's she is just right not too fat or too skinny. So I have been doing good. :thumbsup: :clap The tech than after being questioned on how much to feed suggested to feed her by filling the bow...
by gixxerific
Sat Jan 15, 2011 11:48 am
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Little wrorried here Lucys seem to be blocked up
Replies: 8
Views: 763

Re: Little worried here Lucy's seem to be blocked up

Again sorry if I got people worried a little. She is alright I just blew her diarrhea out of proportion. She is pooping fine now. Just got back from the vet she has a clean bill of health, and gained 4 lbs in 2 weeks she is now 16 lbs. :wow Getting cuter by the minute as well Thanks for your concern...
by gixxerific
Fri Jan 14, 2011 10:07 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Little wrorried here Lucys seem to be blocked up
Replies: 8
Views: 763

Re: Little wrorried here Lucys seem to be blocked up

Thanks all.

Sorry I beleive I jumped the gun, :oops: I think she is alright. I was just thinking the worst.

She went a little while ago it was runny though. But at least she went.
by gixxerific
Fri Jan 14, 2011 7:59 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Little wrorried here Lucys seem to be blocked up
Replies: 8
Views: 763

Re: Little wrorried here Lucys seem to be blocked up

I have given her a little bit of a different kind of food asmall portion for lunch lately with her regular food for breakfast and dinner. And some training treats for training but nothing out of the usual too much. if that matters.
by gixxerific
Fri Jan 14, 2011 7:39 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Little wrorried here Lucys seem to be blocked up
Replies: 8
Views: 763

Little wrorried here Lucys seem to be blocked up

she had loose stool earlier for the first time in forever. I cou8ld tell she wasn't done but nothing would come out. She wanted to go out a few time afterward and squatted but nothing. That was around 4:30. I just took her out after nap at 6:30 and she tried to poop and nothing but she was whining l...
by gixxerific
Fri Jan 14, 2011 4:23 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Jaka's trip to the vet
Replies: 14
Views: 1141

Re: Jaka's trip to the vet

So sorry hope it all come out alright and easy for the family.

Good luck. :pray :hug:
by gixxerific
Thu Jan 13, 2011 10:56 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Dawn dish soap?
Replies: 16
Views: 2106

Re: Dawn dish soap?

If I may. In the garden world we use real soap (Ivory, Dr Bronners), not detergent (Dawn) for insect control. Detergent will kill or seriously hurt plants where real soap will kill the bugs but not hurt the plant. There are all kinds of harsh chemicals in detergents. I remember using human shampoo o...
by gixxerific
Tue Jan 11, 2011 8:58 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Licking front legs
Replies: 5
Views: 672

Re: Licking front legs

I think it is normal but I could be wrong. All my dogs did it, now answer this...is it wrong for Lucy to put as much of her back leg into her mouth and start chewing away. roflmao
by gixxerific
Sun Jan 09, 2011 9:45 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Best time to spay
Replies: 21
Views: 1930

Re: Best time to spay

I am an avid gardener this reminds me of the organic vs. chemical debate. :wow :crybaby: :bowdown:

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