Possible UTI?

Talk about diets, exercise, and disease.

Possible UTI?

Postby I<3mypit » Sat Oct 22, 2011 4:20 pm

So I have noticed that Dixie has been pee'ing ALOT lately, but in very small amounts and sometimes just dribbles. She is ringing the bell constantly to go outside and sometimes she doesn't even make it to the door before she will squat. I mean I realize she is only less than 2 months old but I am thinking there is a problem.

Is there anything I can do until I can get her to the vet? Is cranberry safe for dogs and can it be used for UTI's?
User avatar
I<3mypit
Newborn Bully
 
Posts: 113
Joined: Sun Aug 28, 2011 1:54 pm
Location: Akron, OH

Re: Possible UTI?

Postby AllisonPitbullLvr » Sat Oct 22, 2011 5:01 pm

Female puppies even at that age can suffer from a UTI. Have a urinalysis done to be sure. If there's an infection, she needs antibiotics, not just cranberry extract.
User avatar
AllisonPitbullLvr
Regulator
 
Posts: 7019
Joined: Sun Apr 11, 2010 10:21 am
Location: Onscario, Canada

Re: Possible UTI?

Postby I<3mypit » Sat Oct 22, 2011 6:25 pm

Well I decided not to wait and paid the emergency visit so she could be seen. They prescribed her Clavamox. My poor girl :(
User avatar
I<3mypit
Newborn Bully
 
Posts: 113
Joined: Sun Aug 28, 2011 1:54 pm
Location: Akron, OH

Re: Possible UTI?

Postby AllisonPitbullLvr » Sat Oct 22, 2011 6:32 pm

She'll be on the mend in no time!
User avatar
AllisonPitbullLvr
Regulator
 
Posts: 7019
Joined: Sun Apr 11, 2010 10:21 am
Location: Onscario, Canada

Re: Possible UTI?

Postby I<3mypit » Sat Oct 22, 2011 6:38 pm

Thanks for your support :) I worry about my girls.
User avatar
I<3mypit
Newborn Bully
 
Posts: 113
Joined: Sun Aug 28, 2011 1:54 pm
Location: Akron, OH


Return to Health Issues

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests