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Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! Yesterday, 03:25 AM
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Posted By MaxaLisa
autoimmune conditions, infections, alleriges?

autoimmune conditions, infections, alleriges?
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! Yesterday, 03:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 114
Posted By MaxaLisa
I used to use a loosely fitted nylon collar for...

I used to use a loosely fitted nylon collar for tags, and a harness for everything else, until later, when I took a big key ring round thing (just the silver ring, and threaded it around the webbing...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! April 12th, 2014, 11:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 190
Posted By MaxaLisa
Bartonella comes to mind, only because this...

Bartonella comes to mind, only because this sounds similar to a Chylothorax, which, has in some cases, been linked to Bartonella. The Chylothorax though, I think is more about fluid build-up that is...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! April 8th, 2014, 11:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 151
Posted By MaxaLisa
Always good to have a vet check this out. If...

Always good to have a vet check this out. If they can't find anything wrong, I would have some bloodwork run to check to make sure that everything is okay, and there aren't any gut infections, etc. ...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! April 8th, 2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 341
Posted By MaxaLisa
There is a thing called ear tip vasculitis, which...

There is a thing called ear tip vasculitis, which has various causes, but frostbite, if the weather is cold enough around you, would make a lot of sense.
Forum: Senior dogs March 30th, 2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 779
Posted By MaxaLisa
Ha, I went to your profile to see a picture of...

Ha, I went to your profile to see a picture of Halo, but there isn't one! I don't have a pic of my dog here either though ;)

This is great news, so very happy to hear it! Just outstanding, I'm...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! March 26th, 2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By MaxaLisa
Best of luck, it's a difficult situation.

Best of luck, it's a difficult situation.
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! March 26th, 2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 267
Posted By MaxaLisa
Most dogs just love those nice long walks if they...

Most dogs just love those nice long walks if they are well conditioned to the weather and the surfaces. BUT, I agree, being a pug, you have to carefully evaluate how well yours is breathing and...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! March 26th, 2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,133
Posted By MaxaLisa
If you end up trying an NSAID, there are all...

If you end up trying an NSAID, there are all sorts of them. My internal medicine vet prefers to use Previcox. I would always combine any nsaid treatment with liver support.

I'm glad you got some...
Forum: Senior dogs March 24th, 2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 779
Posted By MaxaLisa
So great to hear a positive update - this is...

So great to hear a positive update - this is fantastic news. :fingerscr that it continues!
Forum: Senior dogs March 24th, 2014, 04:21 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 779
Posted By MaxaLisa
I meant to respond to this earlier! I am a...

I meant to respond to this earlier!

I am a night owl, have been most of my life, but lately chronically sleep deprived. I have 1/2 mg melatonin pills here for my 20 pound Jazz. I sometimes take...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! March 23rd, 2014, 11:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By MaxaLisa
I think that depends on the diet and the dog. ...

I think that depends on the diet and the dog. There technically is no diet that is hypoallergenic for every dog, and there could be sensitivities too. What are you feeding?


No other advice. I...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! March 23rd, 2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,133
Posted By MaxaLisa
I think experimenting is about the best we can do...

I think experimenting is about the best we can do in these circumstances....

How is Shiloh (do I have that name right???)? I had to treat Jazz here for some urinary problems with cipro, and then...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! March 23rd, 2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By MaxaLisa
I know absolutely nothing about prolapses, I hope...

I know absolutely nothing about prolapses, I hope that you can find an answer soon.

I do know some about straining though. My girl had terrible straining problems. She has weak abdominal muscle,...
Forum: Senior dogs March 23rd, 2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 779
Posted By MaxaLisa
I will keep fingers crossed for Halo. You...

I will keep fingers crossed for Halo.

You know, when my GSD was put on anti-fungals (ketoconazole and fluconazole), with each of them, it made him very wobbly and unstable on his feet. I hope...
Forum: Puppy health March 23rd, 2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 376
Posted By MaxaLisa
Good luck, I know nothing about this! I'm not...

Good luck, I know nothing about this! I'm not sure that there is anything helpful here: ...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! March 18th, 2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 169
Posted By MaxaLisa
Often the oral liquid is also either given at too...

Often the oral liquid is also either given at too high a dose, or accidentally overdosed, which adds to the problem with using this drug.

I like to test all my dogs for the mdr1 mutation, I had a...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! March 18th, 2014, 12:58 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,133
Posted By MaxaLisa
I hear you! I'm dealing a lot with parent care...

I hear you! I'm dealing a lot with parent care now, and it really makes one think about what is ahead...

I know of a few dogs that have responded well to cholodin, to help with the night time...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! March 15th, 2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 395
Posted By MaxaLisa
If they can't smell well, they might not eat...

If they can't smell well, they might not eat well????
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! March 15th, 2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 612
Posted By MaxaLisa
Best of luck. Things aren't optimal, but there...

Best of luck. Things aren't optimal, but there is a silver lining, and I hope that the drugs are well-tolerated and help, a lot!
Forum: Senior dogs March 15th, 2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 285
Posted By MaxaLisa
I don't know much about the other options, but...

I don't know much about the other options, but ACE is often not recommended because dogs are still aware, just can't respond. I think there are better drugs out there.....

Do you keep her upright...
Forum: Senior dogs March 15th, 2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 302
Posted By MaxaLisa
You might try some cholodin? Some dogs have...

You might try some cholodin? Some dogs have reported benefits for the cognitive dysfunction, but I think the fecal incontinence is what DD and LB said, very often a spinal issue.
Forum: Senior dogs March 15th, 2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 779
Posted By MaxaLisa
My mom's been sick, I haven't been around, have...

My mom's been sick, I haven't been around, have you tried the melatonin? I'm not sure what you might noticed if it's working though.
Forum: Senior dogs March 2nd, 2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 779
Posted By MaxaLisa
:blush: thank you :) I, unfortunately, have...

:blush: thank you :)

I, unfortunately, have never had a healthy dog :shrug: Way too many hours spent googling and obsessing! I'm just glad if I can use that info to help others....
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! March 2nd, 2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 612
Posted By MaxaLisa
That is EXCELLENT news about the mitotic index. ...

That is EXCELLENT news about the mitotic index. Less than 5 vs greater than 5 is what they use as a cut-off, but "less than 3" is the greatest survival time category.

Unfortunately, there were...
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