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Toney November 8th, 2005 09:19 PM

Toenail on tail?
 
This is not a joke! My Border Collie has what looks like a toenail coming out of her tail! It's about half way down her tail on the side. I saw it once before when I gave her a bath. That time I thought it was a peice of wood and pulled it out. Now it's back and it looks just like a toe nail! Has anyone ever seen this before???? Here's pictures the third one is clear: [url]http://www.riverstotalcarcare.com/wilsonstail.htm[/url]
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Joey.E.CockersMommy November 8th, 2005 09:35 PM

Thats really bizzare its actually a toenail. Hope you find out way its there.

SarahM November 8th, 2005 10:24 PM

Hi!! I'm a dog groomer and I've seen that on a few dogs. Im not sure what causes it but I know that its nothing to worry about. I usually just cut it as close to the skin as I can..I've never pulled it out though cause I wasn't sure if it would gush blood or hurt the dog. Maybe a vet would know more about why its there, but as far as I know, its just a random growth that shouldn't be much of a bother.


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