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Forum: Senior dogs August 16th, 2011, 08:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,437
Posted By Nicker
Considering eye surgery at 15 years

Hey everyone,

Sorry it is long. My Harley Dog was 15 years old in April. In August of 2001 (10 years ago) he had cataract surgery and prosthetic lenses placed in both eyes. It made a tremendous...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! September 27th, 2008, 11:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 541
Posted By Nicker
I am positive she doesn't have your cold for two...

I am positive she doesn't have your cold for two reasons.

1. Dogs can't catch colds from people and vice versa
2. Even if viruses could be passed from humans to pets, if she ate the kleenexes...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! September 20th, 2008, 11:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 974
Posted By Nicker
I just wanted to tell you that Chili is so...

I just wanted to tell you that Chili is so adorable. Keep digging and see as many vets as you have to find out what is wrong with the little cutie.
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! September 20th, 2008, 11:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 924
Posted By Nicker
How old is the dog? If the owner is too...

How old is the dog?

If the owner is too cheap to get the dog checked out that is just sick and wrong. If I were you I would take the dog to the vet myself and get it checked out. If you have to...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! September 20th, 2008, 11:38 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,048
Posted By Nicker
I think Dale Goldhawk sounds like a good idea. ...

I think Dale Goldhawk sounds like a good idea. It would stir up some wide spread publicity and could be used to educate people about pet store puppies in general. Goldhawk Fights Back I assume is...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! September 1st, 2008, 12:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,404
Posted By Nicker
Actually there is Imuaran for dogs. Azathioprine...

Actually there is Imuaran for dogs. Azathioprine (Imuran) is often given to dogs with IMHA.
Forum: Introduce yourself here - Say hello September 1st, 2008, 12:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 506
Posted By Nicker
You and your dog do not have the same ailement. ...

You and your dog do not have the same ailement. People and dogs don't pass on colds/flus to each other. I would be taking Blossum to the vet now. Five days in respitory distress I think is too...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! August 30th, 2008, 09:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 881
Posted By Nicker
I did read on this site about an alternative to...

I did read on this site about an alternative to the e collar that some people really like. I was just looking to find the product and in my google search, I came up with another one I think might be...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! August 30th, 2008, 08:52 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,128
Posted By Nicker
Wishing you and sugar all the best :goodvibes:

Wishing you and sugar all the best :goodvibes:
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! August 22nd, 2008, 03:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,128
Posted By Nicker
Lotus, I am so sorry to hear your news. I...

Lotus,

I am so sorry to hear your news. I am wondering something about her eye. You said you were putting drops in her eye for an ulcer. The ulcer isn't healing with the drops and is actually...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! August 16th, 2008, 03:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,625
Posted By Nicker
You mention you bathe Andy regularly. Dogs...

You mention you bathe Andy regularly. Dogs should not be bathed regularly. That could be contributing to the itching. I have found that bathing my dog rarley has helped his itching problems...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! August 13th, 2008, 12:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 654
Posted By Nicker
My Bichon has had a heart murmur for years and it...

My Bichon has had a heart murmur for years and it doens't hold him back at all. His is a low grade heart murmur. I do pay close attention to his breathing and panting. If he ever shows signs of...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! August 6th, 2008, 01:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 9,858
Posted By Nicker
Exclamation I would not use tea tree oil. I read a post by...

I would not use tea tree oil. I read a post by Dr. Lee in this forum stating tea tree is toxic to dogs. If he is going to lick it that would not be a good thing. ...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! August 5th, 2008, 05:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 777
Posted By Nicker
Smile Update on Harley (12 yr bichon, pancreatitis/anemia)

Well we went for our weekly weigh in and blood work today. First off the weight up another 15oz:eek: so his weight is now 11lbs 13oz. His red blood cell count up to 40% which is another 5%...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! August 4th, 2008, 07:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 956
Posted By Nicker
I am so sorry to hear your news Karen. I wish...

I am so sorry to hear your news Karen. I wish there was more I could say.
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! August 1st, 2008, 09:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 703
Posted By Nicker
As hazelrunpack already stated the only thing...

As hazelrunpack already stated the only thing that comes to my mind would be internal bleeding from the kick. Internal bleeding is for sure a cause of anemia. But again, I assume that your vet has...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! August 1st, 2008, 08:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,215
Posted By Nicker
It is so hard leaving them there in the hospital....

It is so hard leaving them there in the hospital. I know what that is like too. In June Harley spent 3 days there and then came home for 2 and was back in for another 4. It got so lonely at home...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! August 1st, 2008, 06:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,215
Posted By Nicker
2% a day sounds pretty good to me. Anything up...

2% a day sounds pretty good to me. Anything up is good! :thumbs up I don't know exactly how low my dog started out at. There was a problem at the lab they sent his blood work to (they can do red...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! July 31st, 2008, 11:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,215
Posted By Nicker
Karen, I am so sorry for what you are going...

Karen,

I am so sorry for what you are going through and I understand. :grouphug: My little guy has also been experiencing low red blood cell counts. The steroids are making a differfence for...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! July 30th, 2008, 12:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,564
Posted By Nicker
Actually the vet doesn't think it is dietary. ...

Actually the vet doesn't think it is dietary. Because he has had so many things going on since Feb the vet thinks his immune system just got out of whack and is attackig the red bllod cells. That...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! July 29th, 2008, 01:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,564
Posted By Nicker
Woo hoo! Red blood cell count up to 35!!! 36 is...

Woo hoo! Red blood cell count up to 35!!! 36 is low normal. Also up another 10oz this week. Almost up to 11 pounds now. (10lbs 14 oz)

Our regular vet is on holidays this week. Next Tuesday we...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! July 27th, 2008, 07:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 929
Posted By Nicker
My 12 year old bichon doesn't like taking pills...

My 12 year old bichon doesn't like taking pills either. But since he has been sick a great deal in the last 6 months I have learned how to give them to him. (I can't use peanut butter or cheese...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! July 25th, 2008, 03:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 520
Posted By Nicker
Did you tell the vet he is pooping blood? I am...

Did you tell the vet he is pooping blood? I am sure if they knew that they would tell you to bring him right in. Pooping blood is very serious.
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! July 25th, 2008, 03:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 515
Posted By Nicker
What does the dog usually eat?

What does the dog usually eat?
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs July 24th, 2008, 11:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 590
Posted By Nicker
PetNet microchips

I was not aware until just an hour ago that PetNet is no longer in existence. My dog has a PetNet microchip. I recall getting a letter from PetNet about four years ago stating that they were going...
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