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Old February 10th, 2010, 12:29 AM
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Question Can you use baby wipes on dogs?

I have been told no in the past. I know that they make special wipes for puppies/dogs but I'm wondering what exactly is the difference between the two? Yes, I know probably the ingredients... but which ones? What ingredients in the baby wipes are bad for the dog?
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Old February 10th, 2010, 02:51 AM
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Barring new or unusual ingredients, baby wipes are safe for topical use in dogs. I would avoid contact with or around eyes.

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Old February 10th, 2010, 04:13 AM
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I use them daily for Brina, more so in the spring on her paws.
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Old February 10th, 2010, 11:56 AM
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I stick to unscented.
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Old February 10th, 2010, 12:30 PM
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I use them also on my dogs, both Westies.

They do come in handy for white dogs for paws and butts
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Old February 10th, 2010, 12:35 PM
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I use them for poopy dangly things on the persians and the foster poodle. Works great.
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Old February 10th, 2010, 03:04 PM
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I use them for poopy dangly things on the persians and the foster poodle. Works great.
"Willknots" as in "these things will not come off!!"
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Old February 10th, 2010, 03:30 PM
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I've used baby wipes on my dogs. I always get the unscented ones safe for sensitive, newborn skin. I use them to wipe paws and rumps, never near the eyes. Make sure you throw them away so the wipes can't be chewed and I think it would be fine.
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Old February 10th, 2010, 03:53 PM
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"Willknots" as in "these things will not come off!!"
That's the word I was looking for! Willknots. Thanks
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Old February 10th, 2010, 04:17 PM
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That's the word I was looking for! Willknots. Thanks
Your moist welcome (ar-ar-ar).

Now, I have dawgs with very long feathering on their hinds. Wanna know the definition of a Sh-andelier?
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Old February 10th, 2010, 08:48 PM
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Your moist welcome (ar-ar-ar).

Now, I have dawgs with very long feathering on their hinds. Wanna know the definition of a Sh-andelier?
I'm all ears! What is it-huh, huh?
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Old February 11th, 2010, 04:30 PM
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I also use unscented baby wipes, great for the pee pee area. They sell doggie ones' but just more expensive for nothing
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Old February 11th, 2010, 06:42 PM
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I use the unscented ones for Jack's bum
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Old February 11th, 2010, 06:49 PM
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Good idea! Never thought of that. Lodi was really overweight several years ago before she died and couldn't reach her "privates" to clean herself so I cleaned her with unscented Summer's Eve feminine hygiene wipes. Baby wipes would be more economical!
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Old February 12th, 2010, 03:16 PM
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I use baby wipes on Buddy's bum. He has long, feathery fur, and sometimes gets a stinky bum after a really good poop!
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Old February 16th, 2010, 02:06 AM
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I have used both the doggie ones and the unscented baby ones and I like the baby ones better, the doggie ones smell funny and do not clean as well.
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