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06/13/2012

My dog's leg got swollen overnight. Should I go to the vet?

He's 8 years old and a little overweight. He has been limping slightly yesterday but today it's been really hard for him to walk around like he…


ASKED BY Member 1115543 on 6/13/12
TAGGED health, injury, seniorpet, swollenleg, swelling, walking IN Emergencies & First Aid
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Gucci

Senior pet, very itchy, excessive shedding, recurrent ear infection, pooping inside the house?

Gucci is 11.5 year old mixed breed, not neutered, but regularly vaccinated. He never had any major problems with health. been very active; always…


ASKED BY Gucci on 8/26/10
TAGGED excessiveshedding, itchy, recurrentearinfection, poopinginsidethehouse, seniorpet IN Skin Problems
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10/28/2009

My 8 y old female chow chow is presenting pruritus, ichting and scratching. What can I do? No bites, no tick, no fleas?

The now died ten years old father chow, through the last 3 yrs, did suffer wit this problem very much. It sounds me like an atopic dermatitis with…


ASKED BY Member 905891 on 10/28/09
TAGGED seniorpet, pruritus, uncontrolledpruritus IN Skin Problems
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07/18/2008

I've considered getting pet insurance. What has been your experience and will most vets accept it or not?

Our dog will require some extensive medical tests and meds in the future but her condition is treatable but the costs will be more than I can…


ASKED BY Member 657915 on 9/28/08
TAGGED seniorpet IN Pet Insurance
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10/03/2007

Our 8 yr. old Beagle-X seems to need her anal glads expressed every couple days. We've done it twice in 6 weeks & 2 days?

after she starts dragging her butt and needs it done again. She is also mildly incontinent & we've started her on Rimadyl (sp?). Is there a connection…


ASKED BY Member 510115 on 1/20/08
TAGGED analglands, seniorpet IN Health & Wellness
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12/31/2007

My dog had acl surgery in November of 2006. Can this come undone or tear again?

She is about 25 pounds and almost 12 years old and carries the bad leg like she did before the surgery. She takes Rimadyl for arthritis and it help…


ASKED BY Member 552452 on 1/1/08
TAGGED aclsurgery, failedsurgery, arthritis, rimadyl, seniorpet IN Senior Pet
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11/01/2007

Blood in bile when dog throws up?

My dog is 12 yrs old. For the past few weeks sometimes she would hack during the night. Not every but for the past 2 days she has been staying up…


ASKED BY Member 524540 on 11/1/07
TAGGED blood, bile, seniorpet, fattysists IN Answers
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