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Not the Toes!! - Dog is timid about touching feet?

I got adopted by my dog Jerry about 4 1/2 years ago :D. He is the perfect pet! He is an Akita/Chow/Sheperd/Bull-Terrier Mix. He seems to be…

ASKED BY Member 1238382 on 12/2/14
TAGGED feet, grooming, toenails, nailclippers, clippers IN Home Grooming


My dog has a red bump directly above his toe nail :((?

My dogs bump has a deep red color to it, and is growing hair. My mom said the bump has a "nose" to it . I guess she means the holes. I don't know…

ASKED BY Tyson on 5/29/13
TAGGED bump, lump, red, hair, infection, health, paw, paws, toe, nail, toenail, help, picture, please IN Illness & Disease


Is it strange that my pup chews her toenails?

I know it isn't because they are too long because we always keep them trimmed. She will just lay somewhere and chew on them enough to leave marks in…

ASKED BY Chelsea on 4/9/10
TAGGED chewing, toenails IN Other Behavior & Training


4 year old bouvier has recurring (2 times) cracked toenail (his P2) and 1 time on back foot... fungus or cancer?

Front toenail (p2) swelling & a lot of pain 5 months ago. toenail was cracked & loose so removed. He got better and toenail grew back with antibiotics…

ASKED BY Perry on 12/3/09
TAGGED cracked, toenail, swollen, toe, cancer, infection, fungus IN Cancer

Bailey Alexander

My dog has some fur wrapped around his toenail, it's now embedded. Should I wait for it to grow out or go to the vet?

Okay, I just spent all this time trying to condense my question to 120 characters above and now I get more space! Bailey has some fur wrapped…

ASKED BY Bailey Alexander on 3/5/08
TAGGED toenails, embeddedhair IN Emergencies & First Aid


My pit bull/spaniel toe nails are discolored and falling off on her front and back paws. Can a dog have nail fungus?

Some of my dogs nails have a black stripe running through it. One of her clear toe nails fell off and the small piece remaining in her paw is black…

ASKED BY Kiss on 1/20/08
TAGGED toenails, black, swollen, paws, pain, discolored, fungus IN Other Health & Wellness