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side effects & some really good walks

November 19th 2012 2:53 pm
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well, the Prednisone did cause some GI tract problems. We increased the Pepcid and today the pile glop of #2 looked like it had NO BLOOD in it! Hurray!

Dixie seems to like Blue Buffalo stews. She eating almost everything we put out, so the Pred has improved her appetite. Still not doing too well with the dry kibble. Oh well, can't have eveything.

Had a nice couple of walks at the park over the weekend. Dixie's energy level on the walks seemed better than last week. (of course, we still walk a couple of steps, sniff, walk a couple of steps, sniff, sniff). BOL

Burt "watered" Dixie's head when they were both sniffing along the one of the park's baseball diamond backstops. Thank D*g we had brought some wipes with us. Came in handy on the opposite end from where we thought they'd be needed.

Burt continues to clean up Dixie's food bowl. He's doing better on the Blue Buffalo we picked up for him. Burt's shape is still very "burrito" looking... our Burt-ito! LOL


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Barked by: Lucas (My Gentle Angel) (Dogster Member)

November 19th 2012 at 3:48 pm

Good walks and good sniffing !

Try some Arrowroot in her dinner.... just a though.. will settle her tum too. Most healty food places should have it. I sprinkle about a teaspoon of it on Lucas's food if he gets an upset.

Barked by: Abbie (Dogster Member)

November 19th 2012 at 6:30 pm

Glad your #2 had no blood. Glad you had some fun walks.
Barked by: Droopy, Forever in my heart (Dogster Member)

November 19th 2012 at 8:16 pm

keeping you in our thoughts & prayers sweet dixie! you are so beautiful! you remind mommie of a doggie her had when her was just alittle kid.. him name was remind mommie so much of him// dixie, GOD BLESS you sweet girl & we pray you get ALL better soon! hope dat you have a HAPPY THANKSGIVING!
i am very thankful fur being a part of your life & having you fur my furever pal! thank you dixie fur being my friend!
GOD BLESS YOU SWEET GIRL! much love, droopy
Barked by: Angel Lexi ...Gone But Never (Dogster Member)

November 20th 2012 at 6:33 am

Sniffs Walks and Eating is a great sign Dixie and we are so happy for you sweet gurl! Burt marking your head is too funny! BOL! Glad you had the wipes with even tho you used them on the other end than expected!
Barked by: Angel Annie (Dogster Member)

November 20th 2012 at 6:47 am

Dixie, so glad you have an appetite and are eating well. Make sure mom keeps those wet wipes handy when you're around Burt! BOL!

Love you, sweet girl

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