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Over 325 forums and communities providing medical information and medical help. en Help As a veterinarian, it is most likely your dog has pyometra and needs to be spayed ASAP to save her li Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Tue, 25 Sep 2012 16:13:19 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Dogs/Help/show/1813430#post_8362418 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Dogs/Help/show/1813430#post_8362418 kidney problems Hi Laudy I am sorry to hear about your dog Tita and if you are able to post actual lab values I am g Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Sun, 23 Sep 2012 12:07:00 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Dogs/kidney-problems/show/1812872#post_8355294 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Dogs/kidney-problems/show/1812872#post_8355294 Boxer Cardiomyopathy Coenzyme Q10 dosed at 50-100 IU a day is excellent for heart health and would be a valid consideratio Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Sun, 16 Sep 2012 13:32:43 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Holistic-Care-For-Pets/Boxer-Cardiomyopathy/show/1786904#post_8334142 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Holistic-Care-For-Pets/Boxer-Cardiomyopathy/show/1786904#post_8334142 Wagon Train Chicken Jerky treats Poison!! The FDA Alert for Chicken Jerkies has been extended to include sweet potatoe and duck jerkies as well Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Sun, 16 Sep 2012 13:30:14 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Dogs/Wagon-Train-Chicken-Jerky-treats-Poison/show/1808501#post_8334134 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Dogs/Wagon-Train-Chicken-Jerky-treats-Poison/show/1808501#post_8334134 Dog treats for special diets Fresh vegetables like carrots, and green beans for example fresh frozen or cooked make great healthy Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Sun, 16 Sep 2012 13:13:51 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Dogs/Dog-treats-for-special-diets/show/1808686#post_8334102 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Dogs/Dog-treats-for-special-diets/show/1808686#post_8334102 diabetic female Hi Eddie You should prepare 1/3 of the meal and offer it to your dog, once gone, inject the insulin Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Sun, 16 Sep 2012 12:56:11 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Dogs/diabetic-female/show/1808767#post_8334061 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Dogs/diabetic-female/show/1808767#post_8334061 HOW CAN I CARE FOR FACIAL SEIZURES IN DOG see your vet to confirm and get phenobarbital if needed Thank you Dr Carol Osborne, DVM Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Thu, 13 Sep 2012 15:04:07 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Holistic-Care-For-Pets/HOW-CAN-I-CARE-FOR-FACIAL-SEIZURES-IN-DOG-/show/1785328#post_8326318 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Holistic-Care-For-Pets/HOW-CAN-I-CARE-FOR-FACIAL-SEIZURES-IN-DOG-/show/1785328#post_8326318 Diabetic dogs brother sister 6 months apart Dear Teaka, Making a homemade diet for your 2 diabetic canines is quite easy and most pet owners als Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Thu, 13 Sep 2012 15:03:26 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Holistic-Care-For-Pets/Diabetic-dogs-brother-sister-6-months-apart/show/1797344#post_8326316 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Holistic-Care-For-Pets/Diabetic-dogs-brother-sister-6-months-apart/show/1797344#post_8326316 hip dsyparsia Visit your vet, take x-rays to confirm this and if present you might consider over the counter glucos Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Thu, 13 Sep 2012 14:45:53 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Animal-Health---General/hip-dsyparsia/show/1807238#post_8326272 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Animal-Health---General/hip-dsyparsia/show/1807238#post_8326272 Stiff Legs Hi, As a practicing veterinarian and former Pomeranian breeder, I would talk to your vet about this Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Thu, 13 Sep 2012 14:43:09 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Animal-Health---General/Stiff-Legs/show/1807301#post_8326268 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Animal-Health---General/Stiff-Legs/show/1807301#post_8326268 My dog has super bad dandruff. I am sorry to hear about your dogs dandruff and that's usually quite simple to clear up. Add a little Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Thu, 13 Sep 2012 14:36:44 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Dogs/My-dog-has-super-bad-dandruff/show/1807019#post_8326247 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Dogs/My-dog-has-super-bad-dandruff/show/1807019#post_8326247 Mast Cell Tumor Dear Irene I am very sorry to hear about your loss. Canine cancer is the leading killer of dogs toda Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Thu, 13 Sep 2012 14:30:59 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Cancer-in-Pets/Mast-Cell-Tumor/show/1796328#post_8326231 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Cancer-in-Pets/Mast-Cell-Tumor/show/1796328#post_8326231 My dog keeps crying? Hello I am sorry to hear about your dog. In my experience, having a crying giant breed dog who is al Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Thu, 13 Sep 2012 14:27:14 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Dogs/My-dog-keeps-crying/show/1755999#post_8326217 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Dogs/My-dog-keeps-crying/show/1755999#post_8326217 doxycycline Yes spirulina is fine and checking with your vet before making any changes to your dogs protocol is a Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Wed, 03 Aug 2011 23:15:26 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Animal-Health---General/doxycycline/show/1568399#post_7121555 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Animal-Health---General/doxycycline/show/1568399#post_7121555 HELP 8 WEEK OLD PUP , POOP BLOOD Blood in stool is not normal and is a cause for concern in any dog especially a young puppy like your Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Thu, 03 Feb 2011 18:57:39 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Animal-Health---General/HELP-8-WEEK-OLD-PUP---POOP-BLOOD/show/1452022#post_6613013 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Animal-Health---General/HELP-8-WEEK-OLD-PUP---POOP-BLOOD/show/1452022#post_6613013 Cat sneezing and coughing Your cats runny eyes and sneezing may very well be associated with Feline Upper Respiratory Complex w Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Thu, 03 Feb 2011 18:53:16 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Animal-Health---General/Cat-sneezing-and-coughing/show/1451522#post_6612995 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Animal-Health---General/Cat-sneezing-and-coughing/show/1451522#post_6612995 A couple questions about my dog Be sure your dog has been vaccinated for kennel Cough as this is quite common and a hacking cough is Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Thu, 03 Feb 2011 18:46:08 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Animal-Health---General/A-couple-questions-about-my-dog/show/1452348#post_6612961 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Animal-Health---General/A-couple-questions-about-my-dog/show/1452348#post_6612961 vegetables Fresh vegetables such as green beans, peas, carrots, broccoli, etc are wonderful and healthy for dogs Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Thu, 03 Feb 2011 18:37:55 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Animal-Health---General/vegetables/show/1452167#post_6612936 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Animal-Health---General/vegetables/show/1452167#post_6612936 ear infection Getting an actual diagnosis from your vet as to exactly what type of canine otitis or ear infection y Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Thu, 03 Feb 2011 18:32:14 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Animal-Health---General/ear-infection/show/1452656#post_6612924 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Animal-Health---General/ear-infection/show/1452656#post_6612924 eye infection! You could see a veterinary eye specialist for a 2nd opinion. The canine eye discharge may be sent to Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM Tue, 18 Jan 2011 12:52:21 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Animal-Health---General/eye-infection/show/1439750#post_6558285 http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Animal-Health---General/eye-infection/show/1439750#post_6558285