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by youjach
Tue Aug 07, 2007 5:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Remembering Maggie [Shafer's sister]
Replies: 19
Views: 6603

Remembering Maggie [Shafer's sister]

We had to put our Maggie to sleep yesterday. She would have been 14 yrs old. We know deep down we did the right thing. Her hips were bad. And something happened on Sunday we don't know what, if it was her walking up the steps or playing w/ Shafer who knows what happened but she couldn't walk. We had...
by youjach
Fri Sep 22, 2006 3:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Our Britt was attacked by another dog--
Replies: 24
Views: 6132

Our Britt was attacked by another dog--

I am hoping Jen sees this because I lost her email addy. OUr rescue dog is Shafer. While walking this afternoon anothr dog attacked Shafer and had his throat. It's a long story but this dog killed another dog on Monday and the Dog warden was picking him up today when this occured. Shafer had no chan...
by youjach
Mon Sep 05, 2005 6:02 pm
Forum: Health/Medical
Topic: jaw problems w/ Shafer went to the ER room..
Replies: 8
Views: 8142

Thanks for the info-- we are not giving him anymore pain meds- today was his last day. He is responded well to the antibotics and is back to his old self pretty much today. A big change fron yesterday.. I am going to print some of that info out and file it just incase we need pain meds again. Thank ...
by youjach
Sun Sep 04, 2005 6:28 pm
Forum: Health/Medical
Topic: jaw problems w/ Shafer went to the ER room..
Replies: 8
Views: 8142

we called the Er again because we were concerned about his eye- they sadi comeback down no charge [super nice people] we know know what is wrong with him-- Retrobulbar Abscess -- This is usually associated with inflammation and infection of the tissues behind the eye. When this infection becomes loc...
by youjach
Sun Sep 04, 2005 12:25 pm
Forum: Health/Medical
Topic: jaw problems w/ Shafer went to the ER room..
Replies: 8
Views: 8142

Deramaxx 25 mg 1 per day 7 days antibotics- Cephalexin 500mg 1 every 12 hours 7 days- I just came home and Jack told me to look at his eye and it is swollen and slighty ooze. He called the Er Vet and he told Jack that he mnoticed that but wasn't concerned because he will be on antibotics. Honestly t...
by youjach
Sun Sep 04, 2005 10:19 am
Forum: Health/Medical
Topic: jaw problems w/ Shafer went to the ER room..
Replies: 8
Views: 8142

jaw problems w/ Shafer went to the ER room..

Since Thursday night Shafer has been acting werid. He was laying on tha couch w/ me and I went to give him my usually hugs and kisses and he snapped at me- never before has he snapped at me or anyone else. So Friday he was avoiding our contact and he never does that. Yesterday it was getting worse. ...
by youjach
Tue Aug 23, 2005 6:55 am
Forum: General
Topic: Brittany's get the shaft!!
Replies: 8
Views: 3287

Brittany's get the shaft!!

We just got back from vacation and we could not find anything in any dog store for or w/ Britts on them!! except the usual mug- mouse pad. Everywhere we have been in 12 yrs have had the same common things.. You always see blankets- pillows- rugs- whatever w/ Labs- goldens etc but the Britts are shov...
by youjach
Tue Aug 23, 2005 6:48 am
Forum: Health/Medical
Topic: This is gross!
Replies: 19
Views: 12364

Hello my name is Anita and I have a poopeater named Shafer!! LOL Maggie never ever ate her own poop UNTIL Shafer came to live w/ us!! now I have on occasion I see her nibbling. we have tried everything- we try to clean it up when we see it but at night we are too tired and we don't know when our gir...
by youjach
Mon Aug 08, 2005 2:23 pm
Forum: Health/Medical
Topic: Rimadyl!!
Replies: 9
Views: 8241

Maggie will soon be 12 in Sept-- she is suffering from stiffness and can't jump on the beds but she does run in the yard w/ shafer, she is constantly in the pool doing her laps, she is happy and still wagging her tail and also has been eating very well. I am upset that just giving her rimadyl and no...
by youjach
Mon Aug 08, 2005 6:48 am
Forum: Health/Medical
Topic: Rimadyl!!
Replies: 9
Views: 8241

Rimadyl!!

My vet gave our Maggie rimadyl on Friday after I was telling him about how she is stiff when she starts walking-- so he prescribed Rimadyl. I really didn't educate myself on it until this weekend. I did give her the pills on Friday and Saturday but then stopped after reading the adverse effects. I a...
by youjach
Mon Aug 01, 2005 7:12 pm
Forum: Health/Medical
Topic: constant licking herself?
Replies: 11
Views: 8957

I need to gt her kennel cough because we are kenneling her in 2 weeks. I am going to ask for the titer before getting this booster- no there are no drips anywhere- at first we thought she was having accidents but no urine smell- it is her licking constantly she gets so into it she doesn't hear a thi...
by youjach
Mon Aug 01, 2005 6:46 am
Forum: General
Topic: Returns
Replies: 8
Views: 3410

I am not a veteran like all of you but it stinks giving a dog back. We had to give our first adopted Britt back after a few weeks and it broke our hearts. He had been sleeping and my little one was danicing and singing on the floor rolling around near him and I guess he got startled and bit her on t...
by youjach
Mon Aug 01, 2005 6:33 am
Forum: Health/Medical
Topic: constant licking herself?
Replies: 11
Views: 8957

constant licking herself?

Our Britt- 12 female is constatnly licking herself - mostly down below. lately she will get off the couch w/ a big wet stain on the couch and her. we thought she was just peeing- losing control but it doesn't smell like urine. we have an appt. to take her in for her shots bordella and her DHLPP 1 yr...
by youjach
Tue Jul 19, 2005 6:54 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mourning Our Beautiful Rusty
Replies: 14
Views: 6533

how very sad-- I am sorry for your loss..
by youjach
Tue Jul 05, 2005 4:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: HAPPY 1 Year Anniversary Shafer!!
Replies: 4
Views: 2687

NO way- No givesy backsees- no way no how!!
but ya know Coda probably would fit right in w/ Shaf!!