I have a 71/2 yr. great dane. She has started to eat dirt. She digs in the dirt a little, then starts to eat it. Is this a sign that she needs some sort of nutrient that she is not gettingt? She has recently been diagnosed with low thyroid, could this be connected to her eating dirt?View Thread
It certainly sounds like you don't want to put your dog thru any more discomfort . The quality of your dogs life is most important. If your dog needs you to provide his basic functions of life, it is time. He has been a wonderful companion and now its your responsibility to do what is best for him. It is the hardest thing to let go, but it is the merciful thing for him.View Thread
I have a dane with recurrent interdigital cysts on 2 paws. we tried the antibiotic courses, but after 3 weeks of therapy, the cysts recur. My vet ants to do surgery, but I am hesitant. I am trying epson salt soaks and antibiotic ointment. they seems to reduce in size and reddness in fact , on one paw the area is flat. However, each cyst on each different paw has a distinct puncture site that doesn't seem to heal........any other recommendations for this occurence??View Thread
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