Category Archives: 09 – Dog Health

Puppies are Resilient!

Quickie Notes:
*Lolly is pretty much recovered!
*No more fear?
*Her advanced obedience classes started this week.
*New doggy bed! Continue reading

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Lolly Is Officially a Big Girl

Quickie Notes:
*Lolly has been spayed!
*She’s also 50 lbs now…. oi! Continue reading

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Lolly the Scaredy-Pup, Spaying/Neutering

Quickie Notes:
*Lolly is entering her second fear period… early?
*She is scheduled to be spayed this coming Friday. Poor Lolly-pup! She is also getting her microchip put in, and her umbilical hernia removed while she is under anesthesia.
*The benefits of getting your dog spayed/neutered far outweigh the costs! Continue reading

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The time is nearing…

Quickie Notes:
*Lolly needs to be spayed soon
*Always one health problem or another
*Growing up quickly!
*Learning new tricks! Continue reading

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16 weeks, The Teenage Stage

Quickie Notes:
*16 weeks is the beginning of the “teenage” stage. Lolly is definitely fitting the description!
*full out teething and chewing, ‘the maddies’, more confidence, more coordination, approximately 1/2 of their full size, and some of the adult coat appearing. Continue reading

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Your Weekend Pupdate

Quickie Notes:
*Lolly seems SO much better and happier already!
*She had a wonderful visit with my family in NJ. Continue reading

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Diet Decisions

Quickie Notes:
*We’ve selected a new food to try on Lolly – Nature’s Balance L.I.D, Sweet Potato and Duck. Cross your fingers!
*Lots of advice, some the same, some different. But we appreciate it all and wish to leave no stone unturned. Thank you!
*A disclaimer, in case we weren’t clear before. Continue reading

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Side Effects

Quickie Notes:
*Lolly’s still sick, and now also has a rash. We’ve read message boards where others who feed this food to their pets are exhibiting the same symptoms, so we are changing her food. Continue reading

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Improvement

Quickie Notes:
*Treating Lolly for Colitis, and already seeing improvements!
*Lolly seems to be getting potty training! Continue reading

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A little worried…

Very anxious for tonight.  I really hope she doesn’t have diarrhea in her crate…  I’ve been reading and reading all over, doing Google searches to find any sort of help/advice relevant to this situation.  Apparently dogs are capable of holding … Continue reading

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