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Topic: Fireworks
beardielady

Replies: 63
Views: 1803

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sun Nov 01, 2020 9:39 pm   Subject: Fireworks
That is good, maybe the noise yesterday just took him by surprise and he has forgotten all about it. It is annoying that we have to keep our dogs on the lead but I do think it is safer whilst there is ...
Topic: Fireworks
beardielady

Replies: 63
Views: 1803

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sun Nov 01, 2020 8:15 pm   Subject: Fireworks
I am now wondering, if with all the forthcoming Covid-19 restrictions, that people will bring their firework parties forward....well the ones that obey the restrictions that is! Then of course there w ...
Topic: Fireworks
beardielady

Replies: 63
Views: 1803

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sat Oct 31, 2020 1:33 pm   Subject: Fireworks
A snood would be a better idea for mine as my socks are not big enough. Whatever it is I think it would have to be thick to help with the noise. Or if the dog lies down I have found throwing a cover o ...
Topic: Fireworks
beardielady

Replies: 63
Views: 1803

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Tue Oct 27, 2020 3:54 pm   Subject: Fireworks
I know how worrying it can be when our Beardies are getting stressed with all the firework noise but I would not be wanting to give them drugs. I have not even heard of Sileo or Pexion so had to do a ...
Topic: Beardie cross?
beardielady

Replies: 44
Views: 4097

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sun Oct 04, 2020 2:33 pm   Subject: Beardie cross?
Some Beardie folk have downsized to a Havanese. Quite a drop in size but seeing as you have had a Lowchen...... I have no idea about their health problems though.

Unfortunately now is not the best ...
Topic: Beardie cross?
beardielady

Replies: 44
Views: 4097

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sun Oct 04, 2020 1:09 pm   Subject: Beadie cross?
What sort of dog do you want medium size, long coated? Some Beardie crosses that are advertised have no Beardie in them! Also, unfortunately autoimmune disease are in most breeds, some more prevalen ...
Topic: What shall I watch on this rainy day? hmmmmm
beardielady

Replies: 17
Views: 1783

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sun Oct 04, 2020 12:38 pm   Subject: What shall I watch on this rainy day? hmmmmm
10 Braemoors or Brambledales? Confused I made it 15 Braemoors.....I did pause the video Wink

Ah yes puppy in my pocket - still have some of them somewhere - toys not real puppies Sad
Topic: What shall I watch on this rainy day? hmmmmm
beardielady

Replies: 17
Views: 1783

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sun Oct 04, 2020 12:07 pm   Subject: What shall I watch on this rainy day? hmmmmm
15. Smile

So how many Brambledale Beardies? (Well it is better than counting jelly beans in a jar) Shocked
Topic: What shall I watch on this rainy day? hmmmmm
beardielady

Replies: 17
Views: 1783

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sat Oct 03, 2020 2:38 pm   Subject: What shall I watch on this rainy day? hmmmmm
My favourite was the Braemoor Beardies. So how many Beardies were there in the Braemoor clip? Confused Laughing
Topic: Not a Beardie but....
beardielady

Replies: 6
Views: 1049

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sun Sep 20, 2020 10:37 am   Subject: https://www.dogstrust.org.uk/rehoming/dogs/dog/filters/~~~~~
I saw it Judy! Smile It was yesterday lunch time. I did not really have anything to post in reply. She did look lovely though and I wondered what her sad story was that she had to be rehomed..... Sad ...
Topic: Werthers new advert
beardielady

Replies: 4
Views: 1068

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sun Sep 13, 2020 11:06 am   Subject: Werthers new advert
My first thought is that it is an OES puppy. I can not see a tail (which it is supposed to have if it is a British one). It does not look too happy and seems to be pulling but you would still think th ...
Topic: Frantic dogs
beardielady

Replies: 12
Views: 1651

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Aug 14, 2020 2:52 pm   Subject: Frantic dogs
Kathryn, I started reading your post with interest as thunderstorms are not popular with my dogs. However I started to feel uneasy as I seem to remember that alcohol can be toxic to dogs. I presume yo ...
Topic: Dog toys
beardielady

Replies: 51
Views: 4840

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Wed Aug 12, 2020 10:49 am   Subject: Dog toys
Thanks Jacquie saying about the squeeze balls. It is so annoying when you find something suitable and then the makers change it...for the worse.

I have found that as well as chewing the furniture, ...
Topic: Dog toys
beardielady

Replies: 51
Views: 4840

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Mon Aug 10, 2020 7:20 pm   Subject: Dog toys
Heidiwuff, ah yes I remember Barry Badger well and Sally Stoat, I started buying them some years ago but then they did not seem to be so robust in recent times.

Judy g, unfortunately no Beardie pup ...
Topic: Dog toys
beardielady

Replies: 51
Views: 4840

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Mon Aug 10, 2020 5:09 pm   Subject: Dog toys
Thanks for your replies. We have tried a Kong bear, that lasted quite well, although got very soggy. I did buy a Kong squeeze ball but it was the medium one and seemed so small and I was reluctant to ...
Topic: Dog toys
beardielady

Replies: 51
Views: 4840

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sun Aug 09, 2020 3:39 pm   Subject: Dog toys
Can anyone recommend some toys that are not too expensive and last a fair time please? I used to buy the Tuffy ones but they have become so expensive and seem made from thinner material nowadays.

I ...
Topic: Thoughts & Ideas please
beardielady

Replies: 9
Views: 2217

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sun Jun 07, 2020 5:33 pm   Subject: Thoughts & Ideas please
Have you looked into this much? I do not want to put too much of a damper on your enthusiasm but I should imagine there would be lots of legislation from the premises where you make the product to the ...
Topic: rescued beardy's anxiety
beardielady

Replies: 62
Views: 37955

PostForum: Health   Posted: Thu Dec 26, 2019 9:26 am   Subject: rescued beardy's anxiety
Roy, I hope I have not confused people. Basically I was trying to say that behaviour problems can occur with any dog and at any time but obviously it did not come out right. Unfortunately the problem ...
Topic: rescued beardy's anxiety
beardielady

Replies: 62
Views: 37955

PostForum: Health   Posted: Mon Dec 16, 2019 4:39 pm   Subject: rescued beardy's anxiety
A lot of rescued dogs come with problems and even some that have come from good homes can find the change hard to cope with and have some problems.

But, I also think it is not necessarily confined ...
Topic: Nervous dezzie
beardielady

Replies: 13
Views: 9010

PostForum: Health   Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2018 4:31 pm   Subject: Nervous dezzie
Are you thinking of the adrenals, snowleopard? Some vets do not routinely include the testing of the electrolytes. Perhaps Mickrick could find out exactly was tested for.

It may be that after the ...
Topic: itchy dog
beardielady

Replies: 14
Views: 8583

PostForum: Health   Posted: Sun Aug 26, 2018 4:58 pm   Subject: itchy dog
It could have been an allergy that started things off and him biting, scratching has made things worse. Have you used a different carpet shampoo or floor cleaning products recently or even have new fl ...
Topic: itchy dog
beardielady

Replies: 14
Views: 8583

PostForum: Health   Posted: Sun Aug 26, 2018 11:41 am   Subject: itchy dog
Does he have any other symptoms? Has he had his thyroid tested to rule out hypothyroidism?

Is he scratching any particular place?
Topic: Horners syndrome
beardielady

Replies: 1
Views: 2641

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sat Aug 25, 2018 3:08 pm   Subject: Horners syndrome
I have never heard of a Beardie with Horner's - could it be something else? Maybe something like Myasthenia Gravis? What are his symptoms?

According to this article: https://bluepearlvet.com/medica ...
Topic: tooth cleaning
beardielady

Replies: 7
Views: 6355

PostForum: Health   Posted: Wed Aug 22, 2018 12:46 pm   Subject: tooth cleaning
I have never heard of that - is it the one using ultrasound? It sounds good, but where does all the tartar, plaque go? If the dog swallows it the bacteria can enter the bloodstream and cause serious p ...
Topic: Hot weather poos
beardielady

Replies: 40
Views: 18381

PostForum: Health   Posted: Mon Aug 06, 2018 11:03 am   Subject: Hot weather poos
Another thing to beware of are the dangers of garden ponds, lakes, rivers and apparently blue-green algae is dangerous to dogs : https://www.bluecross.org.uk/pet-advice/blue-green-algae-and-its-danger ...
 

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