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Topic: Upcoming dental cleaning + general anesthesia
beardielady

Replies: 4
Views: 135

PostForum: Health   Posted: Sun Feb 28, 2021 1:47 pm   Subject: Upcoming dental cleaning + general anesthesia
You are right to be worried. The decision to have your dog have an anaesthetic or indeed any operation should not be taken lightly.
Firstly if you do not think you dog’s teeth are too bad then you ma ...
Topic: Ant acids for dogs
beardielady

Replies: 27
Views: 618

PostForum: Health   Posted: Sun Feb 21, 2021 12:12 pm   Subject: Ant acids for dogs
It might be an idea to try the water bowl raised for a while. It will be for the same reason to have a raised feeder, to help the water/food go down the gullet especially when they get older.

How l ...
Topic: Ant acids for dogs
beardielady

Replies: 27
Views: 618

PostForum: Health   Posted: Sat Feb 20, 2021 9:26 pm   Subject: Ant acids for dogs
It is a trying time for vets and it is dreadful when our usual vet is not available.

So, did Mollie drink any water on her return home before she regurgitated? Did it look like water? She could be ...
Topic: Ant acids for dogs
beardielady

Replies: 27
Views: 618

PostForum: Health   Posted: Sat Feb 20, 2021 6:05 pm   Subject: Ant acids for dogs
This may explain it a bit:

"Omeprazole is broken down by stomach acid, so omeprazole capsules and tablets are specially designed to protect the medicine, allowing it to pass through the stomac ...
Topic: Ant acids for dogs
beardielady

Replies: 27
Views: 618

PostForum: Health   Posted: Sat Feb 20, 2021 12:43 pm   Subject: Ant acids for dogs
I was told to keep the capsule intact and that the dog should swallow it intact. I found it quite hard to do this as the dog can chew bits of it whilst avoiding swallowing it! The Zitac is much easier ...
Topic: Ant acids for dogs
beardielady

Replies: 27
Views: 618

PostForum: Health   Posted: Fri Feb 19, 2021 9:20 pm   Subject: Ant acids for dogs
Is she vomiting it or regurgitating it? You could try feeding her with her food bowl raised if you do not already do that. Maybe have smaller but extra meals. Also, perhaps give her a little food befo ...
Topic: Dog Thefts
beardielady

Replies: 5
Views: 369

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Mon Feb 15, 2021 5:11 pm   Subject: Dog Thefts
I have not read the article but I can imagine the content. No doubt, giving the impression a Beardie is for everyone, despite the high maintenance they are and I am not talking cost either. Oh and did ...
Topic: Fireworks
beardielady

Replies: 63
Views: 7213

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: 7213

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: 7213

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: 7213

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: 7016

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: 7016

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: 3199

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: 3199

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: 3199

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: 1988

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: 1980

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: 2678

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: 8506

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: 8506

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: 8506

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: 8506

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: 2626

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: 43262

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 ...
 

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