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  1. Thread: Bloat?

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    Definitely not a gdv just bloated. However, it is...

    Definitely not a gdv just bloated. However, it is a good idea to get a prophylactic gastropexy done so you won't have to worry
  2. That's great. But since aspiration pneumonia is...

    That's great. But since aspiration pneumonia is not related to surgeon experience it seems you are only partially informed. Laryngeal paralysis is a respiratory expression of a systemic neuropathy....
  3. Go to www.acvs.org this should allow you to find...

    Go to www.acvs.org this should allow you to find a boarded veterinary surgeon near you. "Tie back" is a pretty routine procedure that any boarded surgeon should be able to perform
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    Amy sorry that you had to go through all of this....

    Amy sorry that you had to go through all of this. There is not "fool proof" non-invasive means to prevent GDV. The best prevention is with a prophylactic gastropexy. These can be done with a...
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    Sure it depends on how severe the reaction is. ...

    Sure it depends on how severe the reaction is. However, it is very common for anybody with an allergy to be allergic to more than one thing. This is because your immune system is ramped up. All I...
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    That's good news.... By foot I an assuring you...

    That's good news.... By foot I an assuring you mean a metatarsal fracture. These tend to heal up nicely with only a cast. Make sure you keep a close eye on the bandage so he doesn't get any sores...
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    Blood allergy testing is not as sensitive or...

    Blood allergy testing is not as sensitive or specific compared to intradermal skin testing. Best money spent is having the intradermal testing and vaccines
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    Growth Plate abnormalities can be devastating if...

    Growth Plate abnormalities can be devastating if not treated early. With that said, the acetabular and pelvic growth plates are not easily disrupted without major trauma. A more common injury would...
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    I can tell you that there is little research...

    I can tell you that there is little research behind the therapeutic laser at this point in veterinary medicine. What papers are published are case reports and make it hard to determine if the laser...
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    That makes sense..... I was just curious. ...

    That makes sense..... I was just curious. Figured with the length of the incision it had to be more than a standard cruciate. Where did you get the fascia lata graft done at? didn't know that...
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    could be patella or lateral incision for TPLO,...

    could be patella or lateral incision for TPLO, suture, tight-rope or any other stifle surgery. Totally depends on surgeon pref which approach they use that is why I was curious. It is a long...
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    wvlabman. What surgery did your pup have? That...

    wvlabman. What surgery did your pup have? That is a very long incision for a stifle surgery. Just curious what your pup ended up haveing

    Swiper.. strains and sprains are EXTREMELY rare in dogs....
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    First thing *****STOP***** the aspirin asap. ...

    First thing *****STOP***** the aspirin asap. NEVER mix NSAIDs with steroids esp aspirin as this can cause them to perforate their GI tract.

    second it most def coulod be tick disease however...
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    We do them all the time. Not so much in Lab, but...

    We do them all the time. Not so much in Lab, but more in Danes, Dobies, Rotties etc. If she is going to do it I would rec. that she waits till the pup is closer to mature size. As for pros. Will...
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    Its possible just rare. As for it fixing itself....

    Its possible just rare. As for it fixing itself. If it is a torn meniscus you can forget that. The meniscus is a poorly vascularized structure and once it is torn it isn't going to heal. Instead...
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    How was this diagnosed??? The only reason I say...

    How was this diagnosed??? The only reason I say that is having a primary Meniscal tear in a dog without cruciate pathology is very very rare. Not to mention having an 8mth old with a cruciate tear...
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    Choc factored black stud?

    I am breeding my female next year and was looking to get some ideas on potential studs. She is a small (60#) choc female 4yr. OFA elbow-normal OFA hips good CNM and EIC clear CERF normal (but have...
  18. ortho

    surgical fracture fixation in a puppy is not an easy task. The bones are way to soft for most of the implants that we use. Without seeing the extent of the fracture it is hard to say what is best...
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    Ears

    The problem is with dog with heavy ears water gets trapped and cannot come out setting up a perfect enviornemt for yeast. If the yeast are allowed to continue to grow unchecked they can then lead to...
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    Tail gland

    Yeah most will put the dog on prednisone to stop the inflammatory process that is going on. However it can be very painfull and some will use an NSAID. If there becomes any superficial skin...
  21. Cranial Cruciate Ligament Rupture.

    CCL ruptures in doga are not the same was what occurs in humans. Humans are athletic injuries that result as a strain on the ligament from quick stops and turns. However, what we do know in dogs is...
  22. Rabies Vax

    It takes two weeks to get an adequate immunological responce after the first exposure. Future exposures are much quicker because of immunologic memory. It should be at the highest titer 7 days...
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    Knoxville

    Yeah I tried the contact on the website but the email wasn't active.
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    Knoxville, TN

    I just moved to the Knoxville area and was wondering if anyone knew of any training grounds in the area? I was also wondering if anyone had contact information for East Tennessee Retriever Club?
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