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07-06-22, 10:05 AM
Replies: 5
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Posted By RhainyC

MichaelChang, I have to agree with the...

MichaelChang,

I have to agree with the others. Catch and turn over to the local Humane Society is the best option, but the litter box and/or blocking off the entry point is probably the best...
05-21-22, 08:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 294
Posted By RhainyC

KNevills, I am hoping that you've taken your...

KNevills,

I am hoping that you've taken your dog to the vet?

It could be a lot of things as mentioned by others above...but a vet visit is definitely required.

Please keep us posted.
05-09-22, 02:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 227
Posted By RhainyC

MichaelChang, My suggestion is to buy a few...

MichaelChang,

My suggestion is to buy a few of the doorknob dangling scratching pads. I've gotten them in big box stores and online. They have a long rope/cord piece that you loop around the...
02-17-22, 08:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 236
Posted By RhainyC

Greetings Lightspeed, In all honesty, I...

Greetings Lightspeed,

In all honesty, I would recommend a trip to the groomer or having your vet do the shave downs. I am guessing that is what you are wanting to do. If I'm incorrect please do...
02-09-22, 04:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 192
Posted By RhainyC

Greetings, Best rule of thumb is to wait...

Greetings,

Best rule of thumb is to wait until after the first heat and after the growth plates have closed. Growth plate closure assures the dog's finished maturing physically.

There is a lot...
10-13-21, 09:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 360
Posted By RhainyC

Rstripe, Norm201 is right, there are too...

Rstripe,

Norm201 is right, there are too many variables to even guess at any sort of diagnosis.

I definitely would take her in ASAP as there could be any number of things wrong, parasites being...
09-02-21, 03:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 401
Posted By RhainyC

Kellan Faraday, I am hoping we have some...

Kellan Faraday,

I am hoping we have some folks more familiar with Axolotls who will respond, as I am completely in the dark here...
08-17-21, 06:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 462
Posted By RhainyC

Puppy and Kitty Cuteness is ALWAYS a welcome...

Puppy and Kitty Cuteness is ALWAYS a welcome diversion~!!!~ :happy:

Your wee puppy is adorable, I adore Rough Collies but you don't see as many as you used to in the US.

Keep us updated with...
08-02-21, 04:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 340
Posted By RhainyC

Baldwin, Expressing anal glands is something...

Baldwin,

Expressing anal glands is something you really need your vet to show you how to do correctly. Most vets will help you out without a full office visit charge. The other option is to...
07-29-21, 07:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 453
Posted By RhainyC

Pilot Dane, I agree with all that has been...

Pilot Dane,

I agree with all that has been said so far...

I have an additional concern though...

Does the person you have who is going to be caring for your cat, know how to Express and how...
05-20-21, 05:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 542
Posted By RhainyC

I am totally against breeding of ANY animals that...

I am totally against breeding of ANY animals that are not registered with a Recognized Purebred Associations and bred for this purpose(to begin with, see further below)....PERIOD.

I wholeheartedly...
05-19-21, 05:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 542
Posted By RhainyC

I have to agree...Fix All Of Them. Part of...

I have to agree...Fix All Of Them.

Part of responsible pet ownership(and rehoming) is making sure your pets are not able to reproduce...if cost is an issue, there are many, many programs that will...
03-23-21, 07:30 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,877
Posted By RhainyC

MichaelChang, The best thing you can do for...

MichaelChang,

The best thing you can do for training the problem cat to mellow out is probably a squirt bottle on Stream setting with water. Anytime the cat gets swatty with the dog, spray the...
03-21-21, 04:34 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,877
Posted By RhainyC

MichaelChang, I would suggest getting in...

MichaelChang,

I would suggest getting in touch with your local chapter of Agility Club, and see if they have any suggestions. Either than or your local German Shepherd or Border Collie Clubs. ...
12-06-20, 07:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 527
Posted By RhainyC

Beedoola, We have used linoleum in the past...

Beedoola,

We have used linoleum in the past and it's a good call, we put puppy pads in one end to encourage housebreaking/pad training behaviour.

Congrats on your new Frenchy, I adore the breed...
11-14-20, 09:06 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,877
Posted By RhainyC

MichaelChang, Thank you, I had a major...

MichaelChang,

Thank you, I had a major abdominal restructuring as having my gallbladder removed and an umbilical hernia repaired...3 major surgeries in one. Not fun but hopefully I'll be healing...
11-14-20, 05:28 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,877
Posted By RhainyC

MichaelChang, Sorry I've been MIA. I just...

MichaelChang,

Sorry I've been MIA. I just had major abdominal surgery.

I have to say I do not get any kickback whatsoever from this site but it is one of my top referral sites for helping with...
10-20-20, 09:26 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,877
Posted By RhainyC

MichaelChang, I honestly think the best dog...

MichaelChang,

I honestly think the best dog for you all is a good Field Type Labrador. Short hair, very smart(if from a good bloodline and not a backyard breeder) and a good overall family dog...
10-20-20, 07:53 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,877
Posted By RhainyC

MichaelChang, The reason for not suggesting...

MichaelChang,

The reason for not suggesting Bully Type Breeds is many fold, but the main one is that you need to have a lot of real dog experience to visually notice the cues the dog may give for...
10-20-20, 07:01 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,877
Posted By RhainyC

MichaelChang, Ok...Did you mention somewhere...

MichaelChang,

Ok...Did you mention somewhere else that none of you had ever owned a dog before and I just missed that part???

I've scanned back through the thread and did NOT see you say that...
10-19-20, 01:30 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,877
Posted By RhainyC

MichaelChang, I honestly don't think you...

MichaelChang,

I honestly don't think you have to be concerned with the dog attacking while you are sleeping...it's not in domestic dogs' nature to attack at those sort of times...not saying it...
10-19-20, 05:33 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,877
Posted By RhainyC

CWBuff, that comment borders on unacceptable....

CWBuff, that comment borders on unacceptable. Please cease and desist these kinds of comments they serve no purpose.
10-18-20, 07:12 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,877
Posted By RhainyC

MichaelChang, Sounds like you probably want...

MichaelChang,

Sounds like you probably want to look into Soft Claws:

Soft Claw Covers for Dogs and Cats (http://www.softclaws.com/)

Also, keeping the nails properly trimmed will be extremely...
10-18-20, 12:23 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,877
Posted By RhainyC

MichaelChang, It sounds like a dog who may...

MichaelChang,

It sounds like a dog who may be a good choice. You definitely want to meet her in person and see how she gets along with you and your daughter both. She would most likely be a good...
10-04-20, 09:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,383
Posted By RhainyC

I have to agree with PABugman, there's something...

I have to agree with PABugman, there's something else going on if you're still getting extreme odors...

Another thing that is correct is that without airflow, there cannot be any filtration.

I...
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