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Re: sick mini
Tue Sep 28, 2010 10:24

i have had minis for over 2o years now.. My current mini goes through spells like this and we found it is this anal sacs hurting him. This is just a suggestion, and something to have checked out.

  • sick miniRo, Mon Sep 27 03:19
    I would appreciate any help from anyone experiencing something similar..i have a 3 yr old femsle mini...i have had since she was a the past year she has had these episodes of obvious... more
    • Pancreatitis articlemss, Fri Oct 1 19:47
      I think my mini/mix had pancreatitis and it may have contributed to her death last year. (there's a whole string of posts about her a couple pages down on this site, until the topic turned to an... more
      • sick miniro, Sat Oct 2 03:36
        so sorry about your mini...the first episode they did give her fluids and pain meds..but she still seemed uncomfortable so a day later they put her on an antibiotic and that is what seems to turn her ... more
        • Re: sick miniAnonymous, Sun Oct 3 10:13
          feed your dog plain non fat yogurt 1 tbls a day- no problems with pancreitis or other stomach problems. this infor per russian breeder who swears by this treatment. no reply necessary.
        • your sick minimss, Sat Oct 2 22:17
          Glad the antibiotics helped your dog. :o) I don't want to scare you too much, but I believe miniature schnauzers are also more likely to get bladder and/or kidney stones than many other breeds. So I... more
          • although .... hmmmmss, Sat Oct 2 22:27
            If urinalysis didn't show anything out of the ordinary, wouldn't that suggest it was NOT a urinary tract infection? Hmmm I wouldn't rule out the possibility that it is pancreatitis and either it... more
    • Re: sick mini — Anonymous, Tue Sep 28 10:24
    • your dogbonnie , Tue Sep 28 07:44
      i think that she should have a conplete examination.....was she tested for lymes allergies,,,,,,
      • miniro, Tue Sep 28 10:20
        yes she has a complete exam, urine, blood work, xrays to no avail..i was talking with another person who has a female mini from the same breeder and it just so happens her mini has had UTI virtually... more
        • illBrenda, Mon Oct 31 11:29
          Be careful using the chicken broth. We were not able to find a chicken broth or stock that did not have onion in it. Our baby had elevated liver enzymes and we were told to feed LD from Science Diet, ... more
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