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  1. Health & Nutrition
    okay so I've been trying to do some research on canine back scene I've been getting a lot of mixed information I'm just curious as to everyone on here with their bullies do you do all of the regular vaccinations are there some that you exclude do you not vaccinate it all except for the rabies...
  2. Health & Nutrition
    What is Lyme Disease? Lyme Disease (not Lyme's Disease) is caused by a spirochete called Borrelia. A spirochete is a type of bacterium. It is transmitted to dogs through the bite of a tick. Once in the blood stream, it is carried to many parts of the body. It is especially likely to localize in...
  3. Health & Nutrition
    So during my move all my mail got misplaced, I just got the mail from the vet telling me the second lyme vaccine was due. 1.5 months ago!! I asked for all of Sasha's records to go a place closer to me and will bring them in. Just looking here for some sanity, will Sasha be ok?
  4. Health & Nutrition
    Sully had his annual vet visit this past weekend and we found out he has lyme disease :(. I was not expecting it at all because he has been acting fine and we always treat with advantix. I guess there is severe and mild cases. We are treating him now with medication. I was reading a little on...
  5. Health & Nutrition
    Lyme Disease - General Information and FAQ Lyme disease is an illness caused by a spirochete bacteria, Borrelia burgdorferi, which is transmitted to animals and man through the bite of infected ticks. The disease is reported worldwide and throughout the United States. The states of New York...
  6. Health & Nutrition
    Hey I just found a small tick on my dogs inner ear earlier today. Pretty sure it was a deer tick. I removed it completely, cleaned area with alcohol, and put some triple antibiotic cream on it. Dont know how long it was in there but not more than 2 days. There is a small red "bump" where he was...
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