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  1. Ear crops
    I recently got my puppies ears cropped and they were healing perfectly but then he scratched and tore some of the stitches off from the lower part of his ear. It looks like an open wound and has some puss. Should I take him back to get restitched or should I let him heal like that? I read on a...
  2. Ear crops
    I got my blue pit about a month ago and just recently got his ears cropped and he scratched one of his ears and busted a couple of his stitches it doesn't look really infected just a little swollen what do I do Sent from Petguide.com Free App
  3. General Discussion
    I had my pups ears cropped tonight and the vet that he was taken to did not put stitches in and used liquid bandage will the ears heal correctly with out stitches??
  4. General Discussion
    its been 2 weeks since my pit has been cropped.im having trouble getting about 4 of them out because the ear is healing over the knots.i would have to literally pull them out enough to cut(probably going to hurt the dog) and trying to avoid. any tips on how to get these stitches or any methods...
  5. Health & Nutrition
    I just had my females ears cropped. I'm going to remove the stitches myself. Is 10 days long enough for them to stay in?
  6. Pictures
    love my girl lol
  7. Health & Nutrition
    http://www.gopitbull.com/images/smilies/mad.gif My wife and I are so mad we took our lil guy to get his stitches out and the vet says i should do it myself at home after waiting 4 hours to see him ARRRRGGGGHHHH. Dont get me wrong the crop looks great but geez Louise how were we supposed to do...
  8. Pictures
    Here's a few photos of Earl's ears. We removed the stitches today and everything is looking pretty good. Not sure if we're going to tape his ear's or not yet. We didn't have to on Ivy.
  9. Health & Nutrition
    Hey guys, Just an update. Stitches were removed Wednesday and they seem to be healing rather quickly! :roll: My vet told me to wait 2 weeks before I start taping the ears. Should I really wait that long? Is it necessary? Here is a picture taken today playing in the yard. Almost all scabs are...
  10. Health & Nutrition
    This is my first time on one of these sites so please bear with me.. My 4month old puppy's ears were cropped on Tuesday.. I've used cotton balls to apply peroxide to his ears and occasional neosporin.. But by Wednesday night/Thursday moring he had scratched out some of the stitches on both...
  11. Positive Pitbull News
    'Playing' with dog leads to 39 stitches; girl's great-aunt says mastiff/pit bull didn't realize he did wrong By Ron Bartlett A Bostwick girl was rushed to the hospital after being mauled by a neighbor's dog on Monday afternoon, according to the Putnam County Sheriff's Office. Caitlyn Gill, 7...
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