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by bigpaws
19 May 2013, 20:05
Forum: Health Matters
Topic: advice on a very delicate subject please
Replies: 14
Views: 2693

Re: advice on a very delicate subject please

Toby was done at nearly 7 months due to him having a operation after being attacked by a dog and whilst being under anersetic chop chop. I must admit he is the most laid back placid dog I have ever met. Dogs that don't get on with other dogs walk with him. Shy scared rescue dogs see him as no threat...
by bigpaws
29 Apr 2013, 14:52
Forum: Health Matters
Topic: Anal glands, not for the sensitive lol.
Replies: 12
Views: 1779

Re: Anal glands, not for the sensitive lol.

Toby had a problem no way to put it politly always licking his bum due to annal glands he had them flushed by the vet under anestic, they never really smelt but apparently were compacted. I made the mistake of taking advice after having them flushed a lot of having the anal glands removed. I still t...
by bigpaws
29 Apr 2013, 14:41
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dog wont go out for walks:(
Replies: 16
Views: 1494

Re: Dog wont go out for walks:(

On with the thundershirt and shall we say forcefully dragged Toby front gate lrt him sit down hewas shaking hated doing this but seeing how yesterday he enjoyed his walk after going out in the car ( I dont drive so cant use that as a everyday thing) decided I had to be more fore full . anyway sittin...
by bigpaws
28 Apr 2013, 20:52
Forum: Health Matters
Topic: stupid question when does a dog become classed old?
Replies: 5
Views: 1832

Re: stupid question when does a dog become classed old?

Ive decided your all right take no notice of books ect hes a pup (he thinks he is) he has calmed down the last year or two not bouncy doodle any more arr but still loves a good run and play with a ball. The only change with age is he is a lot more affectionit and wants more cuddles, snores lounder o...
by bigpaws
28 Apr 2013, 18:53
Forum: Health Matters
Topic: stupid question when does a dog become classed old?
Replies: 5
Views: 1832

Re: stupid question when does a dog become classed old?

I did wonder about the insurance minds gone up a lot this year but claimed several thousand last year so don't suppose that helped :oops:
by bigpaws
28 Apr 2013, 18:50
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dog wont go out for walks:(
Replies: 16
Views: 1494

Re: Dog wont go out for walks:(

He never goes over the front door step with out being on the lead we have always been able to leave front door open and he has never gone out we have no gates so he isnt allowed. Hes good like that . Hes never been upstairs can you believe he moults so much we decide he wasnt allowed and he doesnt h...
by bigpaws
28 Apr 2013, 18:41
Forum: Health Matters
Topic: stupid question when does a dog become classed old?
Replies: 5
Views: 1832

stupid question when does a dog become classed old?

I hate myself for even asking this but have got myself into a bit of a tiss. I've been reading lots of dog book (not always a good thing :lol: ) several state that 6 for a vlarge dog is classed as a old dog (69 human) my Labradoodles very big surely he wont be classed as a old dog at 6?
by bigpaws
28 Apr 2013, 18:21
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dog wont go out for walks:(
Replies: 16
Views: 1494

Re: Dog wont go out for walks:(

After trying all week no success Thunder jacket treats ect no luck. Hubby had car today opened boot got dog firmly gently pulled him in boot no messing had lovely walk in woods he was as happy as Larry jumped in car to come home been fast asleep since :roll: ^The problem is tomorrow when I go to tak...
by bigpaws
28 Apr 2013, 18:07
Forum: Health Matters
Topic: How tall do male labradoodles grow?
Replies: 8
Views: 2509

Re: How tall do male labradoodles grow?

Tobys 30 inchs to shoulder and 44 kg big boy :oops: I wanted a small black dog that didnt shed ended up with a miniature donkey that sheds wouldnt change him for the world but would love a bigger house :lol:
by bigpaws
25 Apr 2013, 19:17
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dog wont go out for walks:(
Replies: 16
Views: 1494

Re: Dog wont go out for walks:(

I dont think your waffling its quite distressing at times. toby 6 up to now placid easy going plods along sniffs every thing loves people, dogs everything and everyone loves him he has his regular houses he calls at for strokes. For him to all of a sudden to be scared to go with in 3 feet of the fro...
by bigpaws
15 Apr 2013, 20:21
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dog wont go out for walks:(
Replies: 16
Views: 1494

Re: Dog wont go out for walks:(

There are so many different coats different styles ect! Hope you don't mind me asking were did you get yours from :oops:
by bigpaws
15 Apr 2013, 20:06
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dog wont go out for walks:(
Replies: 16
Views: 1494

Re: Dog wont go out for walks:(

They look relaxed think it is worth a go. Vet will probabley just give him drugs. Heard lots of good things about them. Just got to work out right size now 8) Thanks for the photo
by bigpaws
15 Apr 2013, 19:43
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dog wont go out for walks:(
Replies: 16
Views: 1494

Dog wont go out for walks:(

About a week a go we were out when a motorbike backfired really loud Toby pulled me home very scared. he has always hated fireworks but always just kept him in for day or two and he's OK. He is a bit of a scared cat doesn't like the dark, wont go out in the rain. He's very gentle placid gets on with...
by bigpaws
05 Jul 2012, 21:14
Forum: Health Matters
Topic: Khanna diagnosed with IBS.
Replies: 15
Views: 2461

Re: Khanna diagnosed with IBS.

Ive tried lots and lots of foods for allergys made difficult because Toby has a very sensitive stomach we went from £70 a bag food hills prescription diet brillant for firm poo but his skin was sore eventuraly after much searching we found the answer good old chappie. Very gentle on stomachs give a ...
by bigpaws
05 May 2012, 17:43
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: LABRAPOODLES!!
Replies: 16
Views: 1468

Re: LABRAPOODLES!!

I thought the dogs were lovely. Sorry I didnt hear them say Australian labradoodels I stand corrected. :oops: