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by SallyV
22 Oct 2010, 10:12
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel Sickness - very bad drooling!
Replies: 16
Views: 1026

Travel Sickness - very bad drooling!

I am having a bit of a problem with Effie in that as soon as she gets in the car and it starts moving she drools...very, very badly. It just constantly drips off her beard, all over her front and her front legs get saturated. She looks so miserable it's heartbreaking. She doesn't go in the car that ...
by SallyV
19 Oct 2010, 17:31
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Confused about spaying
Replies: 9
Views: 1574

Re: Confused about spaying

Hi there, I've got the same problem! Effie is 16 weeks now and 6 months works out to be around Christmas time! Not at all a good idea! I am confused too because the vets seem to recommend 6 months regardless of the size of the dog and yet I thought large breed dogs (which is what I consider Effie to...
by SallyV
08 Oct 2010, 14:23
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: BARF diet
Replies: 16
Views: 1173

Re: BARF diet

Hello everyone, Thank you all for your wonderful advice and help. Thank you 'awaitingrodders' for the menu plan It was a real eye-opener and gave me some good ideas about including cottage cheese and sardines etc. Thank you also to 'gillwightman' for your advice on the orijens. I agree that it's a g...
by SallyV
07 Oct 2010, 12:51
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: BARF diet
Replies: 16
Views: 1173

Re: BARF diet

Hi Claire, Thanks for your reply and the welcome! I've been following this forum since having Effie and have been so impressed by how lovely everyone is with their helpful replies, comments and support and looks the ideal place for a first time Doodle owner like me. I have had a dog before, a spring...
by SallyV
07 Oct 2010, 11:21
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: BARF diet
Replies: 16
Views: 1173

BARF diet

Hello All, I'm a new member to the site with a 15 week F1b labradoodle called Effie. I am currently feeding her NatureDiet but having read up on the BARF diet I am trying to go that way. The NatureDiet trays are like a pate so she's not getting any teeth cleaning or jaw exercise...well, not from eat...