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We were snowed in for a bit. The meeting was canceled. Then we noticed one of our dogs was sick. We managed to get off this hill, and take Ivy to the vet. She’d have died if we hadn’t done that. She was dehydrated, of al the things. Vomiting blood. She’s fine now. We are treating our 104 pound German Shepherd!
Glad your precious pup is on the mend.
There have been recent reports of a toxic dog food killing dogs by fatally damaging their kidneys with a lethal dose of vitamin D.Quote
ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Hill's Pet Nutrition's recent recall is a reminder that safety remains one of the driving forces in the U.S. pet market today. A 2018 survey by market research firm Packaged Facts reveals that 57% of dog owners and 55% of cat owners agree that "fear of pet food contamination/product safety is a key consideration in the dog foods/cat foods I buy," while more than 60% of dog and cat owners agree that they are concerned about the safety of the pet food, treats, and chews they buy. The findings were published in the January 2019 report, Pet Food in the U.S., 14th
We had no idea what happened, but her blood tests showed her vital organs were in good shape. Just dehydration. We just got her meds down her, and I took her for a walk, (in the snow!) she peed. Which I was so glad. She still won’t eat, but is drinking plenty of water. She still is in her sick room. (Aka, the washroom)