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by critters
Sun Apr 21, 2019 9:03 am
Forum: Paralysis: Neurological and IVDD
Topic: Please help new to this Skipper my dog is lame both back legs
Replies: 12
Views: 114

Re: Please help new to this Skipper my dog is lame both back legs

:whale: Can you take him to another vet? IVDD is a good guess, especially with his mix of breeds. Did the prednisone help? Can he poop and pee (especially pee) by himself? Did anybody show you how to express him (squeeze his bladder to help him pee)? Are you in the US or another country? Do you know...
by critters
Sun Apr 21, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Birds/Exotics
Topic: Granite Heart, hen with a wheelchair
Replies: 1
Views: 17

Re: Granite Heart, hen with a wheelchair

I saw that, too.
by critters
Mon Apr 15, 2019 8:25 am
Forum: Other Problems
Topic: Kitten with open fontanelle and one eye bulging
Replies: 5
Views: 90

Re: Kitten with open fontanelle and one eye bulging

:whale: Yes, hydrocephalic babies aren't terribly uncommon. One was to have come to me years ago, but he died before he got here. I think they're considerably more fragile than other disabilities, but they can make it. Your baby seems remarkably high functioning! I wonder if somebody could put in a ...
by critters
Fri Apr 12, 2019 11:20 am
Forum: Incontinence & Kidney Problems
Topic: Seeking help with paralysed dog bowel movements
Replies: 4
Views: 117

Re: Seeking help with paralysed dog bowel movements

CarolC wrote:
Wed Apr 10, 2019 3:54 pm
I do not think this picture will offend too many people with paralyzed dogs, so I will go ahead and post it.

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I would hardly think anybody'd get offended by that. That's tame!! :mrgreen:
by critters
Sat Apr 06, 2019 5:18 am
Forum: Incontinence & Kidney Problems
Topic: Incontinence & Athletic Supporter
Replies: 3
Views: 78

Re: Incontinence & Athletic Supporter

Yes, but a jock strap is so different from that, and yes, not as familiar to most people.
by critters
Fri Apr 05, 2019 2:57 pm
Forum: Amputation
Topic: Goat with prosthetic front legs
Replies: 2
Views: 108

Re: Goat with prosthetic front legs

:thankyou:
by critters
Fri Apr 05, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: Incontinence & Kidney Problems
Topic: Incontinence & Athletic Supporter
Replies: 3
Views: 78

Re: Incontinence & Athletic Supporter

Interesting. Have you tried it? Does it work?
by critters
Sun Mar 31, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: Caretakers' Cafe
Topic: Kristalose: lactulose in powdered form
Replies: 3
Views: 96

Re: Kristalose: lactulose in powdered form

Weird that lactulose was SO durable!! LOL'

If Miralax works, I'd stay with it. There's a lot to be said for not needing a script to get it, too!
by critters
Sun Mar 31, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: Birds/Exotics
Topic: Turkey wheelchair
Replies: 1
Views: 68

Re: Turkey wheelchair

Interesting!
by critters
Sun Mar 31, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: Paralysis: Neurological and IVDD
Topic: Paralyzed dog with FCE
Replies: 23
Views: 531

Re: Paralyzed dog with FCE

I had to use turtleneck Onesies with mine, so they didn't slide out the neck hole. :twisted:

I LOVE the Joybies diapers. So cute!