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I have a female Black Mouth Cur.When I get home after a long hunt I noticed her two front paws get really swollen.I check her out for cuts,ticks,thorns,etc. and never found any.She is the only one that gets like that.I am going to try and shoot her up with Pennicilin.Any suggestions?
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Exam
Can't really give out medical advice without seeing the dog, but if I had to guess it is some sort of contact allergy. If the feet are staying wet for a long time, like hunting in the swamp, this can cause irritation. I'd try keeping feet as clean and dry as possible once getting home with dog. Don't use any ointments or wrap them, it could make it worse. I wouldn't use the Pen G, probably won't help. If feet stay swollen for more than a day or so after hunting you need to have dog looked at. I work in Slidell if you need a Vet.
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Vet
Yeah I do need a good vet,I'm not going to mention any names but my last vet was unbelievable.Are you on Shortcut hwy.? As far as her feet are concerned they are wet all day.We have been huntin the marsh hard since season opened.
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childrens benadryl
For burning grass we give our dogs the childs benadryl but I don't know if you have that grass over there. I guess it best to talk to a vet.
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Location
I work off of Bayou Liberty Road. I'd be happy to look at the dog. If I can't help you with it I'm sure I can tell you who can. Are ya'll hog hunting with the dogs?
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Vet
Yes they are hog dogs.I don't know why I thought you were on shortcut hwy.Your office is right past Bayou Bonfouca right?I think a friend of mine worked for you.
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Stinging Nettle?
New sprouts of stinging nettle occur in south Louisiana in February. In the past, I've had several bad experiences with beagles running through areas with stinging nettle. The dogs became very weak and were scratching themselves very agressively. I gave them benadryl for relief, and it worked.
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YEP
Yep we're right past Bayou Bonfouca in that nasty S-Curve in the road. Are ya'll gonna run the dogs in Pearl River WMA this weekend? We have been rabbit hunting in there a lot the last few weeks and seeing plenty of hog sign especially around the pipeline. If ya'll go be careful, I had a friend have a dog taken 2 years ago in there and we managed to chase the guy down in a truck with one of the game wardens and get the dog back right before the guy left the management area. His azz was very lucky there was a game warden there, redneck justice ain't pretty, especially when your talking about a man's huntin dog.
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Hog huntin
Yea so far we haven't missed a day since it opened.I am getting ready to leave right know.My buddy lost his whole pack a month ago b/c someone picked them up.You right about that Redneck Justice,I feel for the guy with my dogs in his truck!
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