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Offline Krystal_00

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Excessive shedding and other things :(
« on: July 22, 2009, 01:31:18 pm »
About 2 weeks ago I noticed my 2 year old Saints (Decker) back legs were shedding a bit. I figured no big deal and brushed him. Well 2 weeks later most of the fur is gone off his back end, as well as his tail. Hes got a thin layer of fur on his back legs...but its not much. I can feel his skin when I pet him.  I'm not sure what is wrong with him. Today he is not drinking (unless I force him) and he wouldn't take treats (not not not normal)  He has an appointment at the vet tomorrow.

 Here is a pic so you can see what I mean...notice all the dog hair on the floor, I can vacuum every day but by the next morning it looks like I didn't touch it in 3 weeks.

When the last fish has been caught and the last tree has been cut down...Only then will man realize that he cannot eat money.

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Re: Excessive shedding and other things :(
« Reply #1 on: July 22, 2009, 07:45:17 pm »
Poor baby- let us know what the vet says

Offline NewfieMama

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Re: Excessive shedding and other things :(
« Reply #2 on: July 23, 2009, 08:58:59 am »
Poor boy! I'll be thinking of him, let us know what you find out!