Oh my goodness, if I pay for something, I choose.
Of course the pedigree contains all the information you need.
If you haven't seen the parents...
By looking at the puppies' parents, this smells like a backyard breeder to me. Is the breeder registered? Does he show his dogs? Any reason he...
Bad arthritis, where? Is he on any medication/supplements? What issues does he have? 6 is really young for "bad" arthritis.
That vet should be arrested.
Did the "breeder" give you the pup's pedigree? Have you seen the parents? A picture would also help.
I am really sorry for your loss, it's tragic.
I'd take the dog to a vet for a check-up. Yes, it could be an injury however it could also be other things, like tick diseases and such.
Yes, it could be other things, like joint/muscle/tendon injury, but my advice is to get your dog to the vet in order to get a proper diagnosis and...
Any news? Has your vet determined the reason for the paralysis?
Well, next time search for a serious field-type lab breeder rather than a one that breeds "rare colors".
I find the '30-minute per day' pretty odd. What is advised for arthritic dogs are shorter, but more freuquent walks throughout the day. If you...
Hi Nick, I hope your pup is doing okay by now, and if not that you have checked with your vet.
I'd rest completely, short potty walks on leash...
It's interesting that a few years back when I was giving the same advice for arthritic pups, forum members attacked me viciously for giving...
I am so sorry for your loss.
This is so horrible, what you and your girl went through. I am so sorry for your loss. May she run free.
Hi and welcome! Pictures please! :)
Arthritic seniors - yes.
The rest - no.
Labs are cold weather dogs. Your dog will be just fine.
Hi and welcome!
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