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by Shalista
Tue Jan 16, 2018 7:08 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What are you and your dogs up to today? Part 2
Replies: 2417
Views: 231735

Re: What are you and your dogs up to today? Part 2

Maybe I should get a black muzzle and paint red bits on it....
Glue bits of red felt onto it....... :twisted:
by Shalista
Sun Jan 14, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: Dog Training Advice
Topic: Puppy pads
Replies: 12
Views: 126

Re: Puppy pads

once again bax is teaching me to let go of preconceived notions and concepts. i never would have thought of haveing a hybrid outdoor weeing/puppy pads when i first got him. i was so determined to have an outdoor weeing dog that i probably could have doen this ages ago :roll: :wink:
by Shalista
Sun Jan 14, 2018 1:05 pm
Forum: Dog Training Advice
Topic: Puppy pads
Replies: 12
Views: 126

Re: Puppy pads

its almost 5 years late but better late than never :roll: :roll:
by Shalista
Sat Jan 13, 2018 12:33 pm
Forum: Dog Training Advice
Topic: Puppy pads
Replies: 12
Views: 126

Re: Puppy pads

Well i think i can call this a resounding success. my room is still carpeted in pads around the edges but im 100% okay wit hthat. he now ONLY wees and poos on the pads with the exception of once in the morning he lieks to go out for a pee and once when i get home from work. since i carpeted my room ...
by Shalista
Fri Jan 12, 2018 6:05 am
Forum: Health, Diet and Exercise
Topic: Cruciate Ligament Damage and Hydro Exercise
Replies: 19
Views: 143

Re: Cruciate Ligament Damage and Hydro Exercise

srry didnt mean to stress you :cry: :oops: my exp is with people not pets. im sure Merlin will be back to his fluffy bouncy lil self in no time
by Shalista
Thu Jan 11, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Introducing... Charley-Weasels!
Replies: 13
Views: 116

Re: Introducing... Charley-Weasels!

oh wow i think im in love :oops: :oops: :oops:
by Shalista
Thu Jan 11, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: Health, Diet and Exercise
Topic: Cruciate Ligament Damage and Hydro Exercise
Replies: 19
Views: 143

Re: Cruciate Ligament Damage and Hydro Exercise

so i can only speak as far as treating PEOPLE with ACL and PCL injuries (i work in people physical therapy) but i can say a few things on them. If the ligament is COMPLETELY blown you cant fix it with bed rest. if its just torn a little or mildly injured your odds are better. the TYPE of leg brace w...
by Shalista
Wed Jan 10, 2018 5:44 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What are you and your dogs up to today? Part 2
Replies: 2417
Views: 231735

Re: What are you and your dogs up to today? Part 2

"Never trust a swan" are wise words to live by. puppy padding is going AMAZING and working exactly as intended. I literally did recarpet with puppy pads (srry for the siedways pic) http://i63.tinypic.com/1z732gp.jpg and he hasnt gone outside of them! he's peed AND pooped on them multiple times and (...
by Shalista
Tue Jan 09, 2018 5:41 pm
Forum: Health, Diet and Exercise
Topic: Ready made raw feeds
Replies: 74
Views: 513

Re: Ready made raw feeds

also speaking from my own exp? as judy said watch the dog in front of you. for some reason bax has occasionally fluctuated weight while maintaining the same diet for reasons i couldnt figure out and i had to adjust the raw accordingly
by Shalista
Tue Jan 09, 2018 7:34 am
Forum: Health, Diet and Exercise
Topic: Ready made raw feeds
Replies: 74
Views: 513

Re: Ready made raw feeds

holy crap 2 whole chicken breasts? bax weighs 11lbs and gets 1/3 of a chicken thigh once a day and nothing else. goes to show how dif dogs metabolisms work O.o
by Shalista
Mon Jan 08, 2018 7:48 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The Funnies Thread...
Replies: 744
Views: 135348

Re: The Funnies Thread...

My brothers nickname for Bax used to be "Simple Dog" =P =P =P
by Shalista
Mon Jan 08, 2018 7:45 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What are you and your dogs up to today? Part 2
Replies: 2417
Views: 231735

Re: What are you and your dogs up to today? Part 2

If I stand up, he'll know his destruction worked to get my attention. If I stay seated, the box gets destroyed. Decisions decisions. My solution is always let him chew. he destroyed 2 shims the other day and the only thing i thought of was "hmmm if i bought another box would he chew those to and ke...
by Shalista
Mon Jan 08, 2018 6:55 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What are you and your dogs up to today? Part 2
Replies: 2417
Views: 231735

Re: What are you and your dogs up to today? Part 2

oh my god never had a dog on bed rest but i can feel your frustration!!!!! I've been their with bax before when it seems like he (literally) knows all your buttons to push, no toy can keep him occupied for long, and he just wants to watch the world burn. I feel your pain =( but it gets better! like ...
by Shalista
Mon Jan 08, 2018 6:51 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The Funnies Thread...
Replies: 744
Views: 135348

Re: The Funnies Thread...

https://i.redd.it/2aw7nosgnn801.jpg

Bax has this tattooed on his left bicep :roll: :lol:
by Shalista
Sun Jan 07, 2018 6:24 pm
Forum: Dog Training Advice
Topic: Last Tips on Barking
Replies: 9
Views: 134

Re: Last Tips on Barking

hahahaha barking update: My downstairs neighbors heat blew on friday. Bax has been getting LOTS of practice with hearing loud thumps and banging from downstairs. I bought him his very own mcdonalds large fry and ive been breaking the fries into pieces and giving them to him as treats. hes actually b...