Minus one toe nail - Doberman Forum : Doberman Breed Dog Forums

Doberman Related Chat If your post does not fit into any other category post here.

DobermanTalk.com is the premier Doberman Dog Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-23-2012, 10:00 AM   #1 (permalink)
Alpha
 
Posts: 6,045
Location: Winter Park, Florida
Dogs Name: Brykris Rockin the House aka Roxy
Titles: CGC, Therapy Dog Inc.
Dogs Age: Born 11-4-05
Gallery Pics: 0
Visit dobegal's Gallery
Thanks: 11,161
Thanked 5,895 Times in 3,784 Posts
dobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond repute
Click here to find out how dobegal became a supporter
Minus one toe nail

Roxy lost her back left 3rd digit nail. It all happened on Wednesday. I was looking out the window and saw her limping in the back yard. She came into the house and there were spots of blood on the floor. I went to lift her leg, she yelped and would not let me near the pad. I waited about one hour. The bleeding had stopped and she was beginning to put some weight on her leg however not full weight. I went again to check and she would not let me near the pad. I called the vet and the office said bring her right in. The vet put some lanicane on it and then saw that the nail had been partially ripped out. So Roxy went in the back and he removed the nail. I was tramatized. Roxy did not even know that the nail was gone. There was slight bleeding afterwards and Quick Stop helped with that. We kept Roxy on a leash till this morning so she would not get into any dirt outside. The vet called this morning to check up on her and said she should be good to go.

Last edited by dobegal; 11-23-2012 at 10:04 AM..
dobegal is offline  
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
Join Date: Jan 2008
The Following User Says Thank You to dobegal For This Useful Post:
SoCalGirl (11-25-2012)
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 11-23-2012, 10:11 AM   #2 (permalink)
Alpha
 
doberdeer's Avatar
 
Posts: 1,006
Location: Colorado
Dogs Name: Rudy, Dasher, Dancer, Prancer and Comet...all RIP. Ruger and Miss Tootsie D
Titles: Best Friends
Dogs Age: 10/10/10, 12/28/06
Gallery Pics: 0
Visit doberdeer's Gallery
Thanks: 1,697
Thanked 2,379 Times in 701 Posts
doberdeer has a reputation beyond reputedoberdeer has a reputation beyond reputedoberdeer has a reputation beyond reputedoberdeer has a reputation beyond reputedoberdeer has a reputation beyond reputedoberdeer has a reputation beyond reputedoberdeer has a reputation beyond reputedoberdeer has a reputation beyond reputedoberdeer has a reputation beyond reputedoberdeer has a reputation beyond reputedoberdeer has a reputation beyond repute
Poor Roxy. Glad she will be ok though. I know how scary that can be, nails bleed like they ripped the whole toe off. Did the vet just take off the remaining torn part?
__________________
Cheryl


In our hearts forever.

doberdeer is offline  
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
Join Date: Oct 2010
Old 11-23-2012, 10:31 AM   #3 (permalink)
Alpha
 
Posts: 6,045
Location: Winter Park, Florida
Dogs Name: Brykris Rockin the House aka Roxy
Titles: CGC, Therapy Dog Inc.
Dogs Age: Born 11-4-05
Gallery Pics: 0
Visit dobegal's Gallery
Thanks: 11,161
Thanked 5,895 Times in 3,784 Posts
dobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond repute
Click here to find out how dobegal became a supporter
The vet took off the entire toe nail. She has this hole where the nail use to be. Sorry the picture is blury.

dobegal is offline  
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
Join Date: Jan 2008
Old 11-23-2012, 10:41 AM   #4 (permalink)
Alpha
 
Amelia_'s Avatar
 
Posts: 2,881
Dogs Name: Aspen, Rupert & Tobey

Gallery Pics: 17
Visit Amelia_'s Gallery
Thanks: 6,292
Thanked 6,843 Times in 2,014 Posts
Images: 17
Amelia_ has a reputation beyond reputeAmelia_ has a reputation beyond reputeAmelia_ has a reputation beyond reputeAmelia_ has a reputation beyond reputeAmelia_ has a reputation beyond reputeAmelia_ has a reputation beyond reputeAmelia_ has a reputation beyond reputeAmelia_ has a reputation beyond reputeAmelia_ has a reputation beyond reputeAmelia_ has a reputation beyond reputeAmelia_ has a reputation beyond repute
Ouch! Hope it heals up quick
__________________


Amelia_ is offline  
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
Join Date: Oct 2011
Old 11-23-2012, 11:18 AM   #5 (permalink)
joie de vivre
 
brw1982's Avatar
 
Posts: 10,861
Location: Missouri
Dogs Name: Fiona & Tali
Titles: Fiona: CGC; Tali: CGC
Dogs Age: 4.21.09, 5.09.08
Gallery Pics: 9
Visit brw1982's Gallery
Thanks: 49,751
Thanked 30,584 Times in 8,600 Posts
Images: 9
brw1982 has a reputation beyond reputebrw1982 has a reputation beyond reputebrw1982 has a reputation beyond reputebrw1982 has a reputation beyond reputebrw1982 has a reputation beyond reputebrw1982 has a reputation beyond reputebrw1982 has a reputation beyond reputebrw1982 has a reputation beyond reputebrw1982 has a reputation beyond reputebrw1982 has a reputation beyond reputebrw1982 has a reputation beyond repute
OUCH!!! Poor girl! Glad she's on the mend. I'm sure it hurt like hell.

Any idea how it happened? I know of a dog who lost a nail to a snapping turtle. Crazy dogs.
__________________



"If you're going to be stupid, you better be tough." ~unknown
brw1982 is offline  
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
Join Date: Apr 2009
The Following User Says Thank You to brw1982 For This Useful Post:
SoCalGirl (11-25-2012)
Old 11-23-2012, 12:25 PM   #6 (permalink)
Alpha
 
Posts: 6,045
Location: Winter Park, Florida
Dogs Name: Brykris Rockin the House aka Roxy
Titles: CGC, Therapy Dog Inc.
Dogs Age: Born 11-4-05
Gallery Pics: 0
Visit dobegal's Gallery
Thanks: 11,161
Thanked 5,895 Times in 3,784 Posts
dobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond reputedobegal has a reputation beyond repute
Click here to find out how dobegal became a supporter
I wish I knew how this happened. I am thinking she was running the only part of the chain link fence that is behind our very thick hedges and might have snagged her nail on a root. I really don't know. Yep it really did hurt her, as soon as the vet removed the nail she was all happy and running around again.
dobegal is offline  
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
Join Date: Jan 2008
The Following User Says Thank You to dobegal For This Useful Post:
brw1982 (11-23-2012)
Old 11-23-2012, 01:49 PM   #7 (permalink)
Super Moderator
 
dax0402's Avatar
 
Posts: 14,482
Location: North Cental PA
Dogs Name: Briarwood Ariki v Exacta (Baron)
Titles: CDX, CD, RE, RA, RN, CGC
Dogs Age: 7 Years
Gallery Pics: 29
Visit dax0402's Gallery
Thanks: 33,636
Thanked 19,218 Times in 9,636 Posts
Images: 29
dax0402 has a reputation beyond reputedax0402 has a reputation beyond reputedax0402 has a reputation beyond reputedax0402 has a reputation beyond reputedax0402 has a reputation beyond reputedax0402 has a reputation beyond reputedax0402 has a reputation beyond reputedax0402 has a reputation beyond reputedax0402 has a reputation beyond reputedax0402 has a reputation beyond reputedax0402 has a reputation beyond repute
Click here to find out how dax0402 became a supporter
Poor Roxy. This happened to my Dax one winter. She must have turned or stopped hard on the frozen ground. I didn't noticed it right away until I saw blood on the ground and took her inside to see what happened. Ripped the nail right out. Took all afternoon to get it to stop bleeding and I ended up wrapping it for a few days to keep her away from it. Nail never came back.
__________________
Lois and Baron

Signature by Sam1491
Baron #1, Lonesome, Dax, and Misty Waiting at the Bridge
dax0402 is offline  
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
Join Date: Dec 2007
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to dax0402 For This Useful Post:
dobegal (11-23-2012), SoCalGirl (11-25-2012)
Old 11-24-2012, 02:14 AM   #8 (permalink)
Alpha
 
OldDrumDobes's Avatar
 
Posts: 3,184
Location: Harrisonville, MO.
Dogs Name: Sterling, Atlantis, Nova & Rocksie
Titles: CH AKC/UKC/Int'l/UDC, NAP, NJP, OAP, NAJ, ATT, YTT, CGC, WAC, ROM
Dogs Age: All Over the Place
Gallery Pics: 6
Visit OldDrumDobes's Gallery
Thanks: 3,785
Thanked 6,158 Times in 1,996 Posts
Images: 6
OldDrumDobes has a reputation beyond reputeOldDrumDobes has a reputation beyond reputeOldDrumDobes has a reputation beyond reputeOldDrumDobes has a reputation beyond reputeOldDrumDobes has a reputation beyond reputeOldDrumDobes has a reputation beyond reputeOldDrumDobes has a reputation beyond reputeOldDrumDobes has a reputation beyond reputeOldDrumDobes has a reputation beyond reputeOldDrumDobes has a reputation beyond reputeOldDrumDobes has a reputation beyond repute
Had a bitch break one off coming up deck stairs one time, one half remained. It bleed awful I was sure something was majorly wrong. Vet went in and removed the rest and that bleed awful too. Lots of antibiotics and keeping the area clean and wrapped. It healed quickly and grew back. Was kind of sideways when it did come back. Nova lost her toenail to a turtle once, pulled it clean out. Bleeding was more like cutting a nail too short. It grew back fine, vet just cleaned it out, checked for any broken bits.


Sent from my iPhone using Petguide.com Free App
__________________

Ali & Martin Doughty
Old Drum Dobermans
OldDrumDobes is offline  
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
Join Date: Jul 2008
The Following User Says Thank You to OldDrumDobes For This Useful Post:
dobegal (11-24-2012)
Old 11-24-2012, 02:19 AM   #9 (permalink)
Terriorist tamer
 
the_discowhore's Avatar
 
Posts: 6,808
Location: Middle Earth

Gallery Pics: 6
Visit the_discowhore's Gallery
Thanks: 13,820
Thanked 16,491 Times in 4,906 Posts
Images: 6
the_discowhore has a reputation beyond reputethe_discowhore has a reputation beyond reputethe_discowhore has a reputation beyond reputethe_discowhore has a reputation beyond reputethe_discowhore has a reputation beyond reputethe_discowhore has a reputation beyond reputethe_discowhore has a reputation beyond reputethe_discowhore has a reputation beyond reputethe_discowhore has a reputation beyond reputethe_discowhore has a reputation beyond reputethe_discowhore has a reputation beyond repute
Ouch! This happened to my friends elderly giant schnauzer, we think she caught a toe nail in the wooden slats on the porch... Managed to rip the nail and damage the nail bed, not nice!!
__________________

Do it or Elsie CDX UDX AD JD RA
Elsie - Jack Russell x Border Collie
the_discowhore is online now  
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
Join Date: Aug 2009
The Following User Says Thank You to the_discowhore For This Useful Post:
dobegal (11-24-2012)
Old 11-24-2012, 09:37 AM   #10 (permalink)
MY BEST FRIEND
 
VZ-Doberman's Avatar
 
Posts: 5,965
Location: Delaware
Dogs Name: Briarwood Back To Basics aka Bacchus
Titles: Yes..........93 titles, awards and certificates and is a service dog.
Dogs Age: 7 Years
Gallery Pics: 0
Visit VZ-Doberman's Gallery
Thanks: 8,349
Thanked 14,672 Times in 4,540 Posts
VZ-Doberman has a reputation beyond reputeVZ-Doberman has a reputation beyond reputeVZ-Doberman has a reputation beyond reputeVZ-Doberman has a reputation beyond reputeVZ-Doberman has a reputation beyond reputeVZ-Doberman has a reputation beyond reputeVZ-Doberman has a reputation beyond reputeVZ-Doberman has a reputation beyond reputeVZ-Doberman has a reputation beyond reputeVZ-Doberman has a reputation beyond reputeVZ-Doberman has a reputation beyond repute
These are the things that make you aware of just how stoic these guys are.
VZ-Doberman is offline  
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
Join Date: Sep 2009
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to VZ-Doberman For This Useful Post:
dobegal (11-24-2012), SoCalGirl (11-25-2012)
Old 11-24-2012, 02:48 PM   #11 (permalink)
we all have our remoras..
 
lolonurse's Avatar
 
Posts: 9,569
Location: Dog Canyon
Dogs Name: Annie, Odie & Reyna; RIP beloved Alex & Melody, Rocky baby, & now our dear, darling Willie
Titles: Annie - hellion & sorceress; Odie - golden boy; Reyna - fruit bat
Dogs Age: b 7/10/09; b 1/13/13; b 3/13/14
Gallery Pics: 66
Visit lolonurse's Gallery
Thanks: 25,933
Thanked 21,976 Times in 6,534 Posts
Images: 66
lolonurse has a reputation beyond reputelolonurse has a reputation beyond reputelolonurse has a reputation beyond reputelolonurse has a reputation beyond reputelolonurse has a reputation beyond reputelolonurse has a reputation beyond reputelolonurse has a reputation beyond reputelolonurse has a reputation beyond reputelolonurse has a reputation beyond reputelolonurse has a reputation beyond reputelolonurse has a reputation beyond repute
Click here to find out how lolonurse became a supporter
yeeeoowch!! i'm glad it got resolved and she's doing ok... but owieee!
__________________

their pawprints in our hearts never fade
lolonurse is offline  
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
Join Date: May 2008
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to lolonurse For This Useful Post:
dobegal (11-24-2012), SoCalGirl (11-25-2012)
Old 11-24-2012, 03:21 PM   #12 (permalink)
Alpha
 
Julie W's Avatar
 
Posts: 5,714
Location: Oregon
Dogs Name: Cher & Ethan
Titles: WAC, TT, CGC, AD
Dogs Age: 11/02/05 & 04/20/11
Gallery Pics: 17
Visit Julie W's Gallery
Thanks: 2,402
Thanked 10,793 Times in 2,387 Posts
Images: 17
Julie W has a reputation beyond reputeJulie W has a reputation beyond reputeJulie W has a reputation beyond reputeJulie W has a reputation beyond reputeJulie W has a reputation beyond reputeJulie W has a reputation beyond reputeJulie W has a reputation beyond reputeJulie W has a reputation beyond reputeJulie W has a reputation beyond reputeJulie W has a reputation beyond reputeJulie W has a reputation beyond repute
I have had a couple of dogs rip a nail out in it's entirety (one doberman, one whippet). They handle it remarkably well. They have always grown back for me.
__________________
Julie W is online now  
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
Join Date: Mar 2007
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Julie W For This Useful Post:
dobegal (11-24-2012), SoCalGirl (11-25-2012)
Old 11-24-2012, 08:36 PM   #13 (permalink)
Alpha
 
Desy's Avatar
 
Posts: 404
Location: Chicagoland, Southwest Suburbs
Dogs Name: Willow, Dobe/Shepherd mix -- Lazlo, Beagle mix
Dogs Age: Willow: DOB 3/01/12, Lazlo: 10/16/10
Gallery Pics: 12
Visit Desy's Gallery
Thanks: 374
Thanked 583 Times in 223 Posts
Images: 12
Desy has a reputation beyond reputeDesy has a reputation beyond reputeDesy has a reputation beyond reputeDesy has a reputation beyond reputeDesy has a reputation beyond reputeDesy has a reputation beyond reputeDesy has a reputation beyond reputeDesy has a reputation beyond reputeDesy has a reputation beyond reputeDesy has a reputation beyond reputeDesy has a reputation beyond repute
Same thing happened to my dog, Willow. She was playing chase with her brother and got a toe/nail caught in one of the central air grates in the floor. The nail was split in half like a partially peeled banana, exposing the majority of the quick.

Since this had happened to one of my dogs in the past and I had a good idea what to expect, I chose not to take her to the vet. I just cut away the damaged nail so it would not split further and cause issues with the nail-bed, and kept the injury clean and salved with an antibiotic.

This picture was taken 3 or 4 days after the original injury occurred.



It has since healed completely.
__________________
.
.
.
The Doctor: I hate robots. Did I say?
Roman Groom: Yeah, and he's not too fond of you. What's wrong with robots?
The Doctor: It's not the robots, it's the people. Dressing them up and giving them silly voices. You're reducing them.
Roman Groom: Yeah. Friend of mine, she made her domestic robot look like a dog.
The Doctor: Ah, well, dogs. That's different.

- Doctor Who, The Waters of Mars

Last edited by Desy; 11-24-2012 at 08:39 PM..
Desy is offline  
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiFurl this Post!
Reply With Quote
Join Date: Aug 2012
The Following User Says Thank You to Desy For This Useful Post:
SoCalGirl (11-25-2012)
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:38 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.0 Beta 2
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2 ©2009, Crawlability, Inc.
@2005 - 2008 DobermanTalk.com
PetGuide.com
Basset.net DobermanTalk.com GoldenRetrieverForum.com OurBeagleWorld.com
BoxerForums.com DogForums.com GoPitbull.com PoodleForum.com
BulldogBreeds.com FishForums.com HavaneseForum.com SpoiledMaltese.com
CatForum.com GermanShepherds.com Labradoodle-dogs.net YorkieForum.com
Chihuahua-People.com RetrieverBreeds.com