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Forum: Doberman Health   05-27-2012, 01:00 PM
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Posted By R Green
LindaH is correct that ivomec can be used to...

LindaH is correct that ivomec can be used to treat heartworms in an adult dog, if the dog is slightly positive. The determination needs to be done by a vet and not all vets like to go this route, but...
Forum: Doberman Health   05-27-2012, 12:54 PM
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Posted By MeadowCat
A heartworm positive dog needs to be treated by...

A heartworm positive dog needs to be treated by the vet, period. I've been through the treatment with Simon and it's not something you should be doing on your own.

Edited to add: Sorry to say...
Forum: Doberman Health   05-27-2012, 11:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 908
Posted By Pitts
what rescue are you working with? I am in Tulsa,...

what rescue are you working with? I am in Tulsa, you can PM me or email meat [email protected] and I will try to help you or put you in touch with people who can.
Forum: Doberman Health   05-27-2012, 08:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 908
Posted By LindaH
First, dont buy any Ivomec not stored in the box...

First, dont buy any Ivomec not stored in the box and you need to store in the box out of sunlight. Ivomec is an excellent preventative, but willl not kill adult heartworms. Ivomec works by killing...
Forum: Doberman Health   05-27-2012, 07:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 908
Posted By Cathy43
The vet your rescue group works with would be the...

The vet your rescue group works with would be the one to discuss this with. I know people use Ivomec for prevention but treatment is a differnt ball game.
Forum: Doberman Health   05-27-2012, 06:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 908
Posted By Adobe4two
Why isn't the rescue you're working with guiding...

Why isn't the rescue you're working with guiding you through this? Its their responsibility to help their fosters and volunteers navigate these concerns and questions.

For a foster dog "DIY...
Forum: Doberman Rescue   05-25-2012, 07:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,145
Posted By Whiskey
Meet Tyson

I'm fostering this little guy for Friends of the Animals of Jessamine County right outside of Lexington, Ky. I am SO in love. The only thing preventing me from being a foster fail is that I already...
Forum: Doberman Rescue   05-22-2012, 12:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,035
Posted By Dobiewankanobi
Maybe an xray? Don't think I've ever seen one...

Maybe an xray? Don't think I've ever seen one with fake ones before!
Forum: Doberman Rescue   05-21-2012, 10:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,035
Posted By melbrod
I've read that you can tell the difference...

I've read that you can tell the difference between fake and real by the firm/hard feel of the fake ones--a great way to meet a new dog--just give him a little squeeze. LOL

Perhaps if the rescue...
Forum: Doberman Rescue   05-21-2012, 12:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,035
Posted By Dobiewankanobi
If you have the ability, I would suggest that you...

If you have the ability, I would suggest that you quarantine new dogs coming into your home for 2 weeks. I've got an extra bedroom at the far end of my house that is always the temporary foster room....
Forum: Doberman Rescue   05-18-2012, 11:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,035
Posted By Dobejazz
I foster all the time and don't vaccinate my...

I foster all the time and don't vaccinate my personal dogs for KC although they are all up to date on everything else. I lost 2 puppies to parvo without any of my personal dogs becoming ill as well....
Forum: Doberman Rescue   05-18-2012, 02:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,035
Posted By melbrod
The kennel cough vaccine only works against some...

The kennel cough vaccine only works against some of the causes of kennel cough, so your dog can still get kennel cough even if it is fully vaccinated. The vaccine does lessen the risk of infection...
Forum: Doberman Health   05-14-2012, 03:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,304
Posted By Wylde
Let us know what you find out. I am over...

Let us know what you find out.

I am over cautious with my girl in the heat.Shee has no off switch. Anything around 80 and she looks miserable to me. I always have water on hand and wet her down...
Forum: New member introduction   04-12-2012, 08:56 PM
Replies: 5
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Views: 266
Posted By Darkevs
Hello and Welcome to Doberman Talk! Thank...

Hello and Welcome to Doberman Talk!

Thank you for helping these dogs in need.

Hugz to you and yours!
Forum: New member introduction   04-12-2012, 04:30 PM
Replies: 5
  Newbee
Views: 266
Posted By PatchworkRobot
Welcome to DT!

Welcome to DT!
Forum: New member introduction   04-12-2012, 03:45 PM
Replies: 5
  Newbee
Views: 266
Posted By tuxedojack
Welcome from Virginia and thank you for...

Welcome from Virginia and thank you for fostering! We would love to see pictures :)
Forum: New member introduction   04-12-2012, 03:32 PM
Replies: 5
  Newbee
Views: 266
Posted By dax0402
Hi and welcome to the forum.

Hi and welcome to the forum.
Forum: New member introduction   04-11-2012, 03:05 PM
Replies: 5
  Newbee
Views: 266
Posted By Amelia_
Welcome to the forum, would love to see pics of...

Welcome to the forum, would love to see pics of your gang! :)
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