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    Hey guys so Buddha and I just got back from the vets he got an x ray to make sure he didn't have knee problems GOOD NEWS!!! The X-rays showed his knees were perfect he was a little worried about his hip tho and notice that one bone was a bit smaller than the rest so he send the X-rays to get revised and said if he did had a hip problem it didn't look like it was severe but is sure that he doesn't so good news so now I'm just keeping an eye on him because he got sedated, I'm so relive and now just hoping he doesn't have problems with his hip
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    That's great news! You must be relieved!

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    What great news.... love good vet visits!
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    Quote Originally Posted by 2BullyMama View Post
    What great news.... love good vet visits!
    Quote Originally Posted by Chumley View Post
    That's great news! You must be relieved!
    Omg yes I am my boyfriend and I were already taking all our savings for the surgery so happy he doesn't need it today is a great day
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    That is great news, so glad his vet visit went well, and his knees are good. Hopefully he doesn't develop any hip problems.
    Did he recommend any supplements for his joints for preventative treatment? You can also give him apple cider vinegar in his drinking water, ACV is a natural anti inflammatory. Make sure it is apple cider vinegar, and not plain vinegar, and preferably Organic. The brand that I buy is Braggs. You can find it at Nutrition House, $9.99 a bottle, or in the health food section or Organic food section of some grocery stores.


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    By Singing The Praises Of Apple Cider Vinegar on Jul 6, 2008 in Dr.Jeannie, Dog Health - Immune System, Dog Breeders Corner, Dog Heart Health, Dog Nutrition, Doggone Home & Garden Stuff


    Apple Cider Vinegar


    Apple cider is known around the world as Mother Nature’s miracle medicine, a powerful weapon in the war against aging and disease that is more effective than many high-priced prescription drugs. When God created this fruit He designed it be a food and a medicine!


    Apple cider vinegar (ACV) is golden liquid concentrated with the healthy goodness of apples. It contains more than 30 important nutrients, 12 minerals, over 6 vitamins, essential acids and several enzymes. Moreover, it has a large dose of pectin for a healthy heart, and thus, healthy as a whole.


    Many vitamins, minerals and other nutrients and substances are available in ACV to improve the health of your dog. ACV can provide them with enzymes and important minerals, such as potassium, calcium, magnesium, sulfur, chlorine,
    phosphorus, iron, silicon and other trace minerals. The vitamins contained in ACV are bioflavonoids (vitamin P), beta-carotene (precursor to vitamin A), vitamin C, E, B1, B2, and B6. Tannins from the crushed cell walls of fresh apples as well as malic acid, tartaric acid, propionic acid, acetic acid and pectin (fiber) are also contained in ACV.


    ACV is cheap, easy to use and it really benefits our health in numerous ways. ACV can benefit both people and their pets. It is antibacterial and anti-fungal and gives the immune system a good boost. As a high potassium electrolyte balancer, it remineralizes the body and helps normalizethe blood’s alkaline acid balance.ACV is the natural king of skin remedies. It is wonderful for itching and scratching pets as well as a superb skin and hair conditioner. Good old apple cider vinegar either straight or diluted 50/50 with water can be applied directly to the affected area and allowed to dry. It will kill bacteria on hot spots, eliminate dandruff, rejuvenate hair, skin and help sweeten and balance the pH levels in the body. When giving your dpg a bath, shampoo, rinse, then apply ACV either straight or diluted, followed by rinsing with water. Notice, any residue shampoo will be washed out and you will feel and see an increased softness and sheen to the coat.


    Apple cider vinegar is a powerful detoxifying and purifying agent. It breaks down fatty, mucous and phlegm deposits within the body. By breaking down these substances it improves the health and function of the vital organs, such as the kidneys, bladder and liver, by preventing excessively alkaline urine. Put a tablespoon of ACV in your dog’s drinking water every day and you will no longer have those brown spots in your lawn from the dog’s urine.


    This powerful potion also promotes digestion, assimilation and elimination, all the while neutralizing any toxic substances that enter the body. Cider vinegar has been found to ..neutralize any harmful bacteria that may be found in certain foods. While dogs and cats do not have to worry too much about the bacteria in raw meat, if YOU are in doubt, you can pour a little Apple Cider Vinegar over thier raw meal.


    Cider vinegar can also be beneficial for symptoms such as tooth decay and splitting of your dog’s toenails, which can be symptoms of potassium deficiency. Potassium is essential for the replacement of worn-out tissues within the body. This mineral is also important to soft tissue repair, as calcium is to the bones and teeth which makes it a wonderful supplement for senior dogs.


    Tests have proven that when potassium, in the form of cider vinegar is fed to livestock their appearance improves and their stamina increases.


    Cider vinegar is thought to be beneficial in the treatment of arthritis, as a supplement added to your pet’s daily water supply (or poured over the food) or with compresses soaked in hot vinegar applied directly to the joints. It is also thought to be helpful when used to treat allergies, osteoporosis, cancer, candida, high cholesterol, constipation, muscle cramps, colitis, diabetes, diarrhea, depression, dizziness, ear discharge, eczema, fatigue, kidney stones, kidney and bladder problems, metabolism, and stiff joints.


    The supplementation of ACV has been known to naturally remove red tear stains from the inside out. It is also used by many to prevent fleas when used in a rinse for the dog’s coat.


    Recently, Dr. Louis Ducarre of Geneva, Switzerland, author of the fairly new book,Natural Cures, Natural Life states that when mixed with honey, apple cider becomes potent enough to cure cancer, heart disease and other deadly ailments .
    Natural apple cider vinegar is found in health food stores. It should be a rich amber color with the “mother” quite visible as sentiment on the bottom. The strength of vinegar is important. All varieties of vinegar contain about 4 to 7 percent acetic acid, with 5 percent being the most common amount. Acetic acid is what gives vinegar its tart and sour taste.
    There is nothing beneficial about commercial distilled vinegars except for pickling, cleaning and disinfection —they have no health value!
    Bragg, Paul and Linda, N.D., Ph.D., “Apple Cider Vinegar, Miracle Health System”, Published Health Science, Santa Barbara, California
    Jarvis, D.C, M.D., D.C. “Folk Medicine”, and“Arthritis and Folk Medicine”, Published Fawcett Publications, Inc., Greenwich, Connecticut
    Puotinen, C.J., “The Encyclopedia of Natural Pet Care” Published Keats Publishing, Inc., New Canaan, Connecticut


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    Quote Originally Posted by Vikinggirl View Post
    That is great news, so glad his vet visit went well, and his knees are good. Hopefully he doesn't develop any hip problems.
    Did he recommend any supplements for his joints for preventative treatment? You can also give him apple cider vinegar in his drinking water, ACV is a natural anti inflammatory.
    Really !? That's actually really helpful I'm going to go to the store and grab some he just gave him anti inflammatory for seven days until he got a second opinion on the X-rays but he said it doesn't look like he will have hip problems . He just wanted to make sure and get a second opinion so fingers crossed it's nothing so serious although Buddha still refuses to put weight on his leg
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    Good news

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    So glad he is ok. Hope the hip is nothing to serious just something to watch with age.

    Sent from Mia's s4 (Mia Amor)

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    So happy his knees are good, and hoping for the best on his hip.
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