If it IS mange, the GO-TO treatment is NEXGARD. If it's a simple Staph infection we always treat with Cephalexin...course should run 6 weeks minimum. Many Vets will write for 4 weeks but that is not enough!
This is a touchy scenario. A narrow trache AND enlarged soft palate are quite a 1-2 punch. The problem is the soft palate surgery may not correct anything if this boy's issues are caused by hypoplastic trachea. Also, the risk factor jumps way up with that narrow trachea. A BULLDOG...
You already know this but those ears are pretty crazy. We get rescues with ears like that 1 in 20(estimating). Sandy says they are Bullsht sensors and that people talking about his ears should be more concerned about his teeth>>>>>
We tried the peanut butter but it didn’t do well so we will stick with the chews.
a part of our family.
He came in to rescue last Jan. He was unable to walk normally. After eval for hip dysplasia he was sent to a neurologist in Richmond VA. His issue is definitely spine related and inoperable.
we decided to continue his eval and see what happens over a 2-3 month period...
Bulldogs, AKC or not, come in all sizes. We've had tall, short, long, stubby, wide, narrow, and every possible size in between. Sometimes you get a big head and sometimes not.
As a general rule, the better the overall breeding the more likely to conform to the AKC breeding standard...which...
(This is a repost from a li'l over 5 years ago. Some of you may remember it and some may not have seen it. Anyway, I thought I'd share it again to get your weekend started with a smile.)
...journey into Bulldog rescue. The following story about Hoss happened in 1996 and since that day, I've...