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Andy T

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Pebbles has the rope black gunk constantly. I clean, tried bully paste, desatin, etc

I was thinking of trying a fresh food delivery like farmers dog or Nom Nom.

Anyone else here using any of these?

If so, opinions?


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helsonwheels

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In Canada I never seen them brand. But raw will definitely help. Up the probiotics as you already know. Find that green smelly tripe or top kibbles or meals with raw liver/organs till your order comes in.

Black gunk is better than the slimy red/yellowy one. I had that issue when I got Jake a few yrs back. The only thing that worked was Bag Balm or. NuStock. Those are 2 “must” you need to have in the house. The BB is the one with udders on the can not the others they make.

https://www.ukalcanada.com/en/teat-...Vk4W4TzpNLXG81QYLYOWPVD3nrwS-omRoCR_oQAvD_BwE
 
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Andy T

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Thanks

Seems like this stuff may work on clearing up but what is causing the problem.

There must be a root cause.

BTW this is prepared cooked food, not raw.


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helsonwheels

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Thanks

Seems like this stuff may work on clearing up but what is causing the problem.

There must be a root cause.

BTW this is prepared cooked food, not raw.
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See I haven’t seen it loll

I use to cook for Nyala as a pup. She sure thrived. So check the sodium in that food you’re looking at. Also what kid of fat. Like if it’s from example chicken fat it’s not good as it’s cooked. Any fat that’s cooked isn’t great. Keep an eye on that :)
 

2BullyMama

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I have not tried either of them as I use a local supplier for frozen raw.
I have the same issue with Lambeau, red/yellow gunk in the afternoons… freakin environmental allergies.
 
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Andy T

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Just ordered the farmers dog prepared food. I’ll see how it goes after a few months.


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Too Early to tell if this food will change any nose Rope problems but
I can say the food Looks and smells great.

She loves the food.

Of course she’d probably eat rocks if they were put in her bowl.


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2BullyMama

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Too Early to tell if this food will change any nose Rope problems but
I can say the food Looks and smells great.

She loves the food.

Of course she’d probably eat rocks if they were put in her bowl.


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Fingers crossed!!!


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helsonwheels

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Too Early to tell if this food will change any nose Rope problems but
I can say the food Looks and smells great.

She loves the food.

Of course she’d probably eat rocks if they were put in her bowl.


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Don’t forget, it’s “her” food! :D
 

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I've come to the conclusion, albeit reluctantly, that there is no magic potion to solve the bulldog medical/health/well-being mysteries. issues arise from environmental, biological, nutrition, etc. While you may try any number of options which have worked for others - the fact is that without a thorough work-up by a trained medical professional you would only be throwing a dart sight unseen; you may succeed at pinpointing the solution or not.

Good Luck in your Bulldog Journey.
 

helsonwheels

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This isn’t a health issue but a food issue. Yeast, gunk, tear stairs is mostly linked to food. Unless a dog is on regular or heavy meds, they can develop yeast n gunk. Sadly it will take time to figure out what to eliminate that’s bothering the dog. Its not just in EB, food allergies is in a lot of different breeds. We only see EB with issue cause it’s an EB forum. I’ve seen a lot of different breeds with skin issues, allergies etc… Why I always say rotating their protein as puppy stage is crucial. They build a strong immune system for their future. :)
 

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