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Hygroma vs Callus: What’s the Difference?

  Are you wondering if the thing on your dog’s elbow is a callus or a hygroma? How do you tell the difference? Knowing...
Dr. Sarah Wooten Dr. Sarah Wooten
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What Is An Ischial Hygroma?

What Is An Ischial Hygroma? If you’re reading this post, it’s likely because you’ve come across the term ischial hygroma while researching online. Or,...
Dr. Sarah Wooten Dr. Sarah Wooten
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9 Essential Hygroma Surgery Aftercare Tips

If your dog has had hygroma surgery, it’s really important for you to follow all of the surgical recommendations from your veterinarian after surgery....

Do Crossbreeds Get Hygromas More Often?

Do Crossbreeds Get Hygromas More Often? What kinds of dogs get hygromas most? Do crossbreeds get hygromas more often? Or do purebreds get them...
Dr. Sarah Wooten Dr. Sarah Wooten
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When Does a Hygroma Require Surgery?

When Does a Hygroma Require Surgery? If your dog has a hygroma, you may be wondering, “When does a hygroma require surgery?” Well, how...
Dr. Sarah Wooten Dr. Sarah Wooten
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Why Does My Dog Have a Bump on His…

Why Does My Dog Have a Bump on His Elbow? Say you’re petting your dog and you notice a bump on the elbow that...

Dog Saved From Meat Truck Travels Across The World…

  Pearl is a gorgeous little three-legged black french bulldog. She was saved from a meat truck in China, and after a short recuperation...
Amanda Friemann Amanda Friemann
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Adorable Pittie Copies Everything His Parents Do

  Bronson is a happy-go-lucky bully breed that is on a mission to change how people look at this type of dog. He love...
Amanda Friemann Amanda Friemann
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The Best Dog Day Ever!

A couple months back, we got an interesting offer. We got the chance to partner with the Dodo for the Best Dog Day Ever,...
Shannon Wells Shannon Wells
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Woman Saves Dozens Of Abandoned Dogs In The Bahamas…

  Chella Phillips performed a selfless act after Hurricane Dorian struck the Bahamas. Many dogs were left without homes following the storm and Phillips...
Amanda Friemann Amanda Friemann
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Beagle Who Spent Years In A Lab Cage Finally…

  Echo is an adorable beagle that unfortunately had a rough start to life. She was raised in a Chinese lab that did testing...
Amanda Friemann Amanda Friemann
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Kansas Man Moves Into Animal Shelter to Help Dog…

  This man is an incredible example of determination and dedication in expressing how much he cares for dogs. Queen,  has spent a significant...
Amanda Friemann Amanda Friemann
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