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Dogs: Yorkie, yorkshire terrior, bundle of joy
yorkshire terrior, bundle of joy, nothing works: Hi Mary; The first thought I would have would be that there was a teenager that pestered her. Has he gotten wlong with dogs before this? There are so many things this could be. It could be she just doesn t want more competition. She may see him as someone...

Dogs: Yorkie, jack russell terrier, riley bear
jack russell terrier, riley bear, potting training: Hello, Undecended tests can cause problmes for the dog such as cancer. I bealive as long as you trust your vet everything will be ok, if it helps I had to have my female bsoton terrier(Hannah) go to sleep two weeks after I bought her...she was 10 weeks old...

Dogs: My Yorkie, little fella, defecating
little fella, defecating, baked chicken: Hi Robin, and thanks for your question. Sorry I didn t get this question until after the fact, so I hope you have gotten some answers. Any time a dog starts behaving oddly, it s always good practice to seek veterinary help. The lethargy, anorexia, and lack...

Dogs: My Yorkie, plse, excess hair
plse, excess hair, sheath: Hard to describe, but I sort of work at it like I am unrolling a pair of balled up socks. Start on one side, and sort of work your way around the penis as you gradually pull that skin and hair back out that has doubled up on itself. I always worry that...

Dogs: Yorkie's age, anal glands, average lifespan
anal glands, average lifespan, vet check: Hi, Yorkies can live for a very long time. Usually well into their teens. A lot depends on genetics and dog food. Make sure you are feeding a premium dog food (not from the grocery store or wal mart or your vet) check into some dog food comparison charts...

Dogs: Yorkie bad behavior, daugter, tinkles
daugter, tinkles, days thanks: Hello..this dog is in the bed with you? That is not good..the dog can not sleep in the bed or he will take a dominant stance as he is doing. When you put him in the crate have you tried placing the crate in your room so he is nearby? he may bark a bit, but...

Dogs: Yorkie barking!!!, yorkie puppy, hi lee
yorkie puppy, hi lee, thanks in advance: Hi Lee Ann, I am sorry to not be able to answer your question at this time. My family and business are recovering from the Hurricanes, we are located in Florida and were very badly affected. I hope that one of the other volunteers can help you. Best regards,...

Dogs: Yorkie behavior, big dogs, hi mary
big dogs, hi mary, yorki: Hi Mary Jo! Yes, I think it s pretty normal for a yorkie. The scuffle with the bigger Husky probably scared her pretty good. My little Yorki gets scared when it thundertorms and she will sometimes tremble during that. It does, however, just break...

Dogs: Yorkie care, yorkie care, puppy shampoo
yorkie care, puppy shampoo, dish detergent: Hello Linda, You can use almost anything, even your shampoo or dish detergent in a pinch, The most important thing is to rinse, rinse, rinse and of course be extra careful of the eyes. While you are shampooing throw a towel in the dryer so that after the...

Dogs: Yorkie doesn't get along with puppy, puppy boy, safety dogs
puppy boy, safety dogs, golden puppy: Dogs play rough all the time, useually no one is hurt, but your yorkie really seems to dislike this pup. I would feed them near each other, while you are sittng with the pup call the yorkie over, if she is calm reward her. If she starts nipping or causing...

Dogs: Yorkie Eyes, red streaks, magic solutions
red streaks, magic solutions, small dogs: Thank you for your question Crystal. This is a common problem in most yorkies and small dogs. I worked in a shop and seen so much of it. There are products that you can use. But they don t do much better than water and a cloth. Not too much can be done about...

Dogs: Yorkie will not eat, yellow bile, dry dog food
yellow bile, dry dog food, puppy food: You re not going to like my answer, but your dog is spoiled. Dogs become spoiled when people cater to their wants rather than their needs. Depending on his size, it will not hurt your baby to go without eating. When he gets hungry enough he WILL eat. Choose...

Dogs: My Yorkie Gabriella, overweight females, yeast infection
overweight females, yeast infection, vaginal infection: HI Eva-Ruth, It s possible that your dog has a bacterial infection, and not a yeast infection. If that s the case, an over the counter yeast infection prep would be ineffective. I have no idea if an over the counter treatment for a human yeast infection...

Dogs: My Yorkie Gabriella, neomycin and polymyxin b sulfates, neomycin and polymyxin b sulfates and dexamethasone
neomycin and polymyxin b sulfates, neomycin and polymyxin b sulfates and dexamethasone, stress and health problems: Hi Eva-Ruth. Wow, you and Gabriella have certainly been through a lot lately. She sounds like she had a terribly time while you were away. I m assuming her diet was the same the whole time you were gone and upon your return. That being said, my guess (and...

Dogs: My Yorkie's hair..., omega 3 fatty acids, wheat germ
omega 3 fatty acids, wheat germ, quality dog food: Vanessa, I have been searching for the recipe with people, and I finally found the person who has it. I bet you thought I forgot you. I didn t and here it is nan this is for a large amount, you freeze it in small meatballs so you can defrost it and feed...

Dogs: Yorkie help, nausea and vomiting, baby carrot
nausea and vomiting, baby carrot, dry dog food: Hi Laura, If I m getting this right, your dog has two problems, constipation and an unnamed condition with his spine/pelvis area. The rice you fed your dog (with the boiled chicken, yogurt and oil) may have been counter productive. Rice is usually given...

Dogs: Yorkie Inside., yorkie pup, shelley davis
yorkie pup, shelley davis, pet park: Hi Matt, Thanks for writing to me about your precious Yorkie pup. It sounds like you got yourself a gem as far as housebreaking is concerned. My advice is to put him into a comfortable bag (a Sherpa would be ideal) and take him outside to do his business....

Dogs: Yorkie knocks over water bowl, male yorkie, water bowl
male yorkie, water bowl, shelf liner: Hi Andrea, Who knows why dogs acquire the habits they do? It might be that your dog simply thinks knocking over the bowl is fun. Does your dog tend to knock the bowls over when he s left alone? He might just be bored. Make sure you leave your dog with...

Dogs: Yorkie maturity size, puppy housebreaking tips, small breed dogs
puppy housebreaking tips, small breed dogs, purina one: Hello Irish, It s hard to say how big she will get. Small breed dogs will usually have their full growth at about six months old. I am guessing that your little yorkie will be around 5-8 lbs., a nice size in my opinion. The ones that are teeny tiny seem...

Dogs: Yorkie mix, daughters room, shih tzu
daughters room, shih tzu, lenox: Hello! I have a Yorkie-Silky mix and she does not display that kind of behaviour at all. She loves to sleep! LOL It sounds like you have a hyperactive dog, which is common when breeds are mixed. You just never really know what you re going to get. If...

Dogs: Yorkie-Poo Puppy, nyla bone, puppy pen
nyla bone, puppy pen, puppy dog: Hello Carene and thank you for your question. Congrats on the new puppy he must be very cute! Go out and buy a wire dog kennel you can get plastic ones but I perfer the wire ones its up to you....but I find my smaller dogs never liked being put in a...

Dogs: Yorkie Poo with thin hair, yorkie puppy, adult coat
yorkie puppy, adult coat, yorkie poo: Puppies usually have their adult coats by 10 months or so. If his hair has already gone from curly to straight, he probably has most of his adult coat already. It may thicken up some, but don t count on it. The sweater in the winter is a good idea. As far...

Dogs: Yorkie Pooh peeing, kitty litter box, natural instincts
kitty litter box, natural instincts, bladder control: She is only 10 weeks old, so no I wouldn t say theres a big problem here yet. If she pees a lot more than she should, I mean if it s just ridiculous amounts then yes there may be a urine infection, but at this age pups are often rogues when it comes to...

Dogs: My Yorkie Puppie?, yorkie puppy, puppy formula
yorkie puppy, puppy formula, raising a puppy: Hi Cassidy; Get the puppy to a Veterinarian right away! Worming should be done by a doctor, NEVER by a person with no or limited experience. You can lose a puppy that way. If you give medications for the wrong kind of worm, you can actually kill your puppy....

Dogs: Yorkie Puppy Biting, puppy socialization classes, obedience classes
puppy socialization classes, obedience classes, scruff of the neck: Bite inhibition is something that puppies learn from their mother and littermates, but when puppies are removed too soon, the new owner(s) must assume that job. When a puppy bites a littermate too hard, the other puppy gets furious and immediately attacks...

Dogs: Yorkie pees on the carpet, pees, pee
pees, pee, carpet: Well what you can try is one of two things,first try moving the puppy pads closer to the door,as that might move him outside And the second is to try a crate-what you do with that is to keep him in there all of the time except to go outside,to eat,when...

Dogs: Yorkie-poo barking at night, stern voice, housetraining
stern voice, housetraining, having a baby: Hello Rachel..the only way you are going to fix this is to NOT give into the dog. First of all, the crate should be put in your room at night with you.. If the dog starts barking, tell him NO in a stern voice and then when he stops to listen to you tell him...

Dogs: Yorkie-poo grooming, adult coat, pensacola fl
adult coat, pensacola fl, full blood: It is hard to know what to expect as she is a mixed breed. They all are different. What you tell the groomer is totally up to you...do you want her long, or short? How much brushing do you want to do? The longer the coat, the more eaily she will matt. Once...

Dogs: Yorkie pooping blood, inflammation of the colon, quality dog food
inflammation of the colon, quality dog food, science diet: Angela, I am glad you to hear you are taking her to the veterinarian in the morning. She definately needs to be seen as soon as possible, and I wish she could been seen as an emergency tonight. Keep a close eye on her. So many times I get questions like...

Dogs: Yorkie puppy aggression, wheaton terrier, dominance submission
wheaton terrier, dominance submission, female yorkie: Gerette, your Wheaton is simply teaching the puppy some manners. Generally, puppies are left with their littermates until 8 weeks of age, because it is during the period between 6 and 8 weeks that puppies learn bite inhibition and begin learning about dominance,...

Dogs: Yorkie puppy with excessive dandruff, excessive dandruff, wheat allergies
excessive dandruff, wheat allergies, linatone: Hi Daisy, It sounds like she has a food allergy. That can cause a lot of dry skin. You can try putting a food supplement in her food like Linatone and see if that helps, if not try switching foods. Try eliminating foods with wheat, then corn etc, until...

Dogs: Yorkie/Silky, tail wags, cute dogs
tail wags, cute dogs, wondering what type: Hi Candace! My little Kipper is a yorki/silky mix. Do you know of someone that has puppies? The reason I ask, is that you won t find this mix very easily. Usually it s from an accident! LOL My Kipper is adorable! But I have to tell you, they re aren...

Dogs: My Yorkie scratches and bites herself, diseases of the thyroid, common allergens
diseases of the thyroid, common allergens, airborne particle: Hi Esther, The fact your dog is still itching means the allergy or sensitivity is not being caused by her diet. There are many things which can cause the kind of itchy symptoms your dog is suffering with. Inhalant allergies (called atopy), are common...

Dogs: Yorkie screaming for no reason..., hello dawn, yorkshire terrier
hello dawn, yorkshire terrier, apparent reason: Hi Alison, I m sorry I couldn t get back to you sooner, but if you haven t gotten her to a vet yet, you do need to. It sounds like something neurological has happened. She could have pinched a nerve in her neck or back, or possibly compressed a disk in...

Dogs: Yorkie shedding, thyroid problem, cindy lou
thyroid problem, cindy lou, male yorkie: Hello Amie, It would have nothing to do with the heat. So yes I would take him to the vet. It might be a thyroid problem or something else. Either way it is not normal and that usually is a cause for concern. Good luck, I hope it s nothing serious. Thanks...

Dogs: Yorkie & Terrior mix, nerotic, jelousy
nerotic, jelousy, long legs: Hi Danielle! Yes, you have a little jealousy going on there. It happens! I have a chinese crested female that does not want my other dogs to come near me when we are on the couch together! Also,my little yorkie/silky mix is very jealous of my other dogs...

Dogs: My Yorkie had teeth clean and breath still stinks!, small breed dogs, anal glands
small breed dogs, anal glands, vet check: Hi Tamsin, Sometimes when a dog s anal glands get impacted or infected they will bite and/or lick at themselves which can cause really foul breath. Otherwise, I m not sure what it could be. If his teeth have been cleaned, then that shouldn t be the problem....

Dogs: Yorkie trouble, obedience training, positive reinforcement
obedience training, positive reinforcement, male dogs: Dear Heather, Thanks for the question. Mounting by male pups is usually more about social or attention seeking-behaviors than about sexual behaviors. Male dogs are sexually mature at about 6 months. So, any mounting before then is most likely not related...

Dogs: Yorkie, male yorkie, comb
male yorkie, comb, wendy: Just daily brushing and combing is about all you can do aside from keeping him short. I don t know what would have caused the difference in the hair from front to back? You don t have to keep him shaved. You should be able to manage a coat of about an inch...

Dogs: Yorkiepoo will not go outside, change direction, play games
change direction, play games, matter of fact: You need to tempt him out with some treats. Its very easy for the dog to get into the habit of not going out alone. Dont lift him, make him go. You need to make outside as appealing as possible. Play games have fun. Stay outside until he needs to go....

Dogs: Yorkiepoo, submissive urination, dominant dogs
submissive urination, dominant dogs, shy dogs: Hi Shari, Some dogs will urinate when they are very excited, or when you come home. It s called Submissive Urination , and it s actually not a house training problem. It has to do with some normal canine behavior patterns that you can and should deal with...

Dogs: Yorkies, puppy socialization classes, vaccination schedule
puppy socialization classes, vaccination schedule, toy dogs: Hi Congratulations on getting a new family member. To address your questions in order, yorkies being terriers , do tend to be yappy. Teaching your puppy to speak on command and to be quiet on command is a wonderful tool. Teach speak first and then be quiet....

Dogs: Yorkies nipples have milk but not pregnant?, false pregnancy, signs of going into labor
false pregnancy, signs of going into labor, white stuff: Hi Tiffany, She could be experiencing a false pregnancy. She can very well produce milk and will often adopt a toy as her baby . If she would have been due on April 6th, then she is obviously not pregnant. (that is, if you counted 63 days from the breeding...

Dogs: Yorkies, pets dogs, kibble
pets dogs, kibble, grapes: The best thing is to do what I do.... just feed him his kibble and offer ice chips for treats. Here are a couple good sites to save, particularly since you have a puppy who probably spends much of his time trying to get into trouble! :) http://mooreshaven.com/pets/dogs/safety/badfoodslist.html...

Dogs: Yorkshire Terrier, omega 3 fatty acids, swedish meatball
omega 3 fatty acids, swedish meatball, vitamin and mineral supplement: Hi Jen, I am assuming that when you cook it all together she picks the rice out? Well get her a very good vitamin and mineral supplement and some Omega 3 fatty acids. THis will supplement any defieciancies she might have and maybe increase her appetite....

Dogs: Yorkshire Terrier, teacup yorkie, yorkshire terrier
teacup yorkie, yorkshire terrier, yorkies: Donna, The best way to tell what your puppy will look like is to ask the breeders to let you see the parents. The ears can be docked, but this causes them to stand straight up like a Doberman, Rottweiler, or German Shepherd s ears. It s not commonly done...

Dogs: Yorkshire Terrier puppies, yorkshire terrier puppies, male yorkie
yorkshire terrier puppies, male yorkie, male dogs: Hello, And congrats on having the stud to a beautiful yorkie litter. First I can say two Unnetered Male dogs will fight and there can be blood shed they would bare constant watching. And dogs have NO issue with mating there daughters at the first sign of a...

Dogs: Yorkshire Terrier, male yorkie, yorkshire terrier
male yorkie, yorkshire terrier, stud service: Hi, unfortunately there is a hole which the testicles drop through to the scrotum when puppies are really young, and when a puppy retains a testicle, it sometimes will eventually drop through that hole. The problem is that hole closes up by the time the puppy...

Dogs: Yorkshire Terrior skin problems??, yorkshire terrior, small breed dogs
yorkshire terrior, small breed dogs, small dogs: Hi Melissa! I have no way of knowing for sure, but small breed dogs tend to get impacted anal glands. There is a gland on each side of the anus. The purpose is that is secretes a substance to help with bm s. Normally, the glands work like they re suppose...

Dogs: Yorkshire teeth, knuckle bones, glyoxide
knuckle bones, glyoxide, puppy food: If you look at the bag of dog food you give your dog, you will see that the main ingredient is chicken and rice. so how is feeding your dog fresh chicken, that has not been overcooked and over processed, feeding her people food. It is more likely that we...

Dogs: Young Dog not Eating, canned cat food, canned chunk chicken
canned cat food, canned chunk chicken, ssi income: There are low cost vet clinics available to people on low incomes, or older (over 55 usually). They re also available to people who are on a fixed income. Contact your local humane society for information and phone numbers. She needs to be seen. Most likely...

Dogs: Young Female Lab, puppy breath, rhodesian ridgeback
puppy breath, rhodesian ridgeback, crate train: Tire her out with some active play first. At bed time, with a new puppy, I have found lying down in front of the crate like you were going to sleep and speaking softly to it, or singing, until it settles down and goes to sleep works very well. Follow the...

Dogs: Young Hound scared fo people/outside, american airlines, friends birthday
american airlines, friends birthday, great dog: Yes, start by taking him to the park and then to more louder places in time. Make him get used to animals and kids around him and then cars... Let him spend more time in the backyard by using toys and treats. Pat him if he is scared, and feed him treats....

Dogs: Yourkie RE Training, shelley davis, table spoon
shelley davis, table spoon, kichen: Hi, Thank you for writing to me about your precious Yorkie. The first thing I would recommend is taking your dog for a full physical workup with your vet. Not eating is a signal that something is wrong and it should be addressed. Secondly, the best...

Dogs: Our year and ahalf mixed breed..., baby gates, night baby
baby gates, night baby, favorite spot: If it s at all possible, I would gate the living room area off at night. Baby gates are available in a wide variety of widths. You might also want to consider locking her in your room. Is she soiling in the same areas as before? If so, then the scent...

Dogs: one year male doberman pee on other dogs, doberman, dominance
doberman, dominance, best time: Never. He is showing signs of being excessively dominant, intolerable in a Doberman. Much of our problems with dogs come from breeding such unsuitable ones. Get him neutered, the sooner the better. As he matures, he could expand his dominance to people....

Dogs: two year old bichon frise, shelley davis, dogs and cats
shelley davis, dogs and cats, dr pitcairn: Hi Amy, Thank you for writing to me about your Bichon Frise s tummy problems. It is perfectly natural for a dog to eat grass when their tummy is upset. It is a way for them to throw up. I have never heard of a dog pulling their own hair out to substitute...

Dogs: A one year old Snouzer, snouzer, puppy training
snouzer, puppy training, good behaviour: Dear Thank you for your question. Never punish or scold your dog for toileting. This can leads to mistrust to the dog and will only serve to make the problem worse, and your dog will learn to hide away when it’s need to toilet. Never clean your dog’s...

Dogs: one-year old teacup chihuaha comes in to go potty, teacup chihuaha, oriental silk
teacup chihuaha, oriental silk, silk rug: Roselle, Even though she is one year old, she is like a new puppy in the sense she is not potty trained. Even with the paper down you are still telling her to potty in the house, she doesn t know the difference between the laundry room and the living room,...

Dogs: two year -old yorkie, fruits and veggies, science diet
fruits and veggies, science diet, food sensitivity: Hi Lisa and thank you for your question. Firstly, I don t think they are hot spots, but it s hard to tell based on your description. If they are small (pimple sized) and not itchy, they could be an allergic reaction or sensitivity, but probably to food...

Dogs: yeast in ears, genetic faults, puppy mills
genetic faults, puppy mills, backyard breeders: Oh my, Carrie. I bet that is a horrible thing to have to deal with, for you AND her. I wonder if it might be an allergy. Has your vet tested for that? She could very well be allergic to something in her food, for example. What is she eating? Also, what...

Dogs: yeller, inflammation of the uterus, metritis
inflammation of the uterus, metritis, puppies: The greenish discharge is pretty normal after they have puppies. You ll probably see some discharge for a few days, any longer than a week and I would call your vet. Sometimes they can get metritis, which is an inflammation of the uterus so if she seems listless,...

Dogs: my yellow lab, ear mite medication, ear mites
ear mite medication, ear mites, dogs ears: Hi Rebyka, It sounds like your lab has ear mites if the stuff is actually in the ear. If it is on the outside of the ear, then it is dried blood from fly bites. If it is ear mites, it can be passed to the other dog, so you will want to clean their ears...

Dogs: yellow lab female, mixed breed puppies, creative attempts
mixed breed puppies, creative attempts, big hassle: The best thing is to call the vet today and promptly have her spayed. Get it done now. Once she starts to come into season, the vet will want to put it off until she is finished. She could come into season anytime soon, and you will have a big hassle keeping...

Dogs: My yellow lab, lots of hair, bald spots
lots of hair, bald spots, irritated skin: Hi Evie, This year has been abnormally hot, and a lot of dogs are shedding abnormally. Shedding is normally a clue as to how the weather is going to be and as you can see by the weather lately, it has been to the major extremes when it comes to the heat....

Dogs: getting ym jrt sooner then planned..., jack russle terriers, table scraps
jack russle terriers, table scraps, puppy food: Here is a good housebreaking article : I have found a website that has very good instructions on housebreaking. I have copied it for you here, but if you want the url is is: http://www.dog-breeds.net/ There is a book at this site that you can buy if...

Dogs: my yorkie, big dogs, holiday company
big dogs, holiday company, bark collar: Hi Colleen, Sorry Holiday, company and all made me late in helping you. Get a spray bottle of water, add a tad bit of vinegar, when he barks or starts to act up, spray into his face, said a loud....firm....NO! Look into the dogs eyes also for this is intimadation...

Dogs: about my yorkie, quiet personality, park grass
quiet personality, park grass, grass area: Hi Jaden, A strong foul odor either with or without an accumulation of brown debris is the sign of something wrong in the ear. The distinctive cheesy smell is a sign of either a yeast infection, or of a bacterial infection in the ear. Your vet...

Dogs: about my yorkie, submissive personality, quiet personality
submissive personality, quiet personality, ear mites: Hi The bad smell coming from his ears is likely to be ear mites and needs to be treated by a vet. As far as the walking goes, lying down and refusing to move is a sign that he is nervous and uncomfortable with the situation. I m guessing he probably also...

Dogs: yorkie, plants poisonous to animals, raw onions
plants poisonous to animals, raw onions, natural dog food: Hi susan; Seven years is considered a senior dog, so he has a couple of years before he needs to be put on an adult formula. Sorry if this is a little girl, but it s mom didn t say if it was a boy or a girl.LOL Since the contamination scare, I have put...

Dogs: yorkie accidents, puppy housebreaking tips, yorkie owners
puppy housebreaking tips, yorkie owners, morning routine: Hi Jody! I love my little yorkie-silky terrier, but she is not he brightest when it comes to being housebroken. I m not sure if most Yorkie owners will say the same, but I think they re hard to housebreak. Mine will do the same, be really good for a while,...

Dogs: yorkie behavior around children, cindy lou, mom and dad
cindy lou, mom and dad, callie: Hello Hollie, Congratulations, Of course Callie will be somewhat put out about the distraction of a new born, however she will experience the new situation from the beginning, which is better than a toddler coming in and turning her world upside down. It...

Dogs: yorkie behavior, hard wood floor, doggie diapers
hard wood floor, doggie diapers, soap and water: Hi Try Get Serious, it supposedly won an award this year. You can get it at Petsmart. Also try Urine out on the TV I tried both of these and they seemed to be the best. First though, I would try vinegar and a little water. That s the cheapest and is...

Dogs: yorkie breeding, little teddy bear, protective ability
little teddy bear, protective ability, stud fee: Hi Tiffani, Normally you don t want to stud a dog out until they are a mature adult which is 2 years of age. At that time, you would be able to tell if he had any faults he could pass on to offspring like overbites, bad temperment etc. Also, you would want...

Dogs: yorkie and cat, dogs and cats, yorkie
dogs and cats, yorkie, litter box: Hi Susan! I have had dogs and cats together for as long as I can remember and the dogs still chase the cats! I think the cats enjoy it, to be honest. If it were me, I would just let them go and see what happens. The cat can jump up on things to get away...

Dogs: yorkie after cruciate ligament surgery, ligament surgery, 3cc
ligament surgery, 3cc, bowel movement: Yes, go to your vet and get some laxative (lax air, laxatone, etc...) it will usually do the trick. Also you can try giving about 3cc of mineral oil (about 2 teaspoons) once or twice a day (you can mix it in with her food). Also be sure that she is getting...

Dogs: yorkie with dandruff & scabs, flax seed oil, omega 3s
flax seed oil, omega 3s, natural dog food: It s possible it just is dry skin, in which case the oatmeal shampoo will definitely help. Its also possible that he had some fleas which made him scratch. The scabs could even be from the other puppies, although I m less inclined to think that is the case...

Dogs: yorkie with discharge from nose, sinus drainage, teacup yorkie
sinus drainage, teacup yorkie, veterinary teaching hospital: Al, If the nasal passages were too small, they may not be able to hold all of his sinus drainage, which is why you would see it in the form of discharge. You are right, however, that there shouldn t be constant discharge in the first place. There ARE allergy...

Dogs: yorkie/feeding/barking, petsmart stores, fish ect
petsmart stores, fish ect, corn wheat: Hello and thank you for your questions, I reccomend any food that has full meat in it not just meat by products perferbly no by products just chicken, or lam or chicken meal/lamb meal, fish ect ect. You want a food which lists whole meat within the first three...

Dogs: yorkie is a fussy eater, dry dog food, table scraps
dry dog food, table scraps, rotten teeth: Hello, Not all dogs will eat everything offered even dogs of the same breed will have there own tastes..one might perfer lamb and rice to chicken or beef. The best thing to do is put the cats food up where the dog cant get it..cat food has too much protine...

Dogs: yorkie gets too excited by company, obedience class, obedience training
obedience class, obedience training, insoluble problem: This is a tough, but not insoluble problem. Needing cooperation of your visitors makes it tougher. If you can, have one of you hold him on a leash while the other answers the door. If you can t do that, secure him to a tie down, a short chain with a snap....

Dogs: yorkie heat sessions?, urinary tract infection, bday
urinary tract infection, bday, fertility: Monica, Anything is possible with dogs, but I would check to see if she has a urinary tract infection to make sure everything is ok. If not then, that is probably normal for you dog. You can also get her fertility tested, if you are thinking of breeding...

Dogs: yorkie in heat, large breed dogs, blood scent
large breed dogs, blood scent, yorkie: lon, you are taking a chance when you breed the larger male to a smaller female. You might wind up with a c-section or a dead female. This is not true of large breed dogs, but is definitely true of the smaller ones. If your female is not bleeding or bleeding...

Dogs: yorkie housebreaking, closet shelving, wire grid
closet shelving, wire grid, housebreaking: Usually they should be able to make it 4 hours or overnight by that age. I would skip the pads. Much of housebreaking is not training the puppy, but making it easier for your puppy, you, and your carpet while its body to catches up to its instincts....

Dogs: yorkie messing crate after being in kennel, intestinal problems, canned food
intestinal problems, canned food, fleas: Sandy, couple of possibilities. 1 he has picked up a worm, did he come back with fleas? 2 he was not let out enough and so now is trained to go in a crate 3 His food was changed and his intestines are off their regular pattern 4 He was upset about the...

Dogs: my yorkie needs help!!, nux vomica, chicken soup for the dog lover
nux vomica, chicken soup for the dog lover, yellow bile: Hi Joselyne. I m sorry you re having trouble with your yorkie. I am assuming that you ve had her fully checked by the vet. If this has been happening since you went on vacation, perhaps she got into something while you were away? Provided she s been given...

Dogs: yorkie peeing all over the house, bladder infection, health problem
bladder infection, health problem, kitchen table: This may be a health problem,when dogs don t normally pee in the house start too-it could be something medical It could be anything from a bladder infection to diabetes,I would take him to a vet first of all to see if it is medical But if it isn t,you...

Dogs: yorkie pees when excited, poly rope, obedience class
poly rope, obedience class, tie knots: Neutering was a good step, but no cure all. When you anticipate people coming to the house, take him out and drain him. It is the worst when the bladder is full. the same things that work for submissive wetting may help too. Start with obedience training....

Dogs: yorkie that does not play, border collie, meal in a bowl
border collie, meal in a bowl, yorkshire terrier: Dear Kim Thank you for your question. You do not say if you have had your Yorkshire terrier since she was a puppy? If you haven’t, one big possibility is that she was never given toys as a puppy or played with as a puppy, so she won’t know how to play....

Dogs: my yorkie pom, cough medicines, cough syrup
cough medicines, cough syrup, rapid breathing: Hi Amber, First, please make sure that the coughing is not a more serious problem. If your dog is coughing more than 24 hours, something is wrong and your dog needs to be checked by a Veterinarian. For one thing, coughing is the most frequent sign of heart...

Dogs: yorkie poo hair, yorkies, poodle
yorkies, poodle, puppy: Yorkie Poo s could have hair like a yorkie or a poodle. Depends on how the breeding works out. Both have hair that could be OK for your asthma...although no dog is asthma proof. Neither of them shed, but you have to remember that dogs that don t shed, need...

Dogs: yorkie-poo, yorkie poo, several times
yorkie poo, several times, vet: I would say yes. Though it is an elective surgical procedure, if your dog is having problems getting them caught on things its much better to have them removed then to have her deal with the pain and discomfort every time they get broken. If she s not spayed...

Dogs: yorkie potty problems, yorkie pup, potty problems
yorkie pup, potty problems, disposable pads: The crate should be a big help. If you think he should have gone while he was out, leave him in the crate for a little while, and then take him out again. Much of the housebreaking advice I see elsewhere leaves out the importance of keeping the dog moving...

Dogs: yorkie problem, purina puppy chow, drs foster smith
purina puppy chow, drs foster smith, grocery store brands: Kelly, That is 100% normal. Kind of gross, but normal :). It s not necessarily good for her, though, so definately keep trying to clean it up before she gets to it. There are products made specifically for this, usually in the form of a powder you sprinkle...

Dogs: yorkie problem, male dogs, biters
male dogs, biters, agression: HI Mia, You may get this reply twice, sorry if you do. I answered you earlier, but when I went to send it, it disappeared! lol Yes, you definitley need to have him neutered. It may cut down on his agression. It sounds like some of this may be because...

Dogs: yorkie pup potty training regression after neutering, week ago today, odd places
week ago today, odd places, neutering: Sometimes it may make them pee more for a week or so due to the fluid intake from the IV they are hooked up on But also sometimes this happens when dogs have been boarded,even just for overnight they forget when they come home-it s so much the surgery...

Dogs: My yorkie puppy., yorkie puppy, yorkies
yorkie puppy, yorkies, best of luck: Yorkies are notoriously hard to potty train. In defense of your dog though, two hours is about max they can go in the daytime without going outside. As for how long before you give up, that s a tough question. Let his behavior tell you. If he doesn t go potty...

Dogs: yorkie puppy with a lot of dandruff, cod liver oil, cvs drug store
cod liver oil, cvs drug store, excessive dandruff: Hello Daisy, I actually had a yorkie named Daisy Mae Anyway, skin problems can be passed on from the parents, but not usually dandruff. First off treating dandruff or any dry skin problem externally with oil s and shampoo usually does not work, a good...

Dogs: yorkie puppy peeing in crate, wire crates, male yorkie
wire crates, male yorkie, bowel control: Hello, Sandy and congrats on your new puppy! Yorkie puppies are so cute, aren t they?! Sounds like you are very much on the right track with your baby. Good job! Puppies and dogs do not like to soil their den (crate), but at just 11 weeks old, puppies are...

Dogs: yorkie puppy spot on stomach, mths, bruise
mths, bruise, short hairs: Hi Sandy, I think he is probably just bruised. He may have done it , as you said, when he was trying to jump up. If it is raised up, bleeding, scabby or open sore, then I really wouldn t worry about it. If it is just a bruise, it will eventually fade. ...

Dogs: yorkie sick for weeks...HELP, collapsing trachea, low wbc
collapsing trachea, low wbc, vet friend: RUN, don t walk, to another vet... preferably one who is not in the same clinic. Since this was way beyond my expertise, I consulted with a vet friend of mine and here is what she said she would do: Repeat CBC, do chem panel, x-ray chest. This could...

Dogs: yorkie/silkie, fleas, dry skin
fleas, dry skin, shampoo: HI Barb! I was having the same problem. I didn t think there were fleas, but I finally found one. ONE flea was driving her crazy! Make sure there are no fleas. Also, she may have allergies, but you mention she is on med, is it for that? If so, it may...

Dogs: yorkie/silky with an attitude, thyroid problem, attitude change
thyroid problem, attitude change, new pool: Well what it sounds like he ll need is a trainer that knows how to deal with dogs that are having aggression issues-as this has happen all of a sudden,you will want to put an end to it before it gets worse It could also be a thyroid problem,as that too...

Dogs: yorkie/silky mix, different dog breeds, terrier puppy
different dog breeds, terrier puppy, silky coat: Hi Lorri, I personally don t believe in mixing the breeds up, as it takes away from both breeds by doing that. Having said that, I have to tell you that I just adore my little yorkie-silky mix. She is a little doll and I wouldn t take anything for her....

Dogs: yorkie/silky, puppy housebreaking tips, puppy owners
puppy housebreaking tips, puppy owners, bad weather: Hi Deb, I also have a yorkie/silky. I love her! She is a fiesty little thing and is full of mischief! I would get your puppy a good sweater for cold weather. I live in Tennessee, so the weather is not as bad here, but my dog does fine in the snow , rain...

Dogs: yorkie vs shitzu, shitzu, eternal questions
shitzu, eternal questions, mths: One of the eternal questions I answer when I am out with one of my puppies I raise to send away to service dog school is How can you give it up? . How can you give up a Yorkie you have had for 3 months? Yes, a new puppy is fun, but can you really give...

Dogs: my yorkie, stomach ache, chicken broth
stomach ache, chicken broth, dog food: Helen, This is not normal behaviour. If it were only a stomach ache then she would have diarrhea and/or vomiting. I think you should at least call your vet and describe the symptoms. It may be something that needs attention right away. God Bless, Beck...

Dogs: yorkiepoo grooming, yorkie, good hair
yorkie, good hair, yorkies: There is no recommended cut. Every dog is different and the cut is up to YOU. I have Yorkie people that keep the dog shaved down with a 7 blade. (About 1/4 long)They look like Chihuahuas. You have to do what works for you. How much brushing do you want to...

Dogs: yorkiepoos, mixed breed puppies, crossbred dogs
mixed breed puppies, crossbred dogs, yorkie poo: Mutts can be perfect for those who don t care to have purebred dogs. The only problem with crossbred dogs is that one can never be sure just which genetic traits they are going to get from the parents; it becomes rather a crapshoot. One can just as easily...

Dogs: yorkies and chihuahuas, jack russell terrier, wee wee pads
jack russell terrier, wee wee pads, labrador retreiver: Hello....Check my profile and see what I have I have a labrador retreiver, jack russell terrier and boston terrier they get along well and my sister visits with her 6 pound yorkie every so offen without problems. Since the two dogs are toys they should get...

Dogs: yorkies, male yorkie, adult teeth
male yorkie, adult teeth, floppy ears: Stef, Take him for his first grooming now. It teaches them when they are young...even if you don t have any hair cut off. The groomer and bathe him and brush him out. He probably could use his face trimmed up and maybe his feet. As for his ears, some...

Dogs: my yorkshire terrier, sexual maturity, yorkshire terrier
sexual maturity, yorkshire terrier, dog neutered: Michelle, yes, it s very possible that the female could have been bred by your puppy. This is one of the main reasons for having your dog neutered before he reaches sexual maturity. If I were you, I would go ahead and do that now, so something like this doesn...

Dogs: can a yorkshire terrier and 2 mixed breeds get along, mixed breed dogs, obedience class
mixed breed dogs, obedience class, leader dogs: It may take him a little while to adjust to the larger dogs. As long as they are friendly, he should realize he is in no danger before too long. It will go better if you are firmly established as the leader. Dogs see all the people and dogs in the household...

Dogs: yorkshire terrier pup, yorkshire terrier pup, upper gum
yorkshire terrier pup, upper gum, scrambled egg: Hi Caroline :-) You need to take him to the Vet. Because he is very young and such a young puppy, his immune system will not be as strong as a Adult Dog and he may need some help for him to fight off the viral tummy bug he has picked up. Meanwhile,...

Dogs: yorkshire terrier, boarder collie, yorkshire terrier
boarder collie, yorkshire terrier, old dogs: Hi Lorraine! You definetly need to have him neutered. That will help a lot. He is being territorial about the other dogs, thats why he pees .... to mark his territory. He thinks he is the boss!lol It doesn t matter that he is smaller. Since he...

Dogs: Too young to mate, pitt bull, puppies
pitt bull, puppies, nutrients: You are right that she is much too young to be bred. Having a litter of puppies at such a young age CAN stunt her growth, yes, because her body is trying to provide nutrients to the puppies instead of to her. I would strongly suggest you take her to the vet...

Dogs: young pup alone all day, chow mix, crate training
chow mix, crate training, twelve hours: Ok first things first. Do NOT get another pup. Your dog will not care if a playmate is there..she only cares about you. You will be creating triple the problems. You will not know which dog is having accidents, etc. this will be too hard. You really should...

Dogs: young pup fleas?, teaspoon thyme, teaspoon sage
teaspoon thyme, teaspoon sage, epsom salt: Hi Brendan, Thank you for writing to me about your neighbor s puppies. From what you are describing, black crumbly stuff on the skin, can in fact indicate fleas..but there should also be evidence of small bite marks as well as a sign of scratching and...

Dogs: how young before rawhid is givn, doberman puppy, large breed dogs
doberman puppy, large breed dogs, breed puppies: Hello, Congrats on your new puppy. You can give compressed rawhide to a young puppy they take forever to be chewed and are less likely to be swollowed half eatten....my advice is offer a rather large compressed rawhide to him and once it gets very dirty/or...

Dogs: young rescue yellow lab, large breed dogs, quality puppy
large breed dogs, quality puppy, puppy food: Hello I use this product for my boston terrier or rather use it on occasion : http://www.petsmart.com/global/product_detail.jsp?PRODUCT%3C%3Eprd_id=845524441810087&FOLDER%3C%3Efolder_id=2534374302026155&ASSORTMENT%3C%3East_id=2534374302023689&bmUID=1180017114135&itemNo=5&In=Dog&N=2026155&Ne=2...

Dogs: ZaNnY zAnE, yard fence, food dish
yard fence, food dish, zanny: There is no easy answer to the fence jumping. Perhaps he ended up on the street by jumping somebody else s fence. You could add a farm like electric wire to the top of the fence. You can also give up on the fence and tether him. This is Ok for a dog that...

Dogs: Zeus' ribs poke out, mini dachshunds, mini dachshund
mini dachshunds, mini dachshund, frequent target: I have little to say except get back with the vet. You might also let the breeder know. An ethical one would try to breed around a possible genetic problem. Unfortunately the mini Dachshunds are a frequent target of puppy mills and backyard breeders...

Dogs--Pomeranians: getting 1 more pom, pebbles, best of luck
pebbles, best of luck, dams: At her age she should be able to get along just fine with a new puppy and they will become fast friends. You won t have as much of a connection with either as they will together due to the amount of time they will be spending together and how much they have...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 1 year pom, quality dog food, cottage cheese
quality dog food, cottage cheese, poms: you should not choose a dog based on its age-choose it based on if you love it when you meet it. I will not tell you to buy a 1 yr old over a puppy-that is for YOU to deicde if it is better for you. Puppies are a lot of work. You can t know how old a dog...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 12 wk old puppy Please Help, puting, ankles
puting, ankles, peeing: All of this is very very normal stages for a baby. She is just that and you cannot expect more of her. :o) You will also have to be very diligent in your training and VER consistant. She will only learn as fast as you are willing to follow through. Check...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 15 ounce pom, quality puppy, litter mates
quality puppy, litter mates, puppy food: Why do a woman who has normal size babies have one premature? No one can answer this but something was just not right during the pregnancy and if the pup is doing alright for you at this time...be thankful...so many don t make it. Bi-Mar Pomeranian...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 16 week old Pomeranian puppy, pomeranian puppy, mid business
pomeranian puppy, mid business, akc breeders: Hi, He should be using the bathroom about 10 minutes after he eats. That is about how long it takes for the food to move thru them. I would scrap the potty pad idea if you can. Some dogs find it confusing to be allowed to use the bathroom in the house...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 2 puppies, wood stove pellets, piddle pads
wood stove pellets, piddle pads, litterbox: With puppies you will have to be consistant and give them LOTS of praise for going where you want and helping them to learn where you want them to go so if you are not there to teach them that makes learning harder and a longer process. You may want to leave...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 2 questions..., origin of dogs, questions patients
origin of dogs, questions patients, congradulation: Menique, First I want to say congradulation on your new baby-blossom. Blossom is going through some changes, you see Pomeranian get very attached to there owners. Give her some time to adapt to her new surroundings. Dogs in general have a basic need to...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 2 week old pomeranians have cough, pomeranian puppies, puppy mill
pomeranian puppies, puppy mill, pnumonia: WOW :o) Keep them apart. Kennel cough is very common and is equal to a very bad cold and can turn into pnumonia if not watched carefully. You can give Robutussin to help calm the cough and you can also use a vapor plug in near the kennel where they sleep...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 14 week old Pom Snapped at me, poor teeth, puppy class
poor teeth, puppy class, obedience training: have you tried a can with penny s in it to use as a startle to get his attention ? all so work with treats to keep him looking at you and positive reinforcement s tell him he is good if he dose something you like him to so he likes to please you ,be very happy...like...

Dogs--Pomeranians: barking while on a walk, pomeranian breed, vet bill
pomeranian breed, vet bill, beloved breed: Well our beloved breed has little big man problem .Once one time the Pomeranian breed was a 50,lb dog and each time a small puppy bas born every one asked for the smaller size ,now that all poms are this smaller size (just in body not mind) they tend not...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Female Pomeranian, having puppies, doubt thanks
having puppies, doubt thanks, pomeranian: Hello ,well lets start with a ,if you like to make sure she dose not get pregnant you should consider having her spayed ,If you don t use her for breeding she will be a risk of infections/cancers if left unfixed .Dog norm cycle every 6 moths or so but if you...

Dogs--Pomeranians: barking while on a walk, hind legs, pom
Dogs--Pomeranians: barking while on a walk, hind legs, pom, nuts

Dogs--Pomeranians: Wolf Sables
Dogs--Pomeranians: Wolf Sables

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranians, tea cup, small kids
tea cup, small kids, pomeranians: Well I have to say my 1st dog was a pom and I was 9 at he time, And she lived to be 17 years old but.....There are a lot of factors involved with this .The child must understand how not to play ruff with the pom .The pom itself should be a little on the bigger...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Wolf Sables, Wolf sable Pomeranian
Wolf sable Pomeranian: A wolf sable has a light gray undercoat with a deeper shade of steel gray guard hairs ending in black tipping. There must not be cream or an orange cast to the under coat.This color normally has the best coat type ,with a good a good full double coat .A lot...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 18 yr old Pom, wife fears, prescription diet
wife fears, prescription diet, good food: I too had a pom (my 1st) to live to this age and it hard! Some say put her down and some say try to save her but all I can say is do your best to make her comfortable and see if the vet can help her with a good food that will be best for a week dog (I use...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 2 y.o Pom Freaking Out, vet visit, low calcium
vet visit, low calcium, booster shots: Are the outer dog bigger ? If may be to ruff for him ,he could have low calcium and or sugar ,did you try some Nutri-cal you can get this at vet or pet supply ,it is a high calorie supplement for pets.It come in a tub like tooth past try to give him a 1 strip...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 8 week Pom, pomeranian breed, low blood sugar
pomeranian breed, low blood sugar, hakes: I know some small breeds like the pom tend to have a soft spot but I think that this would be something I would take up with my vet .I know that there is a condition in the Pomeranian breed that makes them wobbles but I don t know much about it other than...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Age at which male Poms are ready to breed, male stud, mom thanks
male stud, mom thanks, male dogs: No it will not hurt him in any way it is just a cloth band like a dipper but as we all know a boy dogs thing in the middle of his tummy .Yes it should Velcro on and off so he can potty you can use female pads line it with so you don t have to wash it all...

Dogs--Pomeranians: breeding pomeranian, brindle boy, pound male
brindle boy, pound male, tiny girl: Sorry I have been at the vet with my girl that was in labor .Yes all dog s can breed with all dog breeds if her can reach the female if she is too big you can try to help him but if he has never breed{tied} a female before it will be very hard .just remember...

Dogs--Pomeranians: color, shading pattern, white paws
shading pattern, white paws, wild colors: I would say that this sounds to be a light sable .what color is the nose leathers and eye rems ? If they are black I would say sable .I have a blue sable(blue nose)and a choc sable (choc nose).Akc says that a sable is any mix of 3 colors with a shading pattern.You...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 2 y.o Pom Freaking Out, pommie, dew claws
Dogs--Pomeranians: 2 y.o Pom Freaking Out, pommie, dew claws, rules of the road

Dogs--Pomeranians: POMERANIAN LION CUT, dingleberry, pom
Dogs--Pomeranians: POMERANIAN LION CUT, dingleberry, pom, toy pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pom Puppy, body language
Dogs--Pomeranians: Pom Puppy, body language

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranian Limping, bladder stones, luxating patella
Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranian Limping, bladder stones, luxating patella, glucosamine

Dogs--Pomeranians: Getting my Poms hair cut, undercoat, pomeranians
Dogs--Pomeranians: Getting my Poms hair cut, undercoat, pomeranians, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: Potty training our Pom, valerie
Dogs--Pomeranians: Potty training our Pom, valerie

Dogs--Pomeranians: pom, akc breed standards, plain yogurt
Dogs--Pomeranians: pom, akc breed standards, plain yogurt, rule of thumb

Dogs--Pomeranians: pom puppy with coccidia/hypoglycemia, pound pup, probiotic yogurt
Dogs--Pomeranians: pom puppy with coccidia/hypoglycemia, pound pup, probiotic yogurt, seringe

Dogs--Pomeranians: training my pomeranian, emergency vet, vet bills
Dogs--Pomeranians: training my pomeranian, emergency vet, vet bills, penny pinch

Dogs--Pomeranians: Mini Pom in heat, deferent types, anal glands
deferent types, anal glands, male dogs: Hay ,ok Yes she is in heat this is the time you would try to breed her IF YOU WONT HER TO HAVE PUPPIES if not keep her away from all male dogs .If you plan to have her spayed I would wait to after the heat so the swelling is gone ,she will be fine and in...

Dogs--Pomeranians: i just got a new pomeranian, pom care
pom care: Congratulations .....Welcome to the Pomeranian family !!! Yes some are lap dogs or likt to be with you all the time (mixed males mostly)but the females can be this way to (mine are).I feed eukanuba dog food(the small bites)and royal canin ( like the baby dog...

Dogs--Pomeranians: POMERANIAN LION CUT, male stud, pedialite
male stud, pedialite, petco: Well I have a male stud dog I have had problems with poo sticking to his butt ,I cut the hair on his butt and he would sit on his bottom and would not walk and did not eat for a day .I think that it feels funny to them i have been cutting his hair weekly...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pom baby teeth, baby teeth, canine tooth
baby teeth, canine tooth, spayed: Did you get my reply I don t know but I think this thing is not working .I had say if the vet says she need them removed I would take his word but you can try some good chew toy/treats to help .I have a young male and I thought I was going to have to have...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pom Puppy, curls, pup
curls, pup, puppy: Thank you I enjoy poms and love to help !!! 1st of all are you sure that you baby is pure breed not to put her/him down but I have a friend with a 1/2 pom 1/2 Chihuahua and she has a tail like that .I have seen this mix sold as pure breed . As a breeder this...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranian, pet supply shops, pomeranian
pet supply shops, pomeranian, pep: That could be , try to give her some nurtcal you can find this at pet supply shops or the vet and it should pep her up .Poms have small tummy s and eat very little but do let her get week ,take her to the vet if she dose not eat in a day or so .Thanks Jennife...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranian Limping, tiny legs, pomeranian
tiny legs, pomeranian, patella: I would hate to say in this case I think you should take her to the vet ,It could be Luxating patella ,but I am not a vet .Small breed dog s have issues with there tiny legs.I would call around a find a good vet that will work with you .Sorry I could not be...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Getting my Poms hair cut, hair cut, haircut
hair cut, haircut, tuff: Well no mater how short you you cut the hair it will be fluffy as it grows back...but it will start to lay down as it gets longer,I like to cut my poms in the lion cut ,live the main and a tuff on the tail ...I get lots of compliments on how cute it is .The...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Potty Training My 8 Month Old Pom!, diarrhea medication, onion ring
diarrhea medication, onion ring, corn wheat: Well I glade you did some reading on this .Yes choc onion and grapes and all NO NO s for dogs of course the amount is the big thing to body ,lbs .I don t think that that amount will kill her but I would try to get her to the vet !If she was giving that to...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Potty train pom age 3/4, belly bands, belly band
belly bands, belly band, baby thanks: Is he neutered ? I have 2 stud dog that act the same way .Have you tried crate training ? I have done that with my girls and it works well ....if you male was fixed late in life he will still mark like a stud dog .I m not a trainer but I keep belly bands on...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Potty training our Pom, problum, bill of health
problum, bill of health, first breath: Well some time you run in to this with the smaller breeds,like are POMERANIAN !!! I have herd of breeders talking of a slow puppy From what I gather this is a puppy that dose not get the 1st breath with in the 1st 5-8 min ,but with in 10 min limit so...

Dogs--Pomeranians: pom, arm pits, white stripe
arm pits, white stripe, groomer: Hello ,sorry I have been at the vet off and on for the last few days with a week new born pom puppy....she is better now and I can go on with my day life..lol Ok as for the shaving,I do it to my girl as I can see her belly grow and the vet will need her tummy...

Dogs--Pomeranians: pom, toy pomeranian, wood pelets
toy pomeranian, wood pelets, playful kitten: Well I am not a trainer but I know the crate is to teach her to hold it so no need to put her crate in your bathroom ...needs to be in a another room Don t put the cat in with her as a cat will potty in crate and she will after cat dose.Thats all I know ...I...

Dogs--Pomeranians: pom hair, salmon oil, hair question
salmon oil, hair question, veterinary office: Well the price you pay will depend on the insurance you have some plans come with one free check up some just cover the big things .If you ever find yourself with a sick/injured pet at night you will have to go to a Emergency Veterinary office or pet hospital...

Dogs--Pomeranians: pom in heat????, vaginal area, bleeder
vaginal area, bleeder, petsmart: Hello ,Ok she will be ok ...If you plan to breed her than know that this will happen every 4-6 months and the stage she is in now is pre heat dog bleed 2-6 day s before they are in breeding heat ,so after she stops bleeding ,the color will change to a straw-yellow...

Dogs--Pomeranians: pom puppy with coccidia/hypoglycemia, health haven, blood drops
health haven, blood drops, health wise: Hello ,yes he sounds like coccidia ...I would take him to a vet as a 4,lbs baby can go down fast .Albon is a better med for it if it is that but you will need to go to a vet to get it .Coccidia makes dogs dehydrated I would get some Electramine or even pedialight...

Dogs--Pomeranians: pomeranian teething, missing teeth, ruff life
missing teeth, ruff life, bitter apple: Well congrats on you new pom !!!I have known a 8 old male that is missing teeth and will chew furniture .I thank that this little guy has had a ruff life whether he was lost from a good home ,or just dropped off at the shelter (more likely)by his owner that...

Dogs--Pomeranians: pregnancy, false pregnancy, puppy food
false pregnancy, puppy food, iron blood: Hay ,sounds like it to me ! If you take her to the vet he/she can tell you better.Dog can have false pregnancy ! I would take her at 30-35 day or so as at that time the vet can feel the puppies and will cost less that way ! I will be honest with you I had...

Dogs--Pomeranians: training my pomeranian, puppy shampoo, oat meal
puppy shampoo, oat meal, mild shampoo: Hello ...sorry I have been at the vet with my girl that was in labor ! 1st of all consistency s is the key to potty training ,my poms are all use potty pad s.but if you us the same pads and put them close to him ,so he can find it fast he will use them more...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Dog emotions, pomerainian, happy boy
pomerainian, happy boy, neutral ground: I think you should go see him ...he will only mourn if he is unhappy .It will take some time for him to get settled in but after that her should be a happy boy ! See if they will meet you at a dog park and that way it will be on neutral ground not you hose...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Full size of a Miniature Pom, tea cup, pomeranian
tea cup, pomeranian, pom: Well .....size in the Pomeranian is a big thing ....I have seen the tiny 2,lb pom that I love to have but know the health issues .I have also seen the fat and tall 10-15 lb poms .AKC says that a Pomeranian should be 3,lbs and up to 7,lbs .I breed and all of...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Full size of a Miniature Pom, pomeranian, barks
Dogs--Pomeranians: Full size of a Miniature Pom, pomeranian, barks, parasite

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomerians, precious dogs, teacup breeders
Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomerians, precious dogs, teacup breeders, tea cup

Dogs--Pomeranians: POM HORRIFIC HAIRCUT, groomer, poms
groomer, poms, long hair: Hello...sorry to hear that but the growth will depend on your dog .If she is at peek health it can be with in 8 weeks .I cut my poms in a lion cut ...leave all the hair on face neck and chest,cut the hair on the back and sides .I leave the tail full some times...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranian teeth extraction, teeth extraction, overbite
teeth extraction, overbite, blood work: Well I m sorry to hear that ...but I too have one that will need a tooth extracted .I was told by my vet that it should be 15.00 - 20.00 per tooth and the med to put him under should be around 100.00 or so and blood work will run 50.00 - 80.00 and may be...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomerians, MALE or FEMALE
MALE or FEMALE: I was one of the ....always get a girl ....but I have to say I now have 2 boys ,and love them but if you get a boy have him fixed or he will mark (pee on corners and low things)I breed so I had to get a male or I would have never had a male . I can say that...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Puppy's first hair cut, short haired dogs, full hair
short haired dogs, full hair, poms: Well the hair cut thing is up to you ....I leave my poms in full coat I don t cut it ever ...well I do cut moms that will have puppies so I can see the tummy grow and if they need a c-section .I do the lion cut with the full hair on chats and short on back...

Dogs--Pomeranians: shots, small breed puppies, revival animal health
small breed puppies, revival animal health, puppy shots: Oh that more a question for your vet .I know that I give my puppies 1st puppy(* Duramune Max 5 * by fort doge*. shot at 6 weeks ,and 2 end puppy(the same as before ) shot at 9 I give the puppy booster ( *Duramune Max 5-Cvk/4L * the one with Lepto) weeks...

Dogs--Pomeranians: MY 2YR OLD POM, submissive urination, submissive act
submissive urination, submissive act, pack leader: She is having excitment or submissive urination. She cannot control it and doesn t even know it is happening. If you scold it will only get worse. Her body does it as a submissive act to show you that she loves and respects you. She sees you as her alpha...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 3 mo pom, wood stove pellets, crate training
wood stove pellets, crate training, long periods: 3 months is too young to expect crate training. They really don t have the bladder or bowel size to hold for long periods or the sensation response to KNOW to hold it. When they gotta go, they go. If they do learn earlier it is a fun blessing but not the...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 3 week Pom, purina beneful, kibbles and bits
purina beneful, kibbles and bits, yogurt cheese: Hi Griselda, You don t want to feed him cow s milk because it is too heavy and doesn t contain all the nutrients a growing puppy needs. Get a milk replacer--puppy formula at your local pet store. You will also need a pet nursing bottle. Here is what...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 4 year old Pom, lap dog, mintues
lap dog, mintues, unfortunatly: I am sorry about that. Unfortunatly it may just be his personality... or you can try bribing him to stay. Treat him when he allows you to pet him or when he cmes to you. ALl of mine comes to me and want attention so i am not familiar with this... -Tris...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 4 yr old pom, dry food, pom
dry food, pom, shivers: It sounds like your Pom wasn t socilaized as a pup and you can try to undo that damage by taking her everywhere you can and introducing her to as many new situations and people as you can. It will be a long haul but not impossible. The shivering is out of...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 5 month old male pomeranian, gatoraide, toy dog
gatoraide, toy dog, diarrea: I wouldn t waste any time getting him to your vet. Any small toy dog gets dehydrated very quickly and your vet needs to check to see if he has any kind of blockage in the stomach. Try to get him to take very small amounts of gatoraide until you are...

Dogs--Pomeranians: my 5 month pom, puff ball, cross breed
puff ball, cross breed, pomeranians: You ll find that you share this concern with others who have logged in-check out the archives. :) http://experts.about.com/q/Dogs-Pomeranians-2528/index.htm This is a normal coat stage of development for Poms. It should come back in fine with the next...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 7 month old Pom, beginners luck, question archives
beginners luck, question archives, backout: You can compare dogs like you can kids... they each have thier own personality and thier own rate of learning. By 7 months he should be cathcing on to where you want him to go. You need to stay patient and be persistant. You are not alone-many others...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 7 week old POM – how do I deal with its incessant whining, pushing my luck, pups for sale
pushing my luck, pups for sale, play pen: Hi Bruce, Poms are BRATS. They expect to be spoiled and really will settle for no less. I like the way they are, but if you have never had one it will take some getting use to. most larger dogs do well with them and seem to adjust to there way of being..go...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 8 yr. old pom potty training, anxiety problems, exercise pen
anxiety problems, exercise pen, pomeranians: First of all do not let this dog have the run of the house. Put her in the utility room or buy an exercise pen and take her out only when she can be supervised. She is upset about being moved around which has caused anxiety problems with her. Given...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 8wk old pom, shar pei, sick puppy
shar pei, sick puppy, backyard breeders: Hi Tina, I hate to tell you this, but this aggressive behavior is probably due to poor breeding. I ve had many questions about this type of problem. I am forwarding a previous response I wrote--hope it helps: Yikes! Sounds like you ve got your hands...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 8wk old purebred pomeranian, pomeranian, pup
pomeranian, pup, best of luck: there is not a min age at which you can bathe just don t do it too often or you will dry out the coat and skin of the pup. Maybe once every other month with regular hiney washing as needed. Do not expect your pup to be potty trained till well into 6 months...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 9 weeks, fur baby, attention span
fur baby, attention span, xxoo: She sounds like she is right on track in activity and that she is ahead of the game in training. That says a lot about the trainers :o) SOunds like you are working with her a lot. This will only help in her understanding of what you want from her. Great...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Adopting an 8 year old Male Pomeranian?, dog housebreaking, american eskimo
dog housebreaking, american eskimo, behavioral concerns: It sounds like he may have been kept outdoors and not socialized. This will make housebreaking harder and change more difficult on him. Keep in mind, though, that ALL dogs are their own person and that personalities vary from dog to dog. Housebreaking...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Adopting a Pom, quality dog food, pigeon toed
quality dog food, pigeon toed, bad teeth: No I think if you take good care of her now and feed quality dog food (nothing out of the grocery store)and good multi vitamins she should live a good life. The toy breeds are known to have bad teeth if they are not cared for properly. Just remember now...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Aggresive 18 mnth old Pom, animal behavior specialist, dominance aggression
animal behavior specialist, dominance aggression, dominance hierarchy: Some of these notes might help you understand your teenage dog. :) Dog aggression is any behavior meant to intimidate or harm a person or another animal. Growling, baring teeth, snarling, snapping and biting are all aggressive behaviors. Although aggressive...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Aggressive behavior (2 month old pup), pomeranian puppy, adorable girl
pomeranian puppy, adorable girl, gobs: I would recomend that you try holding her muzzle shut and say firmly- No bite and hold it shut for a few seconds. She will get the picture soon enough. Also, hold her on her back for a few seconds, several times a day so that she gets to understand that YOU...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Agressive Barking, bald spots, bark collar
bald spots, bark collar, little guys: Well I am in the same situation you are in, my husband resuced a Rat Teirrie from the Humane Society here before they put her down. She goes to everyone put me. So my only advise is for your husband to feed him and even give him treats. This Pom should...

Dogs--Pomeranians: AKC registered puppies from breeders, continental kennel club, canadian kennel club
continental kennel club, canadian kennel club, american kennel club: It looks like your daughter may have been had . There is a BIG difference between the Continental Kennel Club and the American Kennel Club. The CKC (not to be confused with the Canadian Kennel Club which IS reputable) is a pet registery that anything...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Allergies to Poms, allergic to cats, heat bath
allergic to cats, heat bath, gunk: Hi Jay, How bad is his allergy? I have a sister who is allergic and she just gets a little bit of a runny nose when around dogs, (she has never been around mine though.) And I have a cousin who is so allergic to cats that when they tried to keep one he...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Alopecia in poms, vet check, hormone imbalance
vet check, hormone imbalance, alopecia: You will need to have your vet check for thyroid and other problems concerning her coat loss. Usually, Poms with Alopecia do not get their coats back. You might also have the vet to check for the dandruff mite. It is another problem that causes a dog...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Arguments about tcup vs. small dog, american pomeranian club, throw backs
american pomeranian club, throw backs, genetic issues: http://americanpomeranianclub.org/about_poms.htm Above is a link to the American Pomeranian Club where you will find the Pomeranian standard. The standard that all breeders should adhere to when breeding Poms. Having said this, though, there are a lot...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Attacking, dogwhisperer, disciplinary techniques
dogwhisperer, disciplinary techniques, healthy dogs: This may be very hard for you to fix unless you are commited to it. You have a young dog who has decided she is the alpha in your pack and you have given her that right :o). You can fix this it will just take some consistancy and retraining. http://members.tripod.com/billknell/moredogs/5ways.html...

Dogs--Pomeranians: acting strange after grooming, skin burns, groomer
skin burns, groomer, backside: I have noticed when a dog is shaved very close their skin burns. Look for a shampoo at your vet or pet shop that has a product that is soothing to the skin and will stop the uncomfortable feeling your pet is going through at this time. I would also...

Dogs--Pomeranians: activity level/and making a urine mistake when hyper with people, rawhide bone, poms
rawhide bone, poms, play time: Hi Renee, How old are your poms? Neutering/spaying will help with the potty problem. Are they pottying in the house at other times as well? With the info you ve given me it sounds like submissive urination. Check out these sites for more info: http://www.dogdaysusa.com/behaviorcenter_urination.asp...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Should I adopt a pom?, personality quirks, small dogs
personality quirks, small dogs, nary a one: It isn t a breed you are adopting, it is a dog so there are personality quirks with every individual dog. Are you in a better place that you were with the chi? Will you be able to give this dog a loving home for the rest of its 12-18 year life? Do you feel...

Dogs--Pomeranians: adopted fat four year old pom, collapsing trachea, knuckle bones
collapsing trachea, knuckle bones, kidney failure: It is safe to fee her about 1/4 cup of raw food a day and you can supplement with a raw duck or chicken foot for chewing and for calcium. You can also supplement with beef knuckle bones to give her something to knaw on. :o) You will notice a healthier girl...

Dogs--Pomeranians: age of adult/maturity, magaziens, luch
magaziens, luch, pomeranian: Check out the archives fo ? s... This is a common question. ;o) It could be one of several reasons that your pup isn t as luch as you might have hoed she would be- 1-she is a bitch and they are usually not as coated as males. 2-depending on her breeding...

Dogs--Pomeranians: aggression, pomeranian, pet store
pomeranian, pet store, couple times: I never recommend buying any kind of an pet from a pet store. You have no idea of how she was raised, temperament of her parents, etc. I would take her as soon as possible to your vet for a health examine to see if she has an injury or why she is aggressive...

Dogs--Pomeranians: agressive pomeranian that bites, crate training dogs, puppy potty training
crate training dogs, puppy potty training, healthy dogs: Sounds like your husband isn t willing to work with him and if he is bitng your children the behavior has been allowed to go on too long. He is a teenage puppy now and needs to be trained that aggression is not allowed. Here are some links that might help-...

Dogs--Pomeranians: akc vs. ckc, continental kennal club, breach of contract
continental kennal club, breach of contract, akc: Continental Kennal Club is such a crock and whomever sold you a pup and told you it was the same as AKC robbed you. AKC does not acknowledge that club so no pups from a single AKC parent can be registered. All you can do is attempt to go after the breeder...

Dogs--Pomeranians: akc vs ckc, continental kennel club, canadian kennel club
continental kennel club, canadian kennel club, lineag: I m Trish :o) Maybe you emant to send tis to Carrie? I will answer your questions though :o) Whcih CKC is your dog registered? Continental Kennel Club-a bogus not worth anything club that will also register mutts and keeps no records worth their salt on...

Dogs--Pomeranians: answer this please!, pomeranian dogs, pomeranians
pomeranian dogs, pomeranians, poms: Hi Brittany, Poms are beautiful, loving, loyal, happy, and very intelligent. They want to be with you all the time. They can also be difficult to housetrain, stubborn, and aren t good with young children. They must be watched constantly outdoors because...

Dogs--Pomeranians: antibiotics, vet supply, dogs and cats
vet supply, dogs and cats, turkey slices: I take from your email that this is a pill rather than a liquid antibotic you are using. You could ask your vet if there is a liquid formula that you could use. In the meantime check a couple of vet supply catalogs and they have a pill applicator that...

Dogs--Pomeranians: My Baby Boy, skin disorder, brandie
skin disorder, brandie, pomeranians: Hi Rachel, It sounds like Bambi may have a fungus type infection. It s hard for me to make a good guess over email so I would suggest a quick trip to the vet. He is getting older at 12 and we don t want to take any chances with his health at this age....

Dogs--Pomeranians: Baby teeth extraction, losing baby teeth, large breed dogs
losing baby teeth, large breed dogs, adult teeth: That is a lot of teeth to retane but not unheard of. A lot of the really small ones have this happen since they have been bred down from large breed dogs and all the teeth don t always fit in the smaller mouth of the now small sized Poms. If this had happened...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Baby, small dogs, todler
small dogs, todler, having children: Hello again Kim, I am sorry about the car accident. I hope you are not in pain and I am praying for you. :) Since you don t mind the fact that you will need to supervise the dog quite a bit, I think you will be very happy with a pom. I love my pom so...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Backtracking Pom training..., pionters, deficate
pionters, deficate, nice weather: It sounds like your Pom may be having an issue that you mght not be aware of. Either she is not happy with something that is going on at home or something that is bothering her outside of home. If you go to my web site and click on the links page there are...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Bad breath, spay and neuter, spay and neuter your pets
spay and neuter, spay and neuter your pets, teeth cleaning: Hi Jan, Teeth cleaning is definitely a good thing. How does his teeth look before and after the cleaning? If they have yellow or brown on them before and are white afterward that is good. It is important to keep their teeth clean. Maybe something else...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Bad Pom Behavior-Out of Control, shock collar, blood panel
shock collar, blood panel, complete health: At this age I would guess there is more to his problem that just barking. Take him to your vet and have him do a complete health check on him including his ears. Have him do a complete blood panel on him as well as check his kidney s and a urine sample....

Dogs--Pomeranians: Bad Pom, dinning room table, puppy mill
dinning room table, puppy mill, first mistake: Your first mistake-well intentioned but a mistake non the less is allowing him the freedom to destroy your home. He has entirely too much freedom and mischief to get into. While you are away, he should have a very limited amount of room to roam in (either...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Bald tummy, nether region, distinct pattern
nether region, distinct pattern, research grants: Alopecia X/BSD tends to begin in the nether region and work its way down the thighs and up the tail. There is a distinct pattern and usually a texture to the coat before it goes-cottony and brittle. It also has a tendency to happen to males more than females...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Bandit the Pom and Aidan the Grandchild, broken bones, small dogs
broken bones, small dogs, closed doors: Most children make small dogs nervous because most young children are constantly moving. I would always keep Bandit away from the baby until he is old enough to understand how to sit on the floor to hold Bandit and has to pet him gently. Small Poms like...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Barking, bad habit, poms
bad habit, poms, pomeranian: Some Poms have a really bad habit of barking. I usually have a couple in my kennel that really drive us nuts. You have the options of having him debarked...which I do not recommend or trying to train him out of this habit. Scold him when he starts...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Barking, high pitch sound, stop barking
high pitch sound, stop barking, money check: Check out the book and show The Dog Whisperer. http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/channel/dogwhisperer/ He has some great advice on helping a dog stop barking. You will also need to be consistant with your dog in training. http://www.perfectpaws.com/bark.html...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Barking Pom!, spay and neuter, dog obedience class
spay and neuter, dog obedience class, spay and neuter your pets: Hi Brad, There are two methods I like to use, treats for quiet and social isolation for barking. If the dog won t stop barking when someone comes over (after two or three barks) warn him with, If you don t stop barking, your going in the bedroom . If...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Barking & Seperation Anxiety, wcvm, seperation anxiety
wcvm, seperation anxiety, pomeranian: Hi John, Check out these websites for help: http://perfectpaws.com/bark.html http://www.doggiedoor.com/sepanx.shtml http://www.usask.ca/wcvm/herdmed/applied-ethology/behaviourproblems/anxiety.html Let me know if you need more help. Best Regards,...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Barking, jolly mood, supervised exercise
jolly mood, supervised exercise, canine behavior: Barking is a perfectly natural canine behavior. Dogs who are socially isolated or confined for long periods without supervised exercise need some outlet for their pent-up energy. A dog who is left alone all day is likely to take up barking as a hobby because...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Bathing & Food, pig ears, raw hide
pig ears, raw hide, canned foods: Canned food CAN give runny stool so it is best to just offer the dry as you have been and they will thrive just fine. :) You can occasionally give chewy treats like pig ears, raw hide or squicky toys too, for fun. You shouldn t bathe more than once a month...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Bathroom issues, hings, litter box
hings, litter box, pom: Yes there is - I have a showing on my farm in a couple of hours so I am swamped righ tnow but when that is over I will give you a name of a book that has some AWESOME hings for you to take a look at. Indoor outdoor potty areas that work great, smell great...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Best Pomeranian Book, adult coat, pgaa
adult coat, pgaa, pomeranian: Sorry about the delay-I was at a 4 day dog show and just got home. These links might be helpful to you :o) http://www.pgaa.com/canine/general/Pomeranian.html You ll also find gobs of Pom info here- http://www.pomsites.com/GeminiPomeranians/links.htm...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Biting and aggression, relationship problem, dog trainers
relationship problem, dog trainers, pomeranian: I can t help you with this. This is a persoanl decision. If your boyfriend wants to give you an altimatum like this without trying... is he worth keeping? If the dog is aggressive and uncontrolable... is he worth keeping? This is only for you to decide....

Dogs--Pomeranians: Biting and Barking, cat poop, puppy toys
cat poop, puppy toys, whimpers: Hi Jenny, Yikes! Sounds like you ve got your hands full! First of all, I d like to mention that pet stores, as well as many backyard breeders are notorious for selling puppies with behavioral (aggressiveness, hyperactivity, etc.) and/or health problems....

Dogs--Pomeranians: Black POM with Possible BSD, quality dog food, erin jackson
quality dog food, erin jackson, golden retreiver: Like you I have read about BSD and have talked to other breeders about it but none have ever mentioned that the Poms have any pain with it. There is something more with your boy than just hair loss. Your vet with tests should be able to diagnois his problem....

Dogs--Pomeranians: Blackness around My Pomeranian's Vulva, anal glands, kidney infection
anal glands, kidney infection, heat cycle: I have seen this in a pregnant female or a female that has just had a heat cycle but if your girl is spayed I am not sure what is happening. Keep her clean and rub some antibotic cream on her in case she has an infection. You might as your vet to check...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Bleeding, diabetic seizure, pomerian
diabetic seizure, pomerian, genetic problem: If she is bleeding from her vulva then she is probably in season. When she is out then you should have her spayed. You should never want to breed a bitch that has the genetic problem that she is afflicted with. The heat will last about 3 weeks from start...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Boyfriends Pom, nothing but smiles, scattered toys
nothing but smiles, scattered toys, mood maker: I am afraid I would be of the opinion this guy isn t for you. I let my dogs be anywhere they want in my home too and couldn t be with a man who wouldn t allow this... here is a sign I have framed and posted in our home- DOGS LIVE HERE If you don t want...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Breed Specific food for my Pomeranian, spay and neuter, homemade diet
spay and neuter, homemade diet, spay and neuter your pets: Hi Michelle, I understand how you feel! I, too, have been overwhelmed in the past with trying to figure out the best diet for my pom. I just recently started preparing a homemade diet. I freeze about two weeks worth at a time. I can t imagine preparing...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Breeding, akc web, genetic faults
akc web, genetic faults, mature sperm: not sure of the color you are refering to. Parti color? not that it matters to your question :-)to know if he is good enough to breed ask yourself these questions... Is he registered with AKC? If so, he must be at least 8 months old to sire a litter. And...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Breeding, heat cycle, toy breed
heat cycle, toy breed, soze: AKC requires a male to be at least 8 months old. A female should not be bred before she is a year old or has had at least 1 heat cycle. There is no always and never for breeding other than to know that each dog is an individual and shouldn t be bred just...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Breeding, nutered, pomeranians
nutered, pomeranians, litters: That is too often to bred a female. Pom breeders believe that they should skip a heat or breeding between litters as it is hard on the mother to bred her that often. The dam gives a lot of herself to produce puppies so she needs to replenish her body...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Breeding, mastiff breed, vet check
mastiff breed, vet check, little babies: It is best to wait till they are at least 12-18 months but not more than 3 as with every season a dogs uterus degenerates whether she is bred or not. Take good care of her and make sure she has all of her vitamins and supplements to stay healthy and you should...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Breeding for color coat, grand dam, brucellosis
grand dam, brucellosis, gobs: Here are some great links for you to try out- http://dogplay.com/Breeding/breeding.html http://dogplay.com/GettingDog/checklist.html http://www.pomeranian.net/pom/pet.html http://www.ibizan.freeservers.com/ethics.htm http://netpets.com/dogs/reference/genetics/tobreed.html...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Breeding a pomeranian, suitable mate, backyard breeder
suitable mate, backyard breeder, poms: Make sure you have a dog who should be bred. Read the Pom standard and if your pup holds up to that then you ll need to find a suitable mate-make sure you know about any heritable problems behind him and his mate. ALl Poms have health issues behind them...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Breeding, free reign, bad habits
free reign, bad habits, pom: Hi Denise, Thanks for writing. Yes, you can change his name. You will have less problems with him if you get him neutered. Neutered males are less aggressive, more family oriented, and less likely to lift their leg on your furniture. If he hasn t had...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Breeds, pom puppies, fluff ball
pom puppies, fluff ball, parents and grandparents: Hi Jessica, Happy Birthday. I bet that was a nice gift to get = a beautiful little pom fluff ball. You asked about your roomates pom - it may very well be a pure breed pom but just doesn t have all of the qualitites that we try and breed for. If you look...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Buying a Pomeranian, continental kennel club, blood sugar level
continental kennel club, blood sugar level, blood sugar levels: Beth, Hello! I m so glad that you are considering buying a Pom. I will help you make that decision! I m going to answer each of your questions in seperate paragraphs, that way you won t get too confused! Now, about the cost of Poms. That depends...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Buying, puppy farms, qeustions
puppy farms, qeustions, puppymills: It is a great idea to do what you are doing and that is to try to be an informed buyer. Too many pups are being produced by people trying to make a buck with no concern to the quality of the breed they are producing. So, first off, do your best to find reputable...

Dogs--Pomeranians: My two baby pom's, fur kids, wee wee pads
fur kids, wee wee pads, more time consuming: Check out the archives, it is a common issue new Pom owners have with their fur kids. :o) Don t expect too much before 6 mo and training 2 will be more time consuming and may take longer than just training one. There are lots of solutions I have suggested...

Dogs--Pomeranians: baby pomeranians, bull winkles, pig ears
bull winkles, pig ears, knuckle bones: what till he is about 12 weeks to start that stuff :o) And doggy treats are great-raw knuckle bones, raw duck feet, dried pig ears, bull winkles are all much loved and wonderful dog chewies. Check out the archives of questions for more info on what to...

Dogs--Pomeranians: bad breath, dog bad breath, trish
dog bad breath, trish, females: So many reasons for bad breath... maybe one of these links can help- http://www.petcaretips.net/dog-bad-breath.html http://www.therabreath.com/art_dogs.asp http://www.theallineed.com/home/05032804.htm there are lots of products available that...

Dogs--Pomeranians: barking Problem, bad habit, spray bottle
bad habit, spray bottle, pomeranian: Unfortunately, she has created a bad habit and it will be hard to correct. But get yourself a spray bottle and fill it with water everytime she starts barking...spray her in the face and very loudly say NO . This will take time but she will learn. ...

Dogs--Pomeranians: barking, squirt gun, high pitch
squirt gun, high pitch, extint: It is probably a persoanlity trait found in her family line and all the things you have tried are what should be working... I am sorry they don t work. Just through consistancy I have trained mine to stop when I tell them but nothing stops them from starting....

Dogs--Pomeranians: bathing, pomeranian pup, puppy shampoo
pomeranian pup, puppy shampoo, pomeranian puppy: Hi Amy, Yes it is safe to give your pomeranian puppy a bath. Just take the following precautions: 1) Make sure the shampoo you use is a TEARLESS PUPPY shampoo it tends to be softer and more gentle on the puppy coat and skin. Also using puppy shampoo decreases...

Dogs--Pomeranians: bathing, skin disorder, pom
skin disorder, pom, shampoo: Hi again! You should bathe a Pom once a week, and no more than that. If you bathe her too much, it will dry her skin out and make her itch. Her coat will also get dry and brittle. I use a conditioning shampoo on my Pom, and a skin and coat conditioner...

Dogs--Pomeranians: behaiver, crate training, single most important aspect
crate training, single most important aspect, own toys: Crate Training copyright 1995 - 2002 Bohnenkamp, Perfect Paws Crate training is one of the most efficient and effective ways to train a dog. The single most important aspect of training is that you reward and praise your dog each and every time she...

Dogs--Pomeranians: behavior w/ a new puppy, housebreaking, sable
housebreaking, sable, pup: Tonja, Hello! Yes, Poms do really well with new pups, because to them, it s a new friend. Especially if your Pom is the only one, he should be happy to have a friend to keep him company. It is possible for Sable s personality to rub off on your new pup,...

Dogs--Pomeranians: behavior, doctors foster smith, feces
doctors foster smith, feces, pom: Hi Lene, There are many theories as to why dogs eat their our feces (coprophagia). No one really knows for sure. I have three suggestions: 1) Feed your pom the best you can afford. 2) Clean up poop ASAP! 3) Try a product called, Doctors Foster...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Which is the best - male or female?, lbs size, boys ages
lbs size, boys ages, old wife: That is an old wife s tail. I don t have an aggressive male on the place. If you don t have a fenced yard and don t plan to spay a female don t get a female. Just remember my show size Poms are easily injured and with the age of your boys I would look...

Dogs--Pomeranians: two better than one, pomeranian puppy, little pup
pomeranian puppy, little pup, pack animals: Dogs are pack animals. :o) They mostly prefer to be in the company of other dogs unless they do not know they are a dog... BUT and this is a huge BUT... if you do not have the time for one then training 2 can be difficult. There are pro s and cons to all...

Dogs--Pomeranians: biting, unneutered males, hopeless situation
unneutered males, hopeless situation, carrie: Hi Renee, This is a serious problem that needs to be addressed immediately. First of all, I would have him neutered ASAP. Unneutered males are more aggressive. Second, don t ever leave him alone unsupervised with your children. Your family is a...

Dogs--Pomeranians: biting, xxoo, taking your time
xxoo, taking your time, poms: There are a couple things you can try-when she goes to bite you-gently but firmly press your hand into her mouth to where she wants to pull back. This can make her understand that when she bites, it ends up not being comfortable for her. Or you can take...

Dogs--Pomeranians: biting/being alone, low blood suger, linolium
low blood suger, linolium, poms: It is not a good idea to lock up a 7 week old puppy for any length of time-they are too young to hold their bowel and bladder for more than a few hours and they need to have food & water offered to them freely so that they do not get low blood suger and die....

Dogs--Pomeranians: biting, slicker brush, groomer
slicker brush, groomer, skin problems: Hi Jane, Well if you got him from a pound type place that doesn t know his history then that pretty much explains the biting. You see he was most likely treated badly that is why he ended up there and you have to give hime time to settle in as he is an...

Dogs--Pomeranians: my border terriers skin irritation, border terriers, rear legs
border terriers, rear legs, rice diet: He may be allergic to food and might have allergies to fleas or mites. Just becuase you can t see them doesn t mean they aren t there. Have you flea treated? Revolution is great. Use itmonthly. Try a chicken and rice diet. A lot of dogs are allergic to...

Dogs--Pomeranians: how do i break a baby pom from biting, cesar millan, little baby
cesar millan, little baby, pom: Check out the archives for lots of links and tips on puppy biting. I would also reccomend the book Cesar s Way by Cesar Millan.... I love it! :o) There are lots and lots of links to helpful info about your new little Pom too on my links page off my web...

Dogs--Pomeranians: breathing problems w/ my pom, collapsing trachea, powder substance
collapsing trachea, powder substance, breathing problem: Becasue it started with the medicine I would think it may have been caused by it, just as you say. But without hearing it I cannot rule out a collapsing trachea. It is a very common issue wih Poms. Only your vet can tell you for sure. I would find a different...

Dogs--Pomeranians: breathing problems, enlarged heart, breathing problems
enlarged heart, breathing problems, trachea: It could be allergies or maybe even cllapsing trachea. Very common in Poms. You will need to take her in to the vet to find out for sure and many Poms who have collapsing or sensitive trach s often live with it just fine but do tend to honk when they get...

Dogs--Pomeranians: When to breed, judy kentucky, toy pom
judy kentucky, toy pom, breeding dogs: Hi Judy, Unless your female is a top speciman of the breed you should not breed her. Is she a champion? How bout the male you want to use? If you don t know what you are doing and even if you do, you could be risking her life. I am sure your pom is...

Dogs--Pomeranians: breed, pet quality puppy, overbites
pet quality puppy, overbites, going to the library: If one is to know the difference, an important first step is to research the breed you are interested in. (You can learn about a particular breed by going to the library, bookstores, attending dog shows, talking with breeders, talking with veterinarians,...

Dogs--Pomeranians: breeding, spay and neuter, spay and neuter your pets
spay and neuter, spay and neuter your pets, spayed: Hi Shannon, Yes, it is normal behavior. I doubt if she is in heat again already. I hope you aren t planning to breed her. Please get her spayed. http://yourpurebredpuppy.com/buying/common/breeders.html http://wonderpuppy.net/breeding.htm Let me...

Dogs--Pomeranians: breeding, male puppy, siriusdog
male puppy, siriusdog, scenerios: Your dogs should be nuetered and spayed unless you want to take the chance of them breeding. Depending on the size of your bitch and when she comes into season you may jeapordize her health or life if she breeds. And if you do not know everything there is...

Dogs--Pomeranians: breeding, vet charges, toy breeds
vet charges, toy breeds, c section: I never breed a female till their second heat or at least 14 to 15 months old. There are plenty of risks in this breed depending on the size of the parents and their ancestors...one large pup litters are C-section. Mine always go into labor at night and...

Dogs--Pomeranians: breeding, pomeranian, testicle
pomeranian, testicle, do the right thing: Hi Meda, Breeding is a choice that you need to take very seriously. I appreciate you emailing me and asking my advice about it - it shows you want to do the right thing and are seeking opinions of others. Retained testicles are a herditary defect. It is...

Dogs--Pomeranians: breeding a parti-pom, quality puppies, dogs and cats
quality puppies, dogs and cats, breeding dogs: Hi Rhonda, I am forwarding a previous response I gave to someone who asked for breeding advice: Breeding dogs should be done by those who are trying to improve the breed and produce quality puppies by following the breed standard, usually show breeders....

Dogs--Pomeranians: breeding, dogs and puppies, quality puppies
dogs and puppies, quality puppies, dogs and cats: Hi Mary, With all due respect, this is exactly the reason why you should not breed dogs. Breeding dogs should be done by those who are trying to improve the breed and produce quality puppies by following the breed standard, usually show breeders. Why...

Dogs--Pomeranians: brusing the Pom Pom's coat, pom pom, soft slicker
pom pom, soft slicker, metal comb: This is a hard descrip answere without detailed diagrams to show how to groom. I use a pin brush and section off the coat and groom from the skin out. When the grooming is completed then groom all the hair in the back up towards his face. You can...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Care of Pomeranins, outdoor dogs, pack animals
outdoor dogs, pack animals, poms: Hi Hannah, You are absolutely correct. For one thing, summer s are brutal for a pom. Also, it s not really safe for them considering their small size. Poms are not outdoor dogs. They are bred to be companions and want/need to be with you. All dogs...

Dogs--Pomeranians: CHARACTER AND BREEDING AGE LIMIT, dogs and puppies, poms
dogs and puppies, poms, behavior problems: Hi Kristin, Thanks for writing. An untrained or poorly bred male or female pom can be yappy. I would not bred your female and here s why: There are MILLIONS of dogs and puppies that are put to death every year in animal shelters. There is not enough homes...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Chewing on carpet and furniture, bitter apple spray, baby teeth
bitter apple spray, baby teeth, rawhides: She is getting too much freedom whitout supervision, it sounds like. :o) Maybe you need to reign in the fun unless you are there to watch her. Try spraying bitter apple spray or maybe some hot sauce in inconspicuous spots where she chews? make sure when you...

Dogs--Pomeranians: CONSTANT panting..., proch, heart problems
proch, heart problems, poms: This sounds strange... not sure what it could be. You are doing the right thing by taking her in. She may be old. She may have heart problems or just be frightened. It is hard for me to tell if I am not seeing the dog but the signs don t sound familiar...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Coat, downy undercoat, companion animals
downy undercoat, companion animals, poms: Poms are a spitz breed with a double cota-one of which is a downy undercoat. This is usually shed twice a year. They should be brushed regulaly to avoid matting and they do great with kids if they are used to being around kids and if the kids are taught...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Collapsing Trachea, collapsing trachea, heart muscle
collapsing trachea, heart muscle, happy holidays: I am sorry he has to go through that. I am afraid that your vet is right-it usually doesn t show up till they are about 5 yrs old and gets worse with time so at this early age I wouldn t give him a very good prognosis. Having said that you MIGHT have some...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Color of my pom, adult coat, fluffy hair
adult coat, fluffy hair, orange color: You have yourselves an orange sable Pom. He will lose the grey and a lot of the black and be a very orange color-I am sure just like his parents. Wolf sable is the rarest color Poms come in and most puppies sold as wolf sables are actually cream or orange...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Concerned., backyard breeder, nuetered
backyard breeder, nuetered, spayed: Have your pets spayed and nuetered by the time they are 6 mo old. You would hate to have her get preganant and lose her due to complications becuase she is too young or too small. http://mywebpages.comcast.net/NoPuppyMillsVA/What_is_a_Backyard_Breeder_/what_is_a_backyard_breeder_.html...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Out of Control Barking, dogwhisperer, obedience classes
dogwhisperer, obedience classes, nationalgeographic: You should take this Pom to obedience classes. This is bad manners. I am no expert on canine training but IF IT WERE MY DOG, I would use a choke chain just as a training tool and gently give a slight tug and then let loose at the barks. Also give a comand...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Coprophagia, pedigree puppy, puppy bites
pedigree puppy, puppy bites, dry dog food: Sometimes they are eating thier poo because there are still appealing scents in it due to it not all being digested. It still smells like it has food value. It is not a good practice as it can lead to tooth decay. I have a couple of poo eaters too and I...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Coughing Pom, heart meds, fluid in the lungs
heart meds, fluid in the lungs, enlarged heart: AN enlarged heart will cause him to caugh. It creates fluid in the lungs. There is no cure and you just have to love him the days he has left. Make him as comfortable as you can. If the vet has given you meds then be sure to keep up with them. I am...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Crying, baby playpen, exercise pen
baby playpen, exercise pen, poms: First of all I never let any of my Poms go before 12 weeks of age. This little guy you have is just a baby and he misses his mother and that is normal. Most pet shops now have a disk that can be warmed in the microwave and you need to pay attendtion...

Dogs--Pomeranians: car rides, copper color, kennel cough
copper color, kennel cough, nutrical: The drooling in the car is from being cars sick. If he is doing it around a lot of new people then it is probably shock. Both can be combated with a squirt of Nutrical or Nutristat-something you should be carrying around with you wherever your puppy is. ...

Dogs--Pomeranians: caughing, collapsing trachea, kennel cough
collapsing trachea, kennel cough, allegeries: It sounds like you may have a Pom with either collapsing trachea or kennel cough. Yes, you should go to the vet to find out what it is and how to help. It MAY be the allegeries but if you don t know you can t help. These sites may be helpful http://www.vetinfo4dogs.com/dtrachea.html...

Dogs--Pomeranians: changing personality in my pom, puppy training, dog trainer
puppy training, dog trainer, good behavior: It is hard to tell without seeing the dog in action and without seeing what is provoking him but I would suggest you get the Cesar s Way book and watch The Dog Whisperer . I have been and I have tried several of his techniques and they have worked. First...

Dogs--Pomeranians: chewing feet, dachshund, best of luck
dachshund, best of luck, paw: Chewing their feet could be from any number of reasons like allergies, boredom or injury. Only your vet can diagnose for sure. Here are some links that may help- http://www.dachshund.org/health_paw_licking.html http://www.ingleburnvet.com.au/atopynovar.htm...

Dogs--Pomeranians: chewing on his legs, feet legs, cooked meats
feet legs, cooked meats, hind feet: Your dog could be suffering from allergies from any number of sources-food, fleas, detergents. For the sores you could try coliodal silver or hydrocortison cream. Maybe ask your vet to take a look at it and see if there are things you can change at home....

Dogs--Pomeranians: chewing on paws, nervous habit, soemthing
nervous habit, soemthing, allergic reactions: Buy the book Cesar s Way and try some ofhis techniques. When you see her doing it sshh her firmly and give her soemthing else to do. Make sure you are walking her every day for at least 30-45 minutes so she doesn t build up nervouys habits and make sure...

Dogs--Pomeranians: choking on dog hair, cheap dog food, quality dog food
cheap dog food, quality dog food, couple of times a year: You need to groom him everyday to get out the loose hair he is sheding. A male pom only sheds a couple of times a year so if you can get past this stage you probably won t have any problems. Be sure you feed him good quality dog food...cheap dog food...

Dogs--Pomeranians: coat, purina beneful, kibbles and bits
purina beneful, kibbles and bits, quality dog food: Hi Ursula, I recommend that you feed him a high quality dog food. Stay away from commercial brands in the grocery stores. (Alpo, Kibbles and Bits, Purina Beneful, Pedigree, etc.) They are junk. Science diet, Pro Plan, Eukanuba and Iams are better. If...

Dogs--Pomeranians: colors, parents and grandparents, different colors
parents and grandparents, different colors, brown eyes: depends on the color of the parents and grandparents of both dogs. just like 2 blondes with blue eyes could have a brown haired child with brown eyes... http://www.dogplay.com/GettingDog/checklist.html http://www.dogplay.com/Breeding/breeding.html ...

Dogs--Pomeranians: confining and crate training, crate training, lunch hour
crate training, lunch hour, baby gate: I persoanlly would not crate a puppy that long. It is not bad for them but it is a ling time to a pup. I think your idfea of sectionaing off the bathroom is GREAT! Leave potty pads down, bedding, food and water and TOYS-make sure you have baby proofed it...

Dogs--Pomeranians: congenital luxating patella, luxating patella, little babies
luxating patella, little babies, toy breed: Melinda, Hello! As far as I know, there isn t much to be done about your dog s disorder. As far as surgery goes, it s probably very dangerous to put a dog as small as yours under an anesthesia. Your vet should inform you of that. I would think that they...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Not connecting with my Pom, little puppy, alpha leader
little puppy, alpha leader, countless amounts: I understand. Sometimes when we have a pet we just don t click... and sometimes we expect more than they can give. There are some things you could be doing differently that I think may give you better results. You should give your dog three things and in...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Out of control Pom, rawhide bone, exercise pen
rawhide bone, exercise pen, wits end: From your email you have confused her changing from the deck to the yard. Remember she is just 4 months old and very much a baby. Is there anyway you can put her in an exercise pen like in the garage or utility room and only take her out after she...

Dogs--Pomeranians: crating, exercise pen, chewies
exercise pen, chewies, poms: It sounds like she has everything she needs while you are away. Just make sure she has toys-stuffed animal to curl up with, maybe an old mismatched sock of yours to tote around like a prize, some chewies and a couple balls to chase around... ;) This sounds...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Should I cut my pom's hair?, chow chows, alaskan malamutes
chow chows, alaskan malamutes, thick fur: Hi Lavelle, The hair would probably grow back if you cut it, but there is a condition called post-clipping alopecia. This is a common condition found primarily in sled dogs (Pomeranians, Samoyeds, Siberian Huskies, Alaskan Malamutes, Keeshonds, and Chow...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Diabeties, adult onset diabetes, limb numbness
adult onset diabetes, limb numbness, onset diabetes mellitus: Sorry it took so long-I answered you but forgot to push the send button. oops. I have no experience with diabetes in dogs but my brother in law has and father in law had it and from I know of it, it can cause eye site problems as well as limb numbness due...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Double row of Teeth, puppy teeth, wisdom teeth
puppy teeth, wisdom teeth, pain killers: The best way to help you is to refer you to my website www.bi-mar.com on my site I have written an article on how to deal with double row of puppy teeth. I prefer to take them out myself rather than take a chance on a vet killing a pup with too...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Dry nose on pom., flax seed oil, zinc deficiencies
flax seed oil, zinc deficiencies, carney maryland: If your vet says he is healthy then I would go with that. *shrug* :) But if you are still concerned you may want to check with your vet and then see if adding some Flax Seed Oil to your dogs diet can improve the moisture of your dogs nose within a short space...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Dry nose, flax seed oil, canine body
flax seed oil, canine body, dry climate: If your vet says he is healthy then I would go with that. *shrug* I would suspect that the dry climate you live in would have a direct effect on how dry its nose is. :)But if you are still concerned you may want to check with your vet and then see if adding...

Dogs--Pomeranians: dental, spay and neuter, front teeth
spay and neuter, front teeth, pom: Hi Betty, Unfortunetly, yes it is. It is very important to keep their teeth clean. My pom lost a tooth at the age of three! He had his teeth cleaned at the vet when he was three. I will continue to have them cleaned by the vet about every two or three...

Dogs--Pomeranians: differences, harsh weather conditions, small spitz
harsh weather conditions, small spitz, kinship ties: Poms come in a variety of colors and due to some unethical breeding pracitces they can come in a variety of coat textures/personality differences- good and bad and structural variables. Pomeranians enjoy kinship ties with such breeds as the Samoyed, the...

Dogs--Pomeranians: disposition of a Pomeranian, sound temperment, playful dispositions
sound temperment, playful dispositions, male yorkie: Hi Robin, Yes, they get along well with other dogs and they are playful. If you want to get a dog that is healthy, typey, and has a sound temperment, it s extremely important that find a reputable show breeder. Feel free to write again. Best Regards,...

Dogs--Pomeranians: My dog, poms, pom
poms, pom: You haven t told me the size of your Pom. Weight alone does not tell me if she is a large Pom, small Pom or a medium sized dog. My Poms weigh between 5 and 6 pounds as I breed for show. But there are Poms that are 12 to 15 lbs or more and they are just...

Dogs--Pomeranians: dog aggression, scottish terriers, unprovoked attacks
scottish terriers, unprovoked attacks, scotties: If this dog were being eval d by the humane society and it exhibited these behaviors it would not be offered for adoption. It is up to you whether you are willing to work with a dog like this. It could be the way she was born into this work but I suspect...

Dogs--Pomeranians: My dog lost her husband and now won't eat., cottage cheese, deli meat
cottage cheese, deli meat, grieving process: At her size you need to make sure you give her whatever she wats till she is past the grieving process. You can use cottage cheese, yogurt, raw burger, cooked chicken breats, deli meat-whatever. Keep her eating. she is just sad. check with your vet...

Dogs--Pomeranians: My dog is a Pomeranian, science diet, excessive exercise
science diet, excessive exercise, petstore: Gal, Hello! If your Pomeranian is overweight, I would recommend a diet for him. There are many different kinds of foods out there that are made to assist your dog in loosing weight. Usually, they carry the fit & trim title. Also, I would advise some...

Dogs--Pomeranians: dog, shih tzu, margie
shih tzu, margie, pup: Margie, Hello! I apologize for taking so long to answer, but I wasn t sure what to tell you. Now I ve researched it just a bit. From what I understand, most dogs don t mourn for their pups once they are gone. From my experience, they didn t know the...

Dogs--Pomeranians: dry hair, vet check, salmon oil
vet check, salmon oil, healthy oils: Salmon oil is great to add to the kibble to help clear up dry skin but if you don t have it then olive oil works good too-about 1 tsp should do it. You may also want to have your vet check for drandruf mites as they look like dry skin and are a type of parasite....

Dogs--Pomeranians: Eating poop, raw food diet, behavior issues
raw food diet, behavior issues, housetraining: Thsi is VERY common in dogs. Sometimes it is behavior issues and sometimes it is becuase there are still nutrients in the feces that makes it seem palatable. For eating his own you can buy some over the counter stuff to add to his food that should make his...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Epileptic seizure, hereditary health problems, epileptic seizure
hereditary health problems, epileptic seizure, nerve signal: I do not have any experience with seizures other than those caused by hypoglycemia in some of the very young or weak pups I have had so I did some research and found this information. Although these may affect poms, they are not KNOWN for this. Like all...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Extremely Dry Skin, spay and neuter, purina one
spay and neuter, purina one, quality dog food: Hi Jackie, ***additional info added Purina-One is a very low-quality dog food. Bill-Jac isn t that great either. Feed her human-grade kibble/canned foods such as: Petguard, Wellness, Innova, California Natural, Canidae, Chicken Soup for the Soul, etc....

Dogs--Pomeranians: ears, jack russell terrier, floppy ears
jack russell terrier, floppy ears, two puppies: Depending on the age, it sounds like the cartiladge is just now hardening. It is Normal. But, since they are mixes, I cannot be sure what part the terrier is playing in the formation of the ears. When pups are young the cartiladge is still malable. Have...

Dogs--Pomeranians: eating & temper, pappions, pig ears
pappions, pig ears, knuckle bones: No such thing as a toy Pom... :o) Poms are a member of the toy group of dogs-chi s, pappions, yorkies, maltese-all toys dogs. If youthink your dog is not eating enough you can offer it more. I free feed most of my Poms. It helps keep their blood suger...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Not eating well, xrays, poms
xrays, poms, pom: I would be concerned as well. I would take her in for Xrays as she may have some internal issues that are affecting her ability to get well on her own. Dogs DO get depressed but these sound like health issues rather than emotional. -Trish www.geminipoms.co...

Dogs--Pomeranians: excessive biting, gobs, pup
gobs, pup, baby girl: It is normal for pups to bite. You will need to teach her early on that she cannot do that or it may get worse. Check out the archives for answers to most questions you might have about your new pup :o) There are lots. I have also compiled GOBS of info...

Dogs--Pomeranians: excessive shedding pomeranian, bald patches, boiled chicken
bald patches, boiled chicken, chicken and rice: Because of her past illness all bets are off as far as her coat goes. The coat is the first to reat when there is an impbalance in the dog so recovering will usually mean a loss of coat and then a regrowth. I would expect her regrowth to be noticable in...

Dogs--Pomeranians: excitement urination, excitement urination, submissive urination
excitement urination, submissive urination, linoleum: I don t know the percentage but it is a common confidance issue in a lot of dogs-here is more info on it http://www.idahohumanesociety.com/caretrain/urination.html and submissive urination- http://www.geocities.com/Petsburgh/7742/training/submissive.htm...

Dogs--Pomeranians: excitment peeing, excitement urination, adult dogs
excitement urination, adult dogs, higher rank: Hope this helps- Submissive Urination copyright 1995 - 2002 Bohnenkamp, Perfect Paws It s normal for dogs to urinate when they want to demonstrate submission. Even a dog that is otherwise housetrained may leave dribbles and puddles of urine at your...

Dogs--Pomeranians: eye discoloration, pet supply catalogs, unsightly stains
pet supply catalogs, unsightly stains, white dogs: Tear staining is VERY common in dogs and is most noticable in the lighter colored ones. Some is genetic and some may be envirnmental. I have some white dogs that tear way more than others and some of her offspring do and some don t. There are eye drops...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Fearful after grooming, anal glands, emergency vet
anal glands, emergency vet, odd behavior: That is odd behavior. I would think about getting a new groomer. She may have gotten very frightened or scolded by them. I don t know. She may have also been nipped with the clippers and is hurt or scared. I would give her more time with consoling. If...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Feeding and drinking, loose stool, soft food
loose stool, soft food, chicken wing: At 2 she probably does not need to free feed unless she is under 4 pounds and may get hypoglycemic. Just feed 1/4 cup in the AM and maybe a chicken wing or marrow bone at night. Soft food usually causes loose stool. If you feed past 6 or so or within just...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Feeding & Potty training, purina beneful, kibbles and bits
purina beneful, kibbles and bits, neura meats: Hi Stephanie, I would feed her as much as she wants several times a day. At Petsmart.com in the middle of the home page is a pet food calculator. I recommend that you feed her a high quality dog food. Stay away from commercial brands in the grocery stores....

Dogs--Pomeranians: Feeding a pom, leg bones, cottage cheese
leg bones, cottage cheese, boiled chicken: If you are concerned you can add plain yugurt or cottage cheese to his diet. You can supplement with boiled chicken or raw ground meat. Depending on how long you are to care for the dog and if he is loosing a lot of weight it may be something else health...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Feeding and snapping at people, little champions, wet food
little champions, wet food, chicken and rice: Hi Angela, You have a BRAT! ((I love brats..)) Poms are extrememly fussy eatters and I have personally been dealing with this for years. I use Little Champions in the tear open pouches - they are very wet food and come in variety packages - I put this over...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Feeding,toileting Everything Help, purina beneful, sally s beauty supply
purina beneful, sally s beauty supply, rat tail comb: Hi Bree, How sweet of you to rescue this dog! I am sure she will be a grateful and loyal companion. Putting frontline on her will get rid of the fleas. If you haven t already, I would have her checked for worms by your vet even if the rescue dewormed...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Feeding, spay and neuter, spay and neuter your pets
spay and neuter, spay and neuter your pets, homemade diet: Hi Glenda, Why don t you try to feed her human grade canned foods such as: Petguard, Wellness, Innova, California Natural, or Canidae, Chicken Soup for the Soul, etc.? You can add fresh foods like beef, chicken, fish, cottage cheese, yogurt (without added...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Female Pomeranian Behavior, own toys, single most important aspect
own toys, single most important aspect, crate training: It sounds like your pup wasn t socialized very much as a new baby so it is up to you to do that. Give lots of praise and encouragement when she comes to you. Try having treats around the house you can just pick up and offer. She is still VERY much a baby...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Female Poms & their litters, backyard breeder, litters
backyard breeder, litters, mywebpages: Depends on the girl and how healthy she is, how well protected she is from parasites, her lineage and how healthy her sire and dam were/are. Depends on how well she bounces back from her previous litter and how drained the pups made her. There is a lot...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Female shedding, supply books, colored hair
supply books, colored hair, skin disorders: Hello! Your situation does not sound normal. The only reason your Pom should be shedding that bad is if she is going through her normal shed, and if that s the case, there isn t really anything you can do. Poms will shed A LOT when they go through this,...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Just a Few ?'s, puppy proof, lunch hours
puppy proof, lunch hours, archived questions: Normally I would say that crating for that length of time isn t a good idea but if your little pup seems to prefer it and you are amkign sure he has food and water throughout his kennel stay then I would say do what you know your pup prefers. :) It is probably...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Fighting Pomeranians, intact males, pomeranians
intact males, pomeranians, separate rooms: Hi Cecilia, These dogs are never going to get along unless you have them neutered. They will continue to fight for the females and exhibit other agressive behaviors associated with intact males. Most likely, they are marking their territory with urine...

Dogs--Pomeranians: First Dog, apartment dogs, dogs girls
apartment dogs, dogs girls, great companions: Poms are great apartment dogs. Girls are absolutely no easier or harder to own/train/keep than boys. Choose a Pom that suite your personality not by its gender. :) Posm are middle of the road as far as trainability-in all the hundreds of AKC breeds....

Dogs--Pomeranians: FOOT FETISH, spay and neuter, spay and neuter your pets
spay and neuter, spay and neuter your pets, foot fetish: Hi Shelley, No, this is not a pom trait. Dogs, just like people, have preferences for certain things. My pom likes to attack and play with my gloves when I put them on. It is great fun for him and I enjoy it as well. Best Regards, Carrie PLEASE...

Dogs--Pomeranians: FOUR MONTH OLD POMERANIAN, shitzhu, best guess
shitzhu, best guess, adult weight: I don t know anything about Shitzhu s so I cannot say how big your pup should get. My best guess would be about 6 lbs. You average the adult weight of the parents. We use a chart where you double the weight at 12 weeks and that gives you the best adult...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Follow up Question, sudden stress, verbal argument
sudden stress, verbal argument, emailbox: Actually, I DID answer the follow up and I got a repeat of the follow up question in my emailbox. That is why I clicked the response that it was a repeat. I got these 2 emails- Trish thank you very much for your time,concern, and opinions. I would like...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Foot Ordor, dr scholl, poms
dr scholl, poms, pomp: Dogs sweat through their feet and a slight (almost unnoticable to humans) odor may be put off there. When a dog scratches it s feet, it is leaving its scent mark. You shouldn t be able to smell it though and it should not be offensive. It sounds like your...

Dogs--Pomeranians: 7 week old POM – how do I deal with its incessant whining, play pen, little face
Dogs--Pomeranians: 7 week old POM – how do I deal with its incessant whining, play pen, little face, night time

Dogs--Pomeranians: Agressive Barking, pom, superiority
Dogs--Pomeranians: Agressive Barking, pom, superiority

Dogs--Pomeranians: Alopecia in poms, 3v caps, skin formula
Dogs--Pomeranians: Alopecia in poms, 3v caps, skin formula, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: Bad Pom Behavior-Out of Control, budgies, naughty boy
Dogs--Pomeranians: Bad Pom Behavior-Out of Control, budgies, naughty boy, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: Barking, annoying behavior, two dogs
Dogs--Pomeranians: Barking, annoying behavior, two dogs, bad behavior

Dogs--Pomeranians: Barking Pom!, pomeranian, pennies
Dogs--Pomeranians: Barking Pom!, pomeranian, pennies, success rate

Dogs--Pomeranians: Biting and aggression, breathing creature, drift
Dogs--Pomeranians: Biting and aggression, breathing creature, drift

Dogs--Pomeranians: Breed Specific food for my Pomeranian, premium dog foods, teeth and gums
Dogs--Pomeranians: Breed Specific food for my Pomeranian, premium dog foods, teeth and gums, tooth loss

Dogs--Pomeranians: My two baby pom's, gentle tug, wee wee pads
Dogs--Pomeranians: My two baby pom's, gentle tug, wee wee pads, belly band

Dogs--Pomeranians: bathing, pomeranian puppy, eye area
Dogs--Pomeranians: bathing, pomeranian puppy, eye area, pomeranian

Dogs--Pomeranians: how do i break a baby pom from biting, pom, dominance
Dogs--Pomeranians: how do i break a baby pom from biting, pom, dominance

Dogs--Pomeranians: breathing problems, cat version, small dogs
Dogs--Pomeranians: breathing problems, cat version, small dogs, trachea

Dogs--Pomeranians: breeding, testicle, tumor
Dogs--Pomeranians: breeding, testicle, tumor, dogs

Dogs--Pomeranians: breeding a parti-pom, miracle of life, battlefields
Dogs--Pomeranians: breeding a parti-pom, miracle of life, battlefields, kudos

Dogs--Pomeranians: CHARACTER AND BREEDING AGE LIMIT, generic answer, 8 years
Dogs--Pomeranians: CHARACTER AND BREEDING AGE LIMIT, generic answer, 8 years, health

Dogs--Pomeranians: CONSTANT panting..., pom, baby girl
Dogs--Pomeranians: CONSTANT panting..., pom, baby girl, pant

Dogs--Pomeranians: Out of Control Barking, tracheas, pomeranian
Dogs--Pomeranians: Out of Control Barking, tracheas, pomeranian

Dogs--Pomeranians: Coprophagia, dry food, feces
Dogs--Pomeranians: Coprophagia, dry food, feces, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: congenital luxating patella, luxating patella, grouchy
Dogs--Pomeranians: congenital luxating patella, luxating patella, grouchy, melinda

Dogs--Pomeranians: Should I cut my pom's hair?, pomeranians, pom
Dogs--Pomeranians: Should I cut my pom's hair?, pomeranians, pom, black spots

Dogs--Pomeranians: Diabeties, symptom of diabetes, diabetes causes
Dogs--Pomeranians: Diabeties, symptom of diabetes, diabetes causes, pomeranians

Dogs--Pomeranians: My dog lost her husband and now won't eat., pom
Dogs--Pomeranians: My dog lost her husband and now won't eat., pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: My dog is a Pomeranian, science diet, wet food
Dogs--Pomeranians: My dog is a Pomeranian, science diet, wet food, quarter cup

Dogs--Pomeranians: Epileptic seizure, temperature bath, quiet room
Dogs--Pomeranians: Epileptic seizure, temperature bath, quiet room, seizures

Dogs--Pomeranians: eye discoloration, bottled spring water, bark park
Dogs--Pomeranians: eye discoloration, bottled spring water, bark park, tap water

Dogs--Pomeranians: Fearful after grooming, groomer, skin infection
Dogs--Pomeranians: Fearful after grooming, groomer, skin infection, month and a half

Dogs--Pomeranians: Feeding,toileting Everything Help, food training, litter tray
Dogs--Pomeranians: Feeding,toileting Everything Help, food training, litter tray, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: What to feed your dog, banana chips, boiled egg
Dogs--Pomeranians: What to feed your dog, banana chips, boiled egg, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: feeding my pomeranian, natural balance, petco
Dogs--Pomeranians: feeding my pomeranian, natural balance, petco, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: female pomeranian behavior, tasmanian devil, kneecap
Dogs--Pomeranians: female pomeranian behavior, tasmanian devil, kneecap, pomeranians

Dogs--Pomeranians: A few days after Reeses' Vaccination..., collapsed trachea, bordetella vaccine
Dogs--Pomeranians: A few days after Reeses' Vaccination..., collapsed trachea, bordetella vaccine, kennel cough

Dogs--Pomeranians: Growth, vet
Dogs--Pomeranians: Growth, vet

Dogs--Pomeranians: grooming, lion cut, clumps
Dogs--Pomeranians: grooming, lion cut, clumps, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: Hair Loss - Pomeranian, microscopic mites, pomeranian
Dogs--Pomeranians: Hair Loss - Pomeranian, microscopic mites, pomeranian, immune system

Dogs--Pomeranians: Haircut/Grooming, thick coat, pomeranians
Dogs--Pomeranians: Haircut/Grooming, thick coat, pomeranians, spring summer

Dogs--Pomeranians: health, eagle pack, dog food
Dogs--Pomeranians: health, eagle pack, dog food, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: house training/seperation anxiety, good buddies, pomeranians
Dogs--Pomeranians: house training/seperation anxiety, good buddies, pomeranians, baby gate

Dogs--Pomeranians: what human food can i feed her?, human food, food diet
Dogs--Pomeranians: what human food can i feed her?, human food, food diet, dog foods

Dogs--Pomeranians: did i get jipped??, poms, akc
Dogs--Pomeranians: did i get jipped??, poms, akc, flat tail

Dogs--Pomeranians: Litter box, apron, fuss
Dogs--Pomeranians: Litter box, apron, fuss

Dogs--Pomeranians: Loose Knee Vs. Luxated patella =(, rimadyl, dogs
Dogs--Pomeranians: Loose Knee Vs. Luxated patella =(, rimadyl, dogs

Dogs--Pomeranians: lg black pomeranian, pom, companion
Dogs--Pomeranians: lg black pomeranian, pom, companion, dna line

Dogs--Pomeranians: lifespan-heavy breathing, congestive heart failure, heart murmur
Dogs--Pomeranians: lifespan-heavy breathing, congestive heart failure, heart murmur, heart medication

Dogs--Pomeranians: loosing his hair, low thyroid, thyroid problem
Dogs--Pomeranians: loosing his hair, low thyroid, thyroid problem, thyroid

Dogs--Pomeranians: milk, washing frequently, baby wipes, groomers
Dogs--Pomeranians: milk, washing frequently, baby wipes, groomers, sugar content

Dogs--Pomeranians: Two month Pom with loose knee, congenital disease, knee surgery
Dogs--Pomeranians: Two month Pom with loose knee, congenital disease, knee surgery, surgury

Dogs--Pomeranians: Nippy Pom Puppy
Dogs--Pomeranians: Nippy Pom Puppy

Dogs--Pomeranians: I need answers, pomeranians, pomeranian
Dogs--Pomeranians: I need answers, pomeranians, pomeranian

Dogs--Pomeranians: Open coat ? Full size at what age?, pomeranian, pomme
Dogs--Pomeranians: Open coat ? Full size at what age?, pomeranian, pomme, tomi

Dogs--Pomeranians: Parti Pom Reverse Sneeze and Congested Breathing, dogs, small breed
Dogs--Pomeranians: Parti Pom Reverse Sneeze and Congested Breathing, dogs, small breed, chicken gizzards

Dogs--Pomeranians: Please help I may have to sell my pom, little baby, own time
Dogs--Pomeranians: Please help I may have to sell my pom, little baby, own time, baby boy

Dogs--Pomeranians: POM/CHI puppy behavior, genitals, carrie
Dogs--Pomeranians: POM/CHI puppy behavior, genitals, carrie, walking in circles

Dogs--Pomeranians: POMMY FOOD, pet food companies, human grade ingredients
Dogs--Pomeranians: POMMY FOOD, pet food companies, human grade ingredients, kidney problems

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pom - aggressive/biting, outburst, pom
Dogs--Pomeranians: Pom - aggressive/biting, outburst, pom, growling dog

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pom Breeding Collapsing Trachea, pom breeder, horrible problem
Dogs--Pomeranians: Pom Breeding Collapsing Trachea, pom breeder, horrible problem, trachea

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pom chewing on the furniture, pom, boundaries
Dogs--Pomeranians: Pom chewing on the furniture, pom, boundaries, walks

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pom Feeding & Additional Questions on Growth, 5 months, pom
Dogs--Pomeranians: Pom Feeding & Additional Questions on Growth, 5 months, pom, good luck

Dogs--Pomeranians: My Pom-puppy biting and head tilting, loud voice, puppies
Dogs--Pomeranians: My Pom-puppy biting and head tilting, loud voice, puppies, ow

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pom training questions, chewies, litter box
Dogs--Pomeranians: Pom training questions, chewies, litter box, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranian Breeding, intact males
Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranian Breeding, intact males

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranian Growth Rate, lots of luck, pom
Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranian Growth Rate, lots of luck, pom, 5 months

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranian Growth, pom
Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranian Growth, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranian hair loss, drastic loss, core type
Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranian hair loss, drastic loss, core type, fish oils

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranian's tails, pom
Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranian's tails, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranian, dogs
Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranian, dogs

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranians toys, rawhide, vet
Dogs--Pomeranians: Pomeranians toys, rawhide, vet

Dogs--Pomeranians: Poms life span, garden sprays, selective hearing
Dogs--Pomeranians: Poms life span, garden sprays, selective hearing, squidge

Dogs--Pomeranians: Potty problems, little dogs, pup
Dogs--Pomeranians: Potty problems, little dogs, pup

Dogs--Pomeranians: Potty question, pom, pee
Dogs--Pomeranians: Potty question, pom, pee, sake

Dogs--Pomeranians: Puppy attachment, nap time, little fellow
Dogs--Pomeranians: Puppy attachment, nap time, little fellow, flea bite

Dogs--Pomeranians: Puppy is coughing, kennel cough, pom
Dogs--Pomeranians: Puppy is coughing, kennel cough, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: not a people person, pom
Dogs--Pomeranians: not a people person, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: pom's and children, pomeranians, pomeranian
Dogs--Pomeranians: pom's and children, pomeranians, pomeranian, 6 years

Dogs--Pomeranians: pom uglies or just not a pom?, bear hugs, poms
Dogs--Pomeranians: pom uglies or just not a pom?, bear hugs, poms, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: pomeranian behavior, cesar milan, pack leader
Dogs--Pomeranians: pomeranian behavior, cesar milan, pack leader, take the lead

Dogs--Pomeranians: pomeranian coat, olde english sheepdogs, cat allergies
Dogs--Pomeranians: pomeranian coat, olde english sheepdogs, cat allergies, allergic to dogs

Dogs--Pomeranians: pomeranian house training, pomeranian, carry case
Dogs--Pomeranians: pomeranian house training, pomeranian, carry case, six months

Dogs--Pomeranians: pomeranian problem, play pen, pom
Dogs--Pomeranians: pomeranian problem, play pen, pom, good luck

Dogs--Pomeranians: my puppy's behavior.. is it normal and what can i do?, shampooer, jack russell
Dogs--Pomeranians: my puppy's behavior.. is it normal and what can i do?, shampooer, jack russell, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: puppy growth, champion pedigree, offspring
Dogs--Pomeranians: puppy growth, champion pedigree, offspring, website www

Dogs--Pomeranians: pyrometra, vet surgeon, pyrometra
Dogs--Pomeranians: pyrometra, vet surgeon, pyrometra, vet hospital

Dogs--Pomeranians: Rescue Pom, small breed dogs, shedding season
Dogs--Pomeranians: Rescue Pom, small breed dogs, shedding season, wet foods

Dogs--Pomeranians: running away pom, obedience classes, obedience training
Dogs--Pomeranians: running away pom, obedience classes, obedience training, circumstances

Dogs--Pomeranians: Seizures, seizures and epilepsy, collapsing trachea
Dogs--Pomeranians: Seizures, seizures and epilepsy, collapsing trachea, occasional seizures

Dogs--Pomeranians: Stressed out pom, pomeranian, elderly man
Dogs--Pomeranians: Stressed out pom, pomeranian, elderly man, fleas

Dogs--Pomeranians: shedding & cheese, milk products, pom
Dogs--Pomeranians: shedding & cheese, milk products, pom, cheeses

Dogs--Pomeranians: size of my pomeranian, backyard breeder, toy size
Dogs--Pomeranians: size of my pomeranian, backyard breeder, toy size, pomeranian

Dogs--Pomeranians: skin, thyroid problem, gaining weight
Dogs--Pomeranians: skin, thyroid problem, gaining weight, blood tests

Dogs--Pomeranians: snoring, poodle mix, poodle
Dogs--Pomeranians: snoring, poodle mix, poodle, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: Teddy my pom, thin coat, poms
Dogs--Pomeranians: Teddy my pom, thin coat, poms, answering questions

Dogs--Pomeranians: Teeting Pomeranian, wet face, face cloth
Dogs--Pomeranians: Teeting Pomeranian, wet face, face cloth, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: about Tim, pomeranians, stuffed toys
Dogs--Pomeranians: about Tim, pomeranians, stuffed toys, pomeranian

Dogs--Pomeranians: i think my little girl has a collapsing trachea : (, pom, consolation
Dogs--Pomeranians: i think my little girl has a collapsing trachea : (, pom, consolation, collapsing trachea

Dogs--Pomeranians: training older pom, collapsing trachea, x rays
Dogs--Pomeranians: training older pom, collapsing trachea, x rays, pomeranian

Dogs--Pomeranians: Just turning a year old, vet, dogs
Dogs--Pomeranians: Just turning a year old, vet, dogs, sleep

Dogs--Pomeranians: Umbilical Hernias, hernia, doggie
Dogs--Pomeranians: Umbilical Hernias, hernia, doggie, good luck

Dogs--Pomeranians: Unknown illness???, intermittent problems, electrolytes
Dogs--Pomeranians: Unknown illness???, intermittent problems, electrolytes, addison

Dogs--Pomeranians: My ugly Pom, 3 years
Dogs--Pomeranians: My ugly Pom, 3 years

Dogs--Pomeranians: White Pomeranians, pom
Dogs--Pomeranians: White Pomeranians, pom

Dogs--Pomeranians: Wolf Sable Pup, puppy formula, puppy food
Dogs--Pomeranians: Wolf Sable Pup, puppy formula, puppy food, goats milk

Dogs--Pomeranians: I want a Pom Pup!, companian, pompom
Dogs--Pomeranians: I want a Pom Pup!, companian, pompom, pomeranian puppy for sale

Dogs--Pomeranians: what to feed, good dogs, little chicken
good dogs, little chicken, kibble: I feed my dogs Eukanuba but there are a lot of good dogs foods at the pet shops. Just don t buy from the grocery stores. And look for dogs foods that are preserved with Vitamin E. You might add a little chicken (canned) to the kibble this usually...

Dogs--Pomeranians: What to feed your dog, organic muesli, sojourner farms
organic muesli, sojourner farms, neura meats: Hi Natalie, Here are some previous responses I wrote which will help you: 1st Response: There are some higher quality dog foods (kibble and canned) such as Wellness, Canidae, Solid Gold, Chicken Soup for the Soul, etc. Also, there are dehydrated dog...

Dogs--Pomeranians: What can I feed my Pomeranians that they will like?, skinless chicken breasts, pomeranians
skinless chicken breasts, pomeranians, chicken and rice: I do not make up home made food for my Poms...but I have cooked chicken and rice like you do and while it is hot add dog kibble. There are several good products on the market, but only buy from a pet food store not the grocery. I feed Eukanub...

Dogs--Pomeranians: what to feed him, humaine society, protein level
humaine society, protein level, feed quality: Chances are he has been mistreated and is scared. It takes a long time to gain the trust of a dog like this. I also do rescue and these dogs are so frighten of being abused they hide. Offer him some treats and pet him when he comes to you. Feed quality...

Dogs--Pomeranians: feeding and bathroom, bowel movements, best of luck
bowel movements, best of luck, pom: Make sure she has all the food and water she wants at all times and you will know she is getting enough. If you let her out and she doesn t go-don t be alarmed if all other signs are that she is normal. :o) If you don t offer her people food she will eat...

Dogs--Pomeranians: feeding & eating habits, quality dog food, puppychow
quality dog food, puppychow, cottage cheese: First of all, stop the table food and give him only 1/2 cup of dry Eukanuba in a bowl everyday. He gets nothing else until he eats it. If you do get worried about him you can always mix up a teaspoon of cottage cheese in it. But get him back to eating...

Dogs--Pomeranians: feeding new puppy, spay and neuter, scramble egg
spay and neuter, scramble egg, spay and neuter your pets: Hi Nanci, Yes, egg is great. I recommend a homemade diet. Feed fresh foods like beef, chicken, fish, cottage cheese, yogurt (without added sugar), cheese, brown rice, oatmeal, eggs, veggies, fruit, etc. I never feed my pom junk food or anything with...

Dogs--Pomeranians: feeding my pom, table scraps, chicken legs
table scraps, chicken legs, dry food: Is there a problem with feeding her your food? If that is what you have been doing and it is what she likes... becuase if it wasn t available, she will eat her dog food. :o) She will. She may not eat as much or as often... which is probqably a good thing...

Dogs--Pomeranians: feeding my pomeranian, beef bones, diamond brand
beef bones, diamond brand, cottage cheese: Depends on the age and size. I feed IAMS and Diamond brand foods. If it is a pup you can supplament with wet food and yogurt and cottage cheese. Check the bag for feeding amounts. You can give uncooked beef bones or duck feet for knawing. Best of luck...

Dogs--Pomeranians: feeding and potty training, potty training tips, toy breed
potty training tips, toy breed, poms: There is no such thing as a toy pom. :) All Poms are in the catagory of toy breed. Poms can be litterbox trained IF you are willing to put the time and effort into the training. And your pup will eat when it is hungry. Depnding on the size of the pup...

Dogs--Pomeranians: feeding, meat chicken, tiny pieces
meat chicken, tiny pieces, fresh foods: Hello again Faith, It s fine to feed her veggies. Cut them up in very tiny pieces first. (Don t feed her salad dressing though.) If she is eating only fresh foods half her food intact a day should come from meat, chicken, or fish. Let me know if you...

Dogs--Pomeranians: feedings and size, american kennel club, dry dog food
american kennel club, dry dog food, blood suger: carrots are fine, and the dry kibble (top quality dry dog food from a pet store or vet) available is a great idea. You want to free feed a Pom this size till they are at least a year old so they do not get low blood suger. He will eat when he is hungry....

Dogs--Pomeranians: female pomeranian behavior, hells bells, hyperness
hells bells, hyperness, mile a minute: I am not sure I know that anything IS wrong with her. At that age... she is a teenager. She sounds like she is just going a little crazy for fun. Letting loose. *shrug* not real sure. I have some that get so excited that they play hard and butt-tuck...

Dogs--Pomeranians: A few days after Reeses' Vaccination..., pyrantel pamoate dewormer, canine bordetella
pyrantel pamoate dewormer, canine bordetella, corona virus: Never let any vet give a small toy breed all these vaccines at one time..they should be spaced out over at least two weeks apart. Most vets do not understand the toy breeds as well as they should or do not have the experience in these breeds. I have had...

Dogs--Pomeranians: A few questions...Barking, Socialization etc., puppy store, yapper
puppy store, yapper, bark bark: Congrats on your new Pom! :o) Many of your questions and concerns are VERY VERY common for forst time Pom opwners so don t feel sdilly. You can check out the archives to get most of your answers. :o) You can also check out my links page to see all the...

Dogs--Pomeranians: finicky pomeranian, low blood sugar, breed puppy
low blood sugar, breed puppy, puppy food: With a toy breed puppy the rules to training are not the same. :) You should be allowing your puppy to free feed for the first year. 2 pounds is small and I would expect him not to be more than 3 1/2-4 pounds grown. It is just safer to allow the free feeding...

Dogs--Pomeranians: How to fix my pom toileting problems?, best of luck, dog food
best of luck, dog food, pee: Treats all the time can be unhealthy for your Pom. They can make him fat and not eat the food that is actaully giving him nutrition. He is still quite young and being in 3 homes before yours you do not know for sure how they were training him. You should...

Dogs--Pomeranians: food & bathing, science diet, wet weather
science diet, wet weather, deoderant: You should not be switching foods on your dog like that. It is not good for her digestive tract. If you are going to try a new food you need to give 1/2 of the old mixed with 1/2 of the new for w few days then a little more of the new and then a little more...

Dogs--Pomeranians: food and litter trian???, low blood suger, litter box training
low blood suger, litter box training, litterbox: Fr a puppy his size and age you should free feed which means you fill the bowl every time it is empty and let him eat when/as much as he wants. Poms (or toy breeds) are prone to hypoglycemia (low blood suger) if they go to long without a meal. If you want...

Dogs--Pomeranians: food for puppies, knuckle bones, adult coat
knuckle bones, adult coat, puppy food: 1) How long are Pomeranians considered puppies ? depends on the dog :o) Most are grown by a year but as far as coat, you can t expect a full grown adult coat till 2 which should get more and more luxurious up to 3. Potty training cannot be expected before...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Getting frustrated, internal clock, ear plugs
internal clock, ear plugs, trouble sleeping: Don t get up with her when she wines that early. You are setting her internal clock to need to go out at that time. Have her sleep in a different room where you can t hear her (ear plugs work well) in her crate. After a while she will sleep through the...

Dogs--Pomeranians: funny noise......., collapsing trachea, ft python
collapsing trachea, ft python, funny sound: From your description it sounds like she may be afflicted with a common Pom issue-collapsing trachea. At such a young age, I would have it checked as it is a condition that worsens with age. Otherwise, it could be what is called a reverse sneeze-not a big...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Gizmo Doesn't like me., poms, gizmo
poms, gizmo, pup: What you think is happening is probably so. Or he could just have a preference for women, that sometimes happens, too. What you might want to try to KEEP SHOWING HIM YOU LOVE HIM, and also carry treats around with you. Once he realizes you have treats and...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Glucosamine, large breed dogs, glucosime
large breed dogs, glucosime, glucosimine: It all depends on the kind of glucosime you are using-treat form, liquid form, dog food... an effective dose of glucosimine is 3500mg per day for large breed dogs, if you look at the ingredients most dog food companies put less than 500mg or only 5% of the...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Pom Questions, bristle brush, chicken soup for the soul
bristle brush, chicken soup for the soul, show dogs: I would just brush the coat now with a soft bristle brush. You will see this pup go through a puppy shed and that is when I use a comb/rake to take out all the dead undercoat. I have just started using Chicken soup for the soul (puppy)and so far the...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Grooming instuctions, organic muesli, sojourner farms
organic muesli, sojourner farms, neura meats: Hi Shirley, Trim the hair around the feet to keep them looking neat. (It makes the feet look cat-like.) Also, trim hair around the tip of ear (be careful) to give ears a rounded look. Finally, trim hair around backend. This keeps the dog cleaner and...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Grooming my Pomeranian, pomeranian, resistence
pomeranian, resistence, pom: At his age it may never be the same but if he is healthy and still has a lot of years left in him then it may very well grown back. Sometmes shaved Poms never get the same texture coat back so that will be somehting to watch for. If it is going to come back...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Grooming Pomeranian, brush strokes, motivators
brush strokes, motivators, pomeranian: Hi Joanna, Here is a response I wrote on grooming you may find helpful: It sounds like he s not use to being brushed. Brush him when he s hungry and you are calm. Bring the treats! Take him to the same spot every time you brush him and tell him, “It...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Grooming & Vaccinations, kitty heaven, vaccination history
kitty heaven, vaccination history, dear companion: Vets over vaccinate pets in our country. The vacines the vet gives will last for at least 3 years once the initial sets are given. I would do the round of 3 with this dog since you do not know its vaccination history. You should, however, give monthly treatments...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Grooming, firm grip, groomer
firm grip, groomer, poms: Linda, Hello! I m sorry it has taken so long to reply. I ve attempted to reply three times already, but before I finish, my computer disconnects! It s quiet irritating. Anyway... about your problem. It s important for your Pom to understand that...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Growling pup, hand furniture, gobs
hand furniture, gobs, poms: I would recomend that you try holding her muzzle shut and say firmly- No bite and hold it shut for a few seconds. She will get the picture soon enough. Also, hold her on her back for a few seconds, several times a day so that she gets to understand that...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Growth, pom, 10 months
pom, 10 months, pup: to get a guesstimate on size most breeders (including myself) triple the 8 week weight or double the 12 week weight. They should be full grown by the time they are 10 months old and just fill out and get more coat. You can expect to have everything your...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Growth, adult coat, pom
adult coat, pom, gemini: There is no one answer to this as some lines of Poms will grow slowly over about 2 yrs and then some shoot up early and stop by 6 mo. The AVERAGE Pom will be done growing tall at about 8-12 months but will fill out and mature till about 2 yrs. At that time...

Dogs--Pomeranians: grooming, groomer, pomeranian
groomer, pomeranian, pom: Hi Pat, Most likely the hair will grow back. You don t really have much choice. You should have him shaved as soon as possible. Mats can be painful for a dog. Keep him protected from the sun to prevent sunburn, until his hair starts to grows back alittle....

Dogs--Pomeranians: grooming., longer hair, frined
longer hair, frined, pomeranian: If you use any kind of clippers then they will lose the long flowy coat and before you get started you should know exactly what your frined wants you to do. The directions they gave weren t very clear. Shaving is shaving and your safest bet it they like...

Dogs--Pomeranians: grooming, lion cut, bear cut
lion cut, bear cut, pomeranians: yes-the hair will grow back and many people will trim a Pom coat down to a lion cut or a teddy bear cut-either is fine and the coat will grow back. It is a matter of preference. But, the coat is made the way is as a form of insulation and in the winter keeps...

Dogs--Pomeranians: grooming, kv vet, dog clippers
kv vet, dog clippers, lambs wool: You might have to buy a good pair of grooming clippers like the ones the Professionals use in this trade. Look at Oster products as I feel you clippers do not seem to be doing the trick. There are several online vet supply companies that offer clippers...

Dogs--Pomeranians: grooming, dry brittle hair, quality dog food
dry brittle hair, quality dog food, chicken soup for the soul: First of all you need to feed a good quality dog food. I feed Eukanuba Premium Performance and Chicken Soup for the Soul. Second of all I use Mane n Tail shampoo to wash my Poms and you might also get some of their conditioner and use 1/2 teaspoon of it...

Dogs--Pomeranians: grooming, nail clippers, pom
nail clippers, pom, petsmart: Cheryl, Hello! You can use normal nail clippers for dogs to clip your Pom s nails. You should be able to buy a pair at your local pet store, or usually a grocery store sells them. If not, PetSmart.com has them. You will need to cut your Pom s nails...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Will it ever grow back????, mange mites, salmon oil
mange mites, salmon oil, black skin: There are many reasons why a Pom does not grow back their coats. In this case, you will need your vet to run some tests for Thyroid, mange mites, etc. Our breed depending of the bloodlines has a major problem call BSD which mean Black Skin Disease and...

Dogs--Pomeranians: growling pomeranian, thick coats, long periods of time
thick coats, long periods of time, warm lap: Sounds strange. I wonder if the dog is in pain--bad hips or something. Or maybe she s overwhelmed by the all attention or afraid. She is still getting use to a new environment. Can you talk to the people who had her to see if she has done this before? ...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Hair clipping, dense undercoat, spitz dogs
dense undercoat, spitz dogs, spitz type: Since your pet is a mix, there isn t a way to know for certain which breed your dogs attributes will most closely follow. With Poms, I have shaved them down before and have not had any kind of issue with the hair growing back just as it had been before. ...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Hair Growth after Cutting, omega 3 fatty acids, alepecia
omega 3 fatty acids, alepecia, external parasites: Alopecia X has nothing to do with cutting the hair and everything to do with genetics. http://www.akcchf.org/research/grants/search/index.cfm?search=breed&display=results&breed=Pomeranian http://www.vet.utk.edu/hairloss/conditions.html Could it be...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Hair growing from inside ears, fluffy coat, part of the ears
fluffy coat, part of the ears, personal preference: They do look funny :o) My friend calls them twizzles . She keeps them becasue she thinks they look cute. I cut them... whatever you want to do is fine. You sound like you are doing all the right things. If the brushing gets to be too much for you then...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Hair not growing back, phenominom, time and patience
phenominom, time and patience, shepard mix: There is a phenominom called cliiping alopecia where the hair doesn t grow back after a very short clipping but is unusual. All I can suggest is time and patience. Your vet might be able to discern the coat issues for you with a skin scraping. Sometimes...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Hair Loss - Pomeranian, little bugs, skin scrapings
little bugs, skin scrapings, black skin: This doesn t sound like Black Skin Disease it sound more like dandruff mites. Even tho your vet took skin scrapings these nasty little bugs are hard to find. Ask you vet for a product called Revolution and follow the directions. See if this helps...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Hair Loss in Pomeranians., liquid fish, baby shampoo
liquid fish, baby shampoo, chicken soup for the soul: There are a lot of reasons why a Pom has coat problems. He could have the dandruff mite which is easily transmitted from animal to animal. It could be his dog food...he could have allergies... So I would suggest changing dog food. I use Eukanuba...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Hair Loss, personality issues, antisocial behaviors
personality issues, antisocial behaviors, black skin: The personality issues are not common but some times happen when people breed Poms that probably shouldn t be bred due to antisocial behaviors that they inevitable pass on to their offspring. As far as the hair loss-it sounds like black skin disease. You...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Hair loss, calcium oxalate crystals, little ceasar
calcium oxalate crystals, little ceasar, hyper thyroid: Shedding is not an all over bald thing. Has your bitch had a litter? That can cause extreme shedding. Most major shedding is done at 1 yr with MILD shedding seasonally. Do you know if your male has thyroid for sure? Have you had him ttested? If they are...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Haircut/Grooming, spay and neuter, canine cooler pet bed
spay and neuter, canine cooler pet bed, cooling bandana: Hi Jaclyn, They may stay cooler with less hair but, I do not recommend giving a pom a haircut because it may take a very long time to grow back. This is referred to as post-clipping alopecia. Also, a pom should never be shaved. Their coat gives them...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Hairstyles, summer hair, groomer
summer hair, groomer, groomers: Well this is kinda out of my expertise as I leave my Poms in full coat. But what about grooming him like they do the Poodle cuts. Any groomer should know how to do this. Look up on the internet for show Poodles and then print off ones that has been...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Hating my fiancee, hormonal issues, submissive position
hormonal issues, submissive position, fiancee: If she is intact she may be having hormonal issues and doesn t want him around. Or she is jealous of him and doesn t want him with you. He needs to be more assertive with her so that she understands he is not below him in your families hiearchy (sp?). One...

Dogs--Pomeranians: HELP!, canine seperation anxiety, separation anxiety dogs
canine seperation anxiety, separation anxiety dogs, canine separation anxiety: It will take time and dedication on your part to get them to feel comfortable by themselves. here is some info on Canine seperation anxiety- Canine separation anxiety is a neurological distress response to: separation from the person to whom the dog is...

Dogs--Pomeranians: Heat Cycles, backyard breeder, heat cycles
backyard breeder, heat cycles, pomeranian: There is no late or early as each Pom is different. You should not breed your bitch before she is at least 12-18 months old and certainly nopt until you know all the risks invloved with breeding. To your girl or to the pups. Most bitches will come into...