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I feel like a terrible dog parent

Discussion in 'Dog Health and Nutrition' started by abiroses18, Apr 19, 2011.

  1. abiroses18

    abiroses18 PetForums Junior

    Dec 27, 2009
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    After taking my dog to the vet on Saturday for a swollen lymph node I discovered she has fleas on Monday. Last night she had an allergic reaction to the bites, so I dabbed on some calamine lotion. She has now spent the day being sick and i feel terrible. Taking her back to the vet tonight as I am so worried. I am a nervous wreck and need some moral support!
  2. 912142

    912142 PetForums VIP

    Mar 28, 2011
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    You know our pets are like our children and we do worry, however, all I would say to you try not to be unduly worried as your dog will pick up on this. Not sure what you believe the connection is with the lotion and the sickness though. It could be she has just picked up a 24 hour bug.

    Keep you chin up - you are doing the right thing by taking her to the vet. Keep us posted. :smile:
  3. Mese

    Mese PetForums VIP

    Jun 5, 2008
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    You arent a terrible doggie mum at all ... you are doing everything you can to make your dog well

    I hope your baby gets well soon hun
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