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Spent the evening at the vets

Discussion in 'Dog Health and Nutrition' started by Tweedle Dee, Jan 19, 2008.

  1. Tweedle Dee

    Tweedle Dee PetForums Member

    Jan 6, 2008
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    Kelly (our lab) was working today picking up phesants at the local syndicate. My OH got back and noticed she was bleeding ,after checking her over she had a cut on her pastern (bit above her pad). We stopped the bleeding but as soon as she moved again it was gushing blood so we ended up at the vets at 8pm tonight, she's had an anaesthetic and had about 5 vessels clamped, shes been stitched, stapled and bandaged. We think she cut it on some corrugated iron that had been left at the edge of a field.

    It was really interesting as we got to stay and help out as our vet was on her own (i wish i was a vet now :D).

    Anyway, i just had to post this pic of her being very spoilt with her blanket and fluffy cushion!!..oh and check out the bedside vigil.

    Im sure escaping her kennel for the comfort of a few nights in the house will outway the pain she was in :D


    Ang x
  2. Vixie

    Vixie PetForums VIP

    Nov 17, 2007
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    awwwww poor thing, hope she is ok, I bet she will enjoy the pampering:)
  3. garryd

    garryd Guest

    i hope she ok to!;)
  4. bullbreeds

    bullbreeds PetForums VIP

    Jan 14, 2008
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    Your other pets look extremely concerned bless them.
    I do hope she's better soon. :)
  5. Eolabeo

    Eolabeo Guest

    Hope she gets well soon x
    And i'm sure she don't mind the spectators ( As long as they pop a few dog drops into her mouth) :D .
  6. colliemerles

    colliemerles PetForums VIP

    Nov 2, 2007
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    ahh, hope shes well soon,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
  7. Poor thing....Love the picture tho - all the furries gathred around to sympathise:D
  8. Angel

    Angel PetForums Senior

    Jan 3, 2008
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    I hope she gets better soon. Im sure she will be very spoilt :D
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