Can I put my dog to sleep for biting?
In California, a dog that bites someone is not required to be put down since the owners of the dog are held liable for your injury – not the dog itself. Many of our clients would never open a dog bite case if they knew the animal was at risk of being euthanized.
How old is my 11 year old Sheltie?
27. I have an 11-year-old female Sheltie. The vet is currently treating her for collitis due to blood in her stool 26. My 16-year-old Sheltie will only eat certain food and has had behavior changes in the past 6 months. 25.
Why did my 4 year old Sheltie have a stroke?
Our 4-year-old Sheltie had a stroke (FCE) as a result of a spinal chord injury she suffered 12. I just purchased a dog house for Shelby, my 5-month-old Sheltie. She is very hesitant 11. My question is this: How do you teach an old dog new tricks?
What did all of my Shelties die of?
All my Shelties have died of cancer. [updated 7/12/01] 32. I have invented a dog phone. 31. I’ve noticed in shows lately that the tip of Shelties’ ears are not folded down as much as in the past. 30.
Why does my Sheltie have spots on her eyes?
I’ve noticed in shows lately that the tip of Shelties’ ears are not folded down as much as in the past. 30. My Sheltie has recently whitish patches on both of her eyes (one spot on each eye). 29. Can a small Sheltie, 12 lbs., be trained to keep wild Canadian geese off the grass and in ponds.
What to do if your Sheltie gets sick?
Since Shelties are not very large, it doesn’t take much of any one of these toxic foods to cause them to become seriously ill. If you suspect your dog has eaten any of these foods, contact a veterinarian immediately.
What foods are bad for a Sheltie to eat?
Some common human foods are highly toxic to dogs. The list includes chocolate, alcohol, avocados, onions and macadamia nuts. Other deadly foods are raisins, grapes, yeast dough and raw eggs. Since Shelties are not very large, it doesn’t take much of any one of these toxic foods to cause them to become seriously ill.
How much food should I Feed my Sheltie?
For most Shelties, this is between 3/4 of a cup and 2 cups per day, though active dogs may need more. Divide the total and feed your dog half of the food in the morning and half in the evening.
Can a child get bit by a dog?
There are small children in the house. Children are much more vulnerable to bites than adults. Part of this is the way kids tend to interact with dogs. Also, they’re less likely than adults to be able to read more subtle warning signs. You are concerned it will happen again.