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This forum has changed with our resident vet moving on but a lot of good information is available within the posts so we have changed it to a board on general animal health and advice. We have also moved it out of the donor forum area so the information is available to everyone.
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First established in 1995 the forum has been at the fore front of bringing hunters,  fisherman and all outdoors people together over many years.
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Started Oct 1st, 2021 at 3:31pm by Alan
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By: Alan
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Forum Software on last legs
Well all, the forum software is now on its last legs and rather than keep it going to an inevitable end I decided to build a new modern forum and start again. YaBB has done us well over the years resu...

Started Aug 29th, 2021 at 10:23pm by Alan
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By: headcase
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4 pm 30/5/21   Board shifting shortly to a new server... there might be a short delay in the domain names migrating and a few stuff ups on the way..

Started May 30th, 2021 at 4:27pm by Alan
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By: Alan
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forum upgrade happening over next month
1/3/2021. Over the next month or so Im going to try and rebuild the form into a modern system .... its a big job with a million or more posts. Every now and again the forum may be down or act a bit st...

Started Mar 1st, 2021 at 10:53am by Alan
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Started Oct 16th, 2017 at 1:02am by Alan
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By: Alan
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Dog Worms
Dog worms are divided in to Round and Tapeworms.
Classic roundworm is caused by Toxacara and related species, the microscopic larval stage of these worms crosses the placenta from the bitch, pups a...

Started Sep 10th, 2010 at 2:43pm by ghost of ethos (Ex Member)
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18 15811 Last Post Dec 25th, 2014 at 10:34pm
By: FlinchedAgain
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Some information here on more important poisonings of dogs.
Ill start by resummarising rabbithunters excellent information on anticoagulant poisoning, and continue to add some info later.
As befor...

Started Aug 27th, 2010 at 1:58pm by ghost of ethos (Ex Member)
9 7129 Last Post Jun 27th, 2012 at 10:55pm
By: ethos - Ex Member
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My approach to pig dog injuries
A few thoughts here, feel free to post any ideas or questions for discussion:
The cleaner and more recent a wound is, the more likely it is to hold stitches and staples. After 24 hours, the chanc...

Started Aug 25th, 2010 at 11:50am by ghost of ethos (Ex Member)
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lump on a fallows chest
Hi there. 
I shot a fallow spiker yesterday with a lump on its chest about the size of a tennis ball. When I skinned it out white pus oozed onto the ground.  From google it's appers to be a goit...

Started Jan 28th, 2017 at 8:53am by Jbanger
1 75080 Last Post Sep 14th, 2018 at 2:57am
By: Flintlock
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Dogs and Cancer
I am driving along the other day in my truck listening to National Radio and there is a bit on dogs and cancer.
The vet said that 70% of dogs die from cancer and that bigger dogs die between 7 an...

Started Jun 25th, 2013 at 6:15pm by Salmoner
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By: el_trout_whisperer
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Dog with sore ears
I have a lab x springer spaniel (labraspringer). She's 5 years old and recently had her 3rd ear infection in 18 months. It's always one ear and she gets quite ill. Every time she has to see a vet who ...

Started Jan 12th, 2018 at 10:04pm by Slayer
7 7061 Last Post Feb 25th, 2018 at 5:52am
By: Rugerman
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Hi I have an aged Lab with dermatitis between her toes that I cant get rid of.
I have taken her to the vet and they got me to cover her foot and apply cream twice a day to help dry it up, but it ...

Started Feb 23rd, 2015 at 5:28am by sako308
7 8104 Last Post Oct 28th, 2017 at 11:55pm
By: Flintlock
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Bubble mix
Pup just ate a bit of bubble mixture (about 15 mL) He is a 9 month miniature schnauzer, weighs 10kg.
Will he be OK? Should I do anything?

Started Jul 28th, 2017 at 6:31am by Rumpy
4 5096 Last Post Aug 1st, 2017 at 10:16am
By: Rumpy
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Young Labrador limps after rest
Our young Labrador has just started a limp in her back left leg.  We noticed it about a week ago.  She appears fine when active and will walk and run and jump when excited but when she slows down she ...

Started Jun 14th, 2016 at 6:34pm by stagstalker
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By: penetrator
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time to find a new vet....
I will be making a few enquiries and dropping a few hints to vets we know...If the rest of you lot do the same we SHOULD be able to rope in a tame vet of 2 to make this forum work......I seen to recal...

Started Jun 23rd, 2016 at 5:34pm by Micky Duck (Ex Member)
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By: Micky Duck - Ex Member
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