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Whats Your Dog??

Discussion in 'TalkCeltic Pub' started by cidermaster, Oct 12, 2014.

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  1. cidermaster Gold Member Gold Member

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    I use a collar but Ruby Roo can be like a Kangeroo hence the nickname:giggle2:
    Those stretch leads that pull back and forward quickly can be a pain so I have a long strong leather lead as well to suit different walks.
    As for Harnesses it really is mixed reviews but more recently I hear more bad reviews than good ones without doubt.
     
  2. cidermaster Gold Member Gold Member

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    C9B59F9C-9C92-420A-B59A-1717D4C010F7.jpeg Ruby Roo right now
     
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    I use a harness too (and a better fitting one than the last pic I posted), but the lad claimed he was told it restricts the extension of one of their shoulder bones, which isn’t great for them. Thing is, my dog is a scent hound, so his nose is always on the ground sniffing, so a collar isn’t good for his neck or his breathing.
     
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    Or in ZZ Top. :56:
     
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    Looks more like Confucius. Not a Pekinese is he ?
     
  7. cidermaster Gold Member Gold Member

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    CA073790-DB93-4ED1-9CD1-8F41E251064A.jpeg Ruby Roo Having a Butcher’s bone as a treat.
     
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  8. Minty 2 x BOTB winner Gold Member

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    Had mine at the vet on Friday because he vomited on the Thursday, but then again on the Friday and wasn’t interested in his food. So I took him to the vet on Friday afternoon. Vet gave him an injection for nausea and thankfully he’s been fine since. A beagle losing interest in food isn’t normal. :giggle1:
     
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    Really glad he is okay.Yes I know what you mean when you say a beagle off his food is not normal.A mate of mine has a Beagle and greedy is not the word:56:They are a lovely breed.
     
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    Yes it came out wrong a post I did about using a Harness.It is all about getting the right one for your dog and one that suits your dog. Sounds like to me you have made the right call.
    As for my Ruby Boxer I have gone back to a good quality leather standard lead. Those stretch long leads at the end of the day do not suit her.
    Out of interest what is your Beagle like off the lead and how does he get on with other dogs? I am guessing he gets on really well with other dogs.
     
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    He pulls a bit on the lead as he wants to sniff everything but he listens to commands to sit and wait on the lead. He gets on with the majority of dogs but because he’s so excited and wants to play, not every dog wants to get on with him. :giggle1:
     
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    Yes my Ruby Roo is very similar. She thinks all dogs are there to play with her. She sometimes puts the brakes on and demands to play there and then.
    She is lucky to a good number of Doggie friends which is good because after a long walk and big play she gets proper happy tired.
    I have never understood some dog walkers who refuse to let their dogs socialise with other dogs other than a good reason.
     
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    832EBFDC-260D-4E97-BC3C-0204F43D367A.jpeg Ruby Roo on the Beach today.
     
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    My dog is called 'boy'. He was last seen in Enniskillen in 2002 same year Roy keane had a fight with the Ireland manager.
     
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    .ucking *!! Just like a Child messing around while Mum is downstairs!!:56:
     
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    Just dropped my big guy off at the vet to get an operation to remove a mass cell tumour.

    Hes gony one grump over the festive period cos he has to wear a lamp shade but needs must.

    I am climbing the walls already waiting to hear from the vet.
     
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    Bless him hope all goes well,let us all know when he is back home:50:
     
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    Hope it all goes smoothly pal.
     
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