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post #3 of (permalink) Old 02-28-2014, 05:34 PM
Harry and Lola
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Don't pick him up like you would a cat - under the arms and lift.

Always make sure his front and back legs are supported in your arms - you don't want him dangling as this may cause an injury.

He could walk into the clinic on a short lead, just do not allow him to meet other dogs as you don't know their illness. And when waiting at the clinic, again keep him on a short lead in between your feet.

if your GSD is eating and eating and eating and losing weight - please consider testing for EPI.

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