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Old 01-16-2013, 06:57 AM   #1 (permalink)
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i've noticed recently that Odita's nose is turning kind of grayish.

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someone experienced this?
does she need any supplements?

i've read that this can happen during cold months of the year.

FYI it's cold and lots of snow here.
and she eats from a plastic bowl.

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Old 01-16-2013, 08:16 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I believe Marshies girl Puppy has this. I will try to find her thread...it was recent.
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Old 01-16-2013, 08:18 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Brown Nose?
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Old 01-16-2013, 08:48 AM   #4 (permalink)
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thank you for link,Courtney!
i did search before submitting a new thread,but somehow missed that thread.
found some older ones though.
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No problem! I actually never heard of it until that thread.
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Old 01-17-2013, 03:28 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Snow nose. Had a foster who had it. Was told eating from a plastic bowl can be attributed to as a cause. Switched to a metal bowl and it darkened back up but never went fully to black again.
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so the plastic bowl goes to trash.

i've read in local forums that kelp seaweed
(either dried or in form of supplements based on it)
is great for pigment.

i will try it.
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