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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-22-2009, 07:24 PM Thread Starter
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Nose color?

Hey ...i had Zoe for 2 month now , she's 4 mnth / 10 days as for today... and i noticed that her nose lately is having a brown contour...is it normal For a GSD?

Sorry for the quality but it's cell-phone pix, thanks in advance.

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Do you feed from a plastic dish? That can cause nose discoloration. Stainless steel is the best for food/water.

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first time hearing about a plastic dish and nose discoloration.
what causes it???
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http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&rls=c...h&aq=f&oq=&aqi=
The pigmentation of the plastic could cause a reaction; here is more info on nose color changes.

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Re: Nose color?

actually...yes i do feed her from a plastic dish, i guess i'll sweitch to stainless but never knew tht it could be the problem... so her nose will remain this way or will turn all black again?

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thnks for the info , i read on the internet and it's true tht plastic dishes discolor the dogs nose over time... hope tht i'll return all black in stainless, thanx once again..

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She's just beautiful!

Hey, you from Lebanon, PA or out in the mideast? With members from all over the world it can get confusing!




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No i am from lebanon ( Beirut ), for sure you heard of it, if not on national geographic well on the news for sure hehe,
glad you like zoe , cheers!

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