Posts

Showing posts from June, 2010

Wanna go to the Vet?

Image
Yup, you guessed it.  Cassidy went back to the vet today on account of the little blisters from the previous post.  We washed them with Dial soap all weekend and when I got home on Monday, they were worse than before and she developed more of them than she'd had.  After going potty, she was bleeding.  So it was off to the vet again today.  Thankfully they could get her in. Apparently I had done the right thing, washing it with Dial and cleaning her up with baby wipes.  She just ended up with a little infection and now we're doing peroxide rinses two to three times a day and a soak in warm water every other day as well as an oral antibiotic twice a day for two weeks.  We're supposed to call in on Tuesday and let him know how she's doing since she's stepping down on the prednisilone.  He'll make a decision from there what we're going to do. This is frustrating.  Not going to lie a bit about that.  He said we were doing everything right, but she just n

Walking Good Now!!

Image
Today I took Cassidy out when I got home from work and since she had piddled all over herself, I wiped her up with a baby wipe.  While I was scrubbing at her backside, I noticed something odd and decided to go in for a closer inspection. She has what looks like blisters right around her little pizzle.  Great.  All the care I've been taking to keep her clean and dry and to keep from getting urine scald were for NOTHING because she has it ANYWAY.  I didn't think I was going to have to wipe her out in the fold of skin around there, but if I would have used my brain, I would have known. Seriously, please... can my dog just get better now without something else fucking up?  Please?  I'd really love that, I would. We took Cassidy to the vet yesterday and he decided to step her down on the predinisilone.  We're down to one whole tablet twice a day instead of a tablet and a half.  He kept her on the tramadol for now the way we've been giving that to her and we put he