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  1. Burton'sMa

    Question about Veggies and Stool on Meatloaf

    I am using the Meatloaf recipe....my boy loves it......but, I have been grating in one head of broccoli and a carrot in the mix (I also use brown rice instead of white).....but I was wondering of any other vegetables I could add to this recipe that would be safe? Are there really any harmful...
  2. Burton'sMa

    Gerber Baby Food

    My boy just had surgery and is being a little picky about eating.....instead of giving him some of my husband's turkey luncheon meat (high in sodium)....which of course, he will eat a couple slices....I began mixing in Gerber Turkey and Turkey Gravy baby food in with his Natural Balance Duck and...
  3. Burton'sMa

    Knee Surgery-Recommended Supplement

    Hello, I was wondering if anyone has a recommended supplement for my boy. He is 4 1/2 yrs. old and he has to have back leg surgery next week.....he has a torn cruciate that needs repair....I would like to help his healing process along by providing him with a supplement that will help with the...
  4. Burton'sMa

    Advice on Barking at the Moon

    About a yr. and a half ago, my four year old boy tried the Innova Evo high protein diet.....and after about a week began throwing up....he was previously on Solid Gold Hund-n-Flocken.....So, I placed him back on Hund-n-Flocken.....but now he is shedding terribly and he has bad dry skin....I have...
  5. Burton'sMa

    Question-Trimming Eyebrows

    Hello All, I have a question...my boy is 4 and he has never been groomed...he doesn't need it really....but I was wondering if anyone else has tried to trim the long eyebrows or the long hairs that are on the cheeks or chin?? I assume it's o.k.....but does anyone know or has anyone done...
  6. Burton'sMa

    Age to begin cancer screenings?

    Hello, With cancer being such a big part of boxer genetics, what age is the best time to begin checking for cancer? My boy is about to be 4 and I am extrememly parnoid.
  7. Burton'sMa

    Eye Area Pinkish

    For the past few weeks, I noticed that my boys eyes (he's almost 4) are pink around the top and bottom corners.....I haven't taken him to the vet yet, b/c he was going through a food change and I thought it might have been an allergy to a food, but he went back to his old food....which he had no...
  8. Burton'sMa

    Spot on black muzzle now white??

    My boy is 3 1/2 years old.....recently, I noticed a spot on his black muzzle show up....at first I thought he had hurt himself or rubbed a raw spot by his nose...but he didn't, a spot by his nose has turned white....I also noticed places under his lower eyelid becoming lighter.....is this...
  9. Burton'sMa

    WARNING: Diamond brand dog food causing death

    In our paper today, The memphis Commercial Appeal (Saturday A Section), there was an article regarding Diamond pet food causing deaths in dogs....they listed several states and pretty much all the dog and cat foods they make....even the premium food line.....there was some aflatoxin (a Poison)...
  10. Burton'sMa

    Need Suggestions/Advice Please

    Hello, I need some advice and I think it will be helpful from those whose babies did well on Solid Gold Hund-n-Flocken b/c their babies probably have a similar type tum tum as mine.....my boy has been on several foods......he was on Chicken Soup, loved it, but shed alot.....then, switched to...
  11. Burton'sMa

    Merrick Bones? Safe or Unsafe?

    I read about bones and bought my boy some Merrick bones at a privately owned pet store. The store carries a great lot of the premium brand foods. I also noticed that it carried some Merrick bones....now I know Merrick is a recommend kibble, so I thought their bones should be safe?? but it does...
  12. Burton'sMa

    Wierd? Suggestions?

    I have posted about this before and it happened again....my 3 1/2 yr. old boy will act as if he is in pain....refuses to eat....can only sit for a few minutes and then continues to get up move, sit, then move again, tail as tucked in as it can be...sometimes he'll shake for a little bit as...
  13. Burton'sMa

    Innova's EVO dog food/tummy rumbling feedback please

    About two and a half weeks ago, I switched my 3 1/2 yr old boy to EVO. He loved it and his poop seemed okay, but lately he has had a grumbling stomach, been eating a lot of grass and acted like he had tummy upset.....then hours later, he'll be fine....he had this problem before I switched him...
  14. Burton'sMa

    Anyone aware of Excellent Boxer Vet in or around Bartlett, TN??

    My boy had a bad experience at the vet as a pup.....needless to say we won't be taking him back to that vet.....but I think my new vet may be tired of working with him....my boy has his good visits and bad (on his bad visits he won't let the vet examine him too closely.....like feel his abdomen)...
  15. Burton'sMa

    Solid Gold v. Newman's Own v. Nature's Recipe

    I have a question. My 3 yr. old boy has been on Solid Gold Hund-n-Flocken for over a year. It really helped him initially. He shedded a lot less and had a much nicer coat. But, lately I've noticed a lot of shedding. I was wondering if it wasn't time to switch up, but I wanted to know what people...
  16. Burton'sMa

    Rawhide Chews

    Hello all, I was wondering if anyone shops the internet for a store that is reputable and has a wide range of AMERICAN made rawhide chews. The store nearest me has just closed. They were the only ones that carred a good selection of AMERICAN rawhide. I read the importance of AMERICAN rawhide...
  17. Burton'sMa

    Need Advice-Stomach Grumbling

    hello all, I need some advice. My boy is 3yrs. old and every now and then he gets lethargic, won't eat and I can literally hear his stomach making grumbling noises. His stomach isn't painful, b/c he likes to come to me or my husband to get a back rub when this happens and ...He hasn't gotten...
  18. Burton'sMa

    Yearly Vaccinations??

    Hello....it is time for my boy's yearly vaccinations and I am concerned all the shots are not necessary and could be bad for his health....he is 3 now and we have had him since he was a pup and every year....he has gotten the same shots....does anyone know which ones are necessary and which ones...
  19. Burton'sMa

    Shaking and Acting Funny

    I am completely dumbfounded....my boy, who is now 3 yrs old.....has started acting funny....he begins to sit slowly, then get up and sit slowly somewhere else....he does this several times and then he begins to shake like he's cold....this whole scenario lasts for maybe 20 minutes and then he's...
  20. Burton'sMa

    Yogurt Question

    o.k. I searched for yogurt to find out exactly what type of yogurt...and I couldn't find specifics.....I went to a health food store today and picked up organic plain yougurt....is that correct? Is there a type of yogurt I should avoid? and finally besides gas relief what are the other benefits...
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