July 9, 2008 at 1:35 pm #61661
My friend’s dog managed to escape the back garden (now secure) and walked to her mums ::) However her mum was out and to be honest (from reports from people in village) dog became a bit agitated and confused. She is 12 year golden labrador called Amber. Anyhow my friend went to police, dog warden, local kennels etc and dog was nowhere to be found :'(
Next day she was up early looking for dog and found her being walked by a young man who was insistent that the dog belonged to him. New collar and lead on >:( After a discussion where my friend said lets go to police and resolve this the man then changed his story a few times and eventually relented and gave the dog up. ;D
Amber is happy to be home – this happened on Friday/Saturday however her hair is coming out in handfuls most likely due to stress and confusion. She appears to be herself in every other way but her hair coming out is a concern. Any witchy woo stuff to help it stop moulting and make her goldilocks again ???July 9, 2008 at 1:58 pm #82148SweetypyeMember
Poor yellow labrador!
Dogs will shed hair to a greater or lesser degree under stress.
No quick fixes; as it is normal to shed hair (just not that quickly) it will grow back ok.July 9, 2008 at 1:59 pm #82149Kerry_and_BeauMember
oh wow poor babe, pleased she is home safe again :-*July 9, 2008 at 2:02 pm #82150xtineMember
bless… glad she is back home safe and sound, that’s the main thing :-*July 9, 2008 at 2:04 pm #82151
she isnt quite herself yet – a bit nervous – poor thing – she’s a lovely girl :-*July 9, 2008 at 2:14 pm #82152AnonymousGuest
It is a stress hair loss it will soon stop maybe Rescue Remedy will help Poor PoochJuly 9, 2008 at 2:43 pm #82153
or dap and valerian. 🙂July 9, 2008 at 7:08 pm #82154AnonymousGuest
and its YELLOW
(sorry its my pet hate ppl calling them golden its like nails down a blackboard)July 9, 2008 at 7:25 pm #82155
gold is yellow ;D and my first dog (well my mums) was a golden lab ;D
thanks val will take friend some into work tomorrow – got some alongside the cauldron 😉July 9, 2008 at 7:29 pm #82156
if you got a golden retriever then you got a golden retriever.
if you got a yellow lab then you got a yellow labrador retriever. ;D
am with claire on this one – drives me mad – don’t ask why cos got no clue except that it’s wrong – like my mother insisting on calling dorain brown and white not liver and white. >:D mind you i think she only does it to annoy… she knows how to wind me up. ::)July 9, 2008 at 7:44 pm #82157
Doesnt matter to me – each to their own – more concerned that AMBER gets well and that if anyone else had this issue they knew what to doJuly 9, 2008 at 7:45 pm #82158
fine – i apologise for daring to have an opinion. ::)July 9, 2008 at 7:52 pm #82159
there was no tone in my post 🙂July 9, 2008 at 8:15 pm #82160SuzAndTheDivaMember
Awww Mudge poor thing – just lucky her mum found her, :-* I guess she just needs time and the rescue remedy and stuff will help chill her a bit im sure :-*July 9, 2008 at 9:45 pm #82161*Lassie*Member
Amber is happy to be home – this happened on Friday/Saturday however her hair is coming out in handfuls most likely due to stress and confusion
Bet your friend’s hair nearly turned grey, she is lucky she was found safe.
Poor girlie :-* hope she is less stressed soon.
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