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  1. How long for hair on head to grow back?

    Golden Retriever Grooming
    My golden retriever has an oozing/bleeding hot spot on the side of his head. I put a cone on him and I am bringing him tot he vet tomorrow. When they shave the area, how long might it take to grow back to normal?
  2. Hot Spot

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hey everyone! I'm hoping someone can help! While checking Leo for ticks found a hot spot behind his ear :( His hair had matted a little so I cut the matted part out and cleaned it as much as I could. I took him to the vet about a month ago for an ear infection that turned out to be food...
  3. Need diet advice, hot spots and weight issue

    Golden Retriever Nutrition, Feeding & Recipes
    Hello, new to the forum. Max is 1 year 7 months old and weighs 57 pounds. He is currently eating Wellness Simple dry food. He gets 1 cup twice a day. He used to eat blue buffalo wilderness, but he was eating the fur off his butt cheeks, so I checked his anal glands (they weren't impacted), and...
  4. What to do about sores near elbow?

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    The side of her right side near the elbow has a small pink lump/bump/inflamed area that seems to have a little crust or scab. I noticed the left side has something similar but a lot smaller. Doesn't seem to be the elbow where she lays down, but could be when she lays on her side? Does anyone...
  5. Fun with Hot Spots

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Our dear 3 yo boy Mylo keeps insisting on getting hot spots despite our objections. So after another $150 + vet bill.... I thought I'd ask if you know of a place we can buy cephalexin on line. The vet today charged $48- thats $1 a pill! With the multiple hot spots a year.... boy howdy! We...
  6. Treating Charlie's Hot Spots

    Golden Retriever Videos
    Here, Anh and I resort to shaving a small area of Charlie's neck to get air and medicine onto the hotspots that are so persistent there during the summer.
  7. Hot Spot and red red scrotum

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    My beautiful 2 year old boy Mylo has been prone to hot spots (will deal with that topic later)... but this current round is much different than the past. He has almost like a saddle shaped hot spot (which is healing much faster than prior spots)... except for his red, swollen balls. How is...
  8. Listerine for Hot spots?

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    I've read here about treating hot spots with listerine. I would think that would burn.... please help me understand. thank you Mary