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My dog got hurt today

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I was out with my two Springers today. We were working a WMA just west of my house. My little female, Ring, hit scent and was trailing a bird when she went down. It looked like she tripped in a hole. She got back up and continued on and stopped and laid down briefly. My male Onee ran past her and flushed a hen, but Ring showed no interest. She came back to me and gave me a look that said "I'm done", so we quit.

I can see no external injury, and she walks just fine, no limp or anything like that. But she refuses to run or jump. I'm going to let her rest in the house for the rest of the weekend and all next week. I hope she hasn't damaged a leg.

I love that little wench dog :cry: .

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jlptexashunter said:
My oldest Vizsla suffers from the same problem. I've been looking over the internet for a liquid food for hunting dogs. It very easy to digest and from what I've read it is supposed to be great for dogs like ours.

Once I track this liquid supplement down I'll let you know. If anyone out here knows what the heck I'm looking for please let me know where to find it.
I "think" you might be referring to Nutracal. I've never seen it liquid, but it is a paste. I had a springer spaniel a few years ago that had low blood sugar problems & this is what we had to keep onhand for her.

Hope this helps. :)
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