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Post by Jnestie84 on Wed 7 Jun - 23:19

Just noticed that Gus has a few cracks on his pads. Should we be concerned is there anything we should put on them? Thanks


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Re: Cracked pad.

Post by Goblin on Thu 8 Jun - 0:08

Snap! Gizmo's just had this happen, I put some coconut oil on them to see if it helps. Hopefully someone will be able to say if that's any good.

Does it seem to be hurting him?
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Post by Dukes Momma on Thu 8 Jun - 0:22

Duke had the same thing last week, put some coconut oil on it, he had great fun licking it off
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Post by -Ian- on Thu 8 Jun - 1:18

Anything dog friendly to soften it up is fine, coconut oil is great but doesn't seem to last very long for some reason Laughing

Aloe Vera is also good


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Post by Jnestie84 on Thu 8 Jun - 11:17

He isn't in any pain. It's probably just me over worrying haha.


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Post by Goblin on Thu 8 Jun - 15:59

I'm keeping an eye out when he's in the garden, I don't want grass seeds or bramble thorns getting in.

Will give the aloe vera a shot, but I'm sure he'll lick that off too.
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Re: Cracked pad.

Post by Mia05 on Thu 8 Jun - 22:16

Unless the paws gets infected i wouldnt worry too much
Heres something you could try
https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/aw/d/B00C1G2JZ0/ref=mp_s_a_1_21?ie=UTF8&qid=1496952731&sr=8-21&keywords=dog+paw+protectors
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Re: Cracked pad.

Post by amywilko on Tue 25 Jul - 0:24

I picked up "ultrabalm" from Lush store online, all natural ingredients and safe for dogs. I put it on my girls paw pads morning and night and it did wonders within 3 days of use!

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