Can a collar damage a dog's throat?

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Dog collars can damage the nerves in your dog's front legs.

When your dog's nerves are hurt, it causes a tingly feeling in their front paws, and most dogs will lick their paws to try to make them feel better.

The best way to prevent neck, nerve and thyroid damage is to get your dog a harness.

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Although they do not get "strep throat," they may harbor the bacterium and serve as a source of infection for humans.

Therefore, it is suggested that dogs be treated with antibiotics when family members have strep throat, especially if recurring infections occur in the household.

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Streptococcus pyogenes, the cause of "strep throat" in humans, does not cause tonsillitis in dogs.

However, dogs can acquire a transient infection with this bacterium when they are in contact with a human with strep throat.

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The external ear includes the ear flap or pinna & the ear canal. The middle ear, inside the drum is enclosed within a bony chamber, the tympanic bulla. It connects with the throat via the Eustachian tube & connects to the inner ear by 2 small membranous windows.
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However, dogs can acquire a transient infection with this bacterium when they are in contact with a human with strep throat.

Although they do not get "strep throat," they may harbor the bacterium and serve as a source of infection for humans.

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Pharyngitis in dogs is an upper respiratory condition when the pharynx, otherwise known as the walls of your dog's throat, becomes swollen from either a viral or bacterial infection like distemper or gum disease, cancers of the mouth, injury to your dog's throat by a sharp object he was chewing on, or his tonsils.

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Laminate flooring is durable and scratch-resistant.

However, these floors aren't scratch-proof.

And although laminate flooring can be affected by water over time, it's fairly safe from damage from urine and spills and from dents.

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One of the obvious concerns dog owners have when debating whether or not it is safe for their dog to swim in a swimming pool is chlorine and other pool chemicals.

Just like humans, it is a good idea to shower (or hose) off after swimming so that the chlorine doesn't dry out their skin and fur.

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