Do pointers have rear dew claws?

Asked By: Adrienne Schuster
Date created: Sat, Nov 28, 2020 10:45 AM
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Most dogs have dewclaws only on their front paws, and it is rare to find them on their back paws.

However in several breeds, such as the Great Pyrenees and Briards, rear dewclaws are common.

Answered By: Carlee Ankunding
Date created: Sun, Nov 29, 2020 12:48 PM
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When you take all kinds of dogs into consideration, an average litter ranges between six and ten puppies.

In the case of your little Yorkie, she is likely to give birth to three or five pups on the higher side.

However, some dogs can pop out one puppy depending on various factors.

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It means that yes, the litter of puppies will have more than one father.

If Sophie mates with multiple dogs, then yes, she can easily get pregnant and the litter of puppies can have different fathers.

But to each their own.

This means that a puppy cannot have two fathers, but each puppy can have a different father.

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The truth is that there is no specific age or rule for when a puppy can start eating rawhide, and opinions differ greatly depending on who you ask.

Some provide rawhide treats to their puppies at as young as 10 weeks, and others don't even give their adult dogs rawhide.

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The argument for removal states that dewclaws are a weak digit, barely attached to the leg, and thus they can rip partway off or easily catch on something and break, which can be painful and prone to infection.

Dewclaw removal is most easily performed when the dog is young, around 2–5 days of age.

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Dogs tend to have between 8 and 10 nipples, but some have more, while others have fewer nipples.
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The most common cause of allergy symptoms in dogs is pollen which causes symptoms when inhaled as well as when contacting the skin.

We don't know the reason why some dogs develop allergies.

Allergic dermatitis can cause itchy skin, hair loss, redness, bumps, scabs, darkened skin, moist skin, and abnormal odors.

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These are benign, meaning not cancerous.

Fewer than half of lumps and bumps you find on a dog are malignant, or cancerous.

Still, they can look the same from the outside, so it's hard to tell.

Unless you're sure about the cause of a lump or bump, bring your dog in for an exam.

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