Case History – XL 2013 Pyothorax

Name: Pinecroft Taylor’s Big Boy, “XL” Breed: English Springer Spaniel (field-bred) DOB: 8/3/2009 Owner: Admin Tuesday, 1/29/2013: We had a very unseasonably warm day for Wisconsin with very cold weather to follow shortly, so I took my dogs for a …


New case history – Pyothorax

I’m sad to say that we have another pyothorax case from our kennel in progress. It seemed to make more sense to create a page to track the history: http://www.meanseeds.com/case-history-xl-2013/ All good thoughts for XL’s full recovery are much appreciated …


Congratulations, Grady!

New NAFC, FC-AFC Cody Cut a Lean Grade, “Grady,” owned and handled by Chad Baker, won the 2011 National Amateur Retriever Championship which concluded June 25 in Ronan, Montana. Grady has had multiple incidents of grass awn infection, with treatment …


Foxtail barley

We’ve had a cold “spring”in southern WI, so plants may be behind schedule here. The foxtail barley is emerging and it’s easy to spot in the roadside medians right now as the feathery tops are a very pale gold against …