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 Face Staining

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Female Join date : 2012-06-07
Location : NC

PostSubject: Face Staining   Tue Jul 17, 2012 8:55 pm

We adopted our husky Kyle about 9 months ago, and although he did have slight tear staining under his eyes, it has now appeared around his mouth. I asked the vet about it and he said it was harmless, just an enzyme in his saliva causing the reddish/brown tint. It has slowly progressed to getting darker and larger around his mouth. It just bothers me sometimes because it looks funny.

I know its not his food because we feed with no dyes or color additives and I've switched his bowls to ceramic to stainless and nothing helped....I've thought about maybe the water because we do have well water.

I've tried a spray from Petsmart but it was crap and did absolutely nothing!

Does anyone have any experience with this? How did you get rid of it?

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Female Join date : 2010-09-09
Location : Deltona, FL

PostSubject: Re: Face Staining   Tue Jul 17, 2012 9:02 pm

Elara gets tear stains every now and then (seems worse when she's been digging a lot) and Siku gets those stains around her mouth. I don't know how to "cure" them, but I don't think it does any harm.


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