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Is it advisable to take my pom for a walk with a leash? She is just two months old.
better dog food for pomeranian
Hello Everyone, I have been feeding my 4.5 yr old Pom Royal Canin (Indoor Adult) dry food when he turned 1. but I heard that Royal Canin dry food …
pomeranian butt scratching
What does it mean when my 4 month old pomeranian does a lot of butt scratching?
How soon can I deworm my Pom?
My 5 week old Pom has round worms!! Can I go ahead and get her dewormed??
4 month old male pomeranian has blood in urine
My 4 month old male has a small amount of blood in his urine what can cause this? He is also peeing on the floor very often.
What should I feed my 4 lb Pomeranian
I'm going to get a new dog and he is 4 pounds and he is 2 years old. what should I feed him?
How often should a 3 month Pom eat and drink water each day
How often should a 3 month pom eat an drink each day?
Pomeranian poop bottom
Why does my pom always have poop on his bottom even after I have trimmed him?
My puppy (6wks) Pomeranian won't drink water. She eats but she doesn't want to drink water after she eats. Is this normal? Should I give her hard or soft …
Pomeranian Potty Training
How long can a Pomeranian hold it? I walk my dog twice a day but it seems it is not enough. When growing up I had 3 big dogs and twice a day has always …
Pomeranians and fleas
Can't seem to get rid of fleas on my dog. What do I do?
Pom will not eat dry food help!??
My five year old Teady bear prom won't eat his dry food. Even if I mix it with wet. He will eat around it or spit it out. I know it is important for them …
Our family brought an 8 week old puppy (female pomeranian) home yesterday. She's very energetic. We have five cats and now a pomeranian. They all seem …
Six week old male pomeranian has a bulge near butt
Do you know why my six week old male pom has a bulge by his butt? He doesn't have testicles yet could it just be those that haven't dropped?
My Pom lost a lot of weight, from 11 lbs to 7 lbs
My pom used to weigh a whopping 11 lbs in June 2011 because I overfed him and didn't exercise him enough. I put him on a diet as my vet suggested and he …
8 week old Pom spits up, won't eat and sleeps all the time
I brought my 8 week old male pom home from a nonbreeder's home sunday night, took him to vet for first set of shots and dewormer medicine monday. He has …
Pomeranian Only Eats Human Food
My pom won't eat dog food, but chicken and rice. What should I do? She only wants human food.
Leaving a Puppy Alone
Is it OK to leave a puppy alone all day when it's 7 weeks old?
Pom female 8 weeks cant stop pooping
Hi my pom is 8 weeks 14.8 oz. Ihave had her 5 days. She's only going to be 21/2 to 3 pounds tops. She's eating and drinking, came around quick very playful. …
Caring for new Pomeranian
So I have a teacup pom and he looks sleepy all the time. He is 2 and a half months old and I just got him from the seller's house. He's started to bite …
Housetrained Pomeranian Now Pooing in Crate
My housebroken 8 year old pom is suddenly pooing everywhere. After going to the vet a more than one occasion and getting a clean bill of health, I decided …
Pomeranian Hard Stool
What can I give my pom to soften her stool?
Is my pom a real pom?
My 9 month old pom is a parti pom which I paid 3500 dollars for from a reputable breeder. He is long, beautiful with a thick thick coat. He weighs 11 …
Peanut Butter + Sick Puppy?
Hi, I have a 4 months Pomeranian puppy. Yesterday and today, I started to potty-train her and as a treat I give her peanut butter. Today she has been …
How often should I feed my 7 month old Pomeranian?
She's 7 months old with lots of energy and excitement. How many times a day should I feed her? I take her for walks daily but she seems to be hungry a …
Pomeranian Poop Frequency?
How many times a day should my 9 month old pom poop?
Is it bad to give a pomeranian peanut butter?
Is it bad to give a pomeranian peanut butter?
epic grooming fail!
My little pom pom hate being groomed. He makes it impossible for the groomers to cut his hair. He starts moving a lot, barks, scratches, and bites. Is …
Do i Need a Fence?
Does my pom need to run around outdoors, in a fenced area? or will it be fine just taking it for a daily walk? thanks:)
my 2 months old pomeranian weights 400 grams is that normal?
my 2 months old teacup pomeranian weighs 400 grams, is that normal for his age?
pomerianan living outside
Can a 4 year old 5 lb pomerianan stay outside in Arkansas when the temperatures reach 30 degrees F? If not what temperatures would be safe to keep this …
Snow Safe for Pomeranian Paws?
My dog loves the snow! But is the snow safe for him and his paws?
puppy not eating enough?
My 7 week old pom isnt eating enough. She acts interested in the food at first and eats a few bites and then just looses interest and walks away. I have …
can pomeranians survive the hot weather
Hi, so I have a two-month old Pomeranian in my apartment. I live in Philippines but it is very hot here. Can my Pomeranian survive the hot weather here? …
Hi, I adopted a beautiful little girl (6 lb, 5 yr old )on 12-2-11. I took her home from the pound while she was still very sedated from surgery. When she …
What is the best diet for a pomeranian?
Charley, our 8-9 year old pomeranian doesn't like dry dog food. We tried a "refrigerated type chub" and for a brief while he ate that but now will only …
Hi, I have a 1yr old male & a 6mth old female who get on great with each other. However, they seem to think "play time" is allowed all the time! How do …
When Do I Bathe a Newborn Pomeranian?
I am so confused my parents are getting me a new born pompom and I don't know many things about the dog. I don't know the simple things, and do you bathe …
Average weight for One Week Old Pomeranian
What is the average weight of a one week old Pomeranian?
Pomeranian Dragging Butt After Grooming
Please tell me this is normal or not. My baby will not walk without dragging her butt on the ground after I had her groomed. Is this normal?
Pom and coughing
My pom is 7 years old and we took her to the vet for a check up and they gave her the vaccine for kennal cough and every since then she has had this bad …
What size will my pom be?
Always told by breeders that they have teacup poms. Have never seen one actually stay a teacup just got one now its 11 weeks and weghs about 1lb. how big …
can pomeranians live outside
i have a warm shed outside and a big fenced in yard. i will bring him in *when my parents aren't home (3 times a day about 6 hours ). i will go outside …
how can I stop my 8 month old pomeranian barking when left alone?
I have an eight month old pomeranian and we have trained her not to bark ( well only the occasional bark) but never excessively, however when she is left …
how often do i feed my 10month old pom
how often do i feed my 10 month old pom and what is good for her to eat?
I recently got my daughter a 7 week old female Pom. When we first got her she would poop very watery. Now she has a hard time pooping and cries when she …
Pomeranian Doesn't Drink Much Water
I have Bobby to look after for 2weeks. I noticed he doesn't like drinking water. He only drinks a little bit after a long walk and running he will drink …
Pomeranian not eating anything for last 10 days
Hi, I have a female dog, her age is 9 years. Breed: Pomeranian. For the last 10 days she is not eating anything. What could be the problem? For the …
WHICH BRAND OF CHEW TOYS ARE SAFE?
I HAVE TWO LITTLE BOYS,THEY ARE BROTHERS BORN ON FEB. 14 2009 1-5 POUNDS 1- 6 POUNDS THEY LOVE TO CHEW ON THIER NYLA BONES I CHANGE THEM EVERY MONTH BECAUSE …
Pomeranian Doesn't Want to Jump
I have a 8 year old male pom who recently started having trouble jumping on and off the bed. Could this be the first signs of old age?
After a short haircut, my pom's hair is coarse and dry.
My 2 yr. old male pom had a short summer haircut 6 weeks ago, his hair is growing back dry and coarse. Will it become soft and flowing like before? Any …
Toy Pom with diarrhea
What to do for a toy pom who has diarrhea?
Spaying a Pomeranian
I have not yet spayed my Pomeranian. Are there any health issues that I should be aware of because of this?
Flea Prevention Product
I read that K9 Advantix is a pesticide, and there was a questions that said would you pour pesticide on you child? What is the best flea prevention …
Can poms eat hot dogs?
are they allowed to eat hot dogs?
Our Pom is a little thief
We just adopted a year old Pom from an animal shelter about a month ago, and for the past two weeks we have noticed that he: a) eats everything in sight, …
Feeding Large Pom
I have a Pomeranian who is just about a year old and he is 11 lbs. He is not fat, just big for his breed. Until now, I just left food out for him to eat …
I am considering purchasing a Pomeranian but i have concerns. I live in AZ, and don't like to run my ac in the summer since it can cost so much, how hot …
My pom is pooing Blood
I need some help!!! I bought my pom a little over a week ago....took her to the vet 3 times already...they keep saying she does not have parvo..gave her …
help with feeding
Hello. We got a lovely POM from an animal rescue centre yeasteday. He is about 12 months old. He is not eating, he ate a few nuts yesterday (chicken fish …
Gizmo, 10 yr old Pom
Our 10 yr old Pom Gizmo is very picky about the food he eats. When he isn't feeling well, he will only drink water. Right now he is having trouble getting …
Puppy Poms Chewing Habits??
Do puppy Poms chew alot? I will be getting my resuced puppy pom in a few weeks. Should I get her chew toys to aviod any bad habits?? Thanks!
Pomeranian Puppy Weight
Next week I get my new puppy. Her breeder updated me yesterday and said that as of yesterday she weighs 1lb 4oz at 11 weeks old. Last week, the breeder …
What should or do you feed your 13 week old poms, I have been feeding puppy pedigree chum, but on going to the vet he said I have to change to Royal Canin …
the dog's eyes drain and leave a hard residue on its snout which requires cleaning and removing with water and a cotton ball twice a week. Is this normal? …
Is My baby Pom over weight?
My 7 month old Pom looks fat, he's 9 pounds. Should I reduce his food intake?
My boyfriend keeps feeding our dog table scraps and breads, the dog is getting pretty round, I keep telling him not to, I don't think it's healthy..can …
Hi i have recently adopted Bo a 9 month old pom from a family who could not look after him properly and he was been overlooked as they had 2 other huge …
i need help. how many times a day should i feed my 3 month old pom?
Pom's in the snow.
I recently took my pomeranians out for a hike in minus degree temps. There was at least a foot of snow. They loved it. I didn't know how long I could keep …
Pomeranian and peanut butter
Is peanut butter safe for pomeranians? Can they be allergic to peanut butter?
Pomeranian's as outside dog
Can a Pomeranian live outside during all times of the year? The state is Missouri and they would have a kennel with a well insulated dog house as well …
at what age can you deworm a pomeranian? when is the latest you can deworm? what kind of food do you feed them? she is 5 weeks old
We have a 8 month old male Pomeranian named Sam. Sam weighs eight pounds; a large Pomeranian. He is a replacement for our last dog who was shot and killed …
Is it ok to shave my pomeranian in summer becuase she is seems so hot all the time ? and will her hair grow back if i do ?
Peanut Butter & Pomeranian
Is it okay to give my 6 week old pomeranian puppy a small amount of peanut butter once in awhile? Thanks !
My pomeranian is 1 year old and i noticed he's panting when he is not running or excited is that normal ? I took him to the vet he said something about …
How often and how much do I need to feed my 11-week old, 1.5 lb. Pomeranian a day. I feed her science diet. Another thing is I need any tips on potty training …
Pomeranian sneezes a lot while playing
My Pomeranian sneezes a lot while I play with her. Is this something normal?
Dog Food for Pom/chi
What is the best dog food to feed my pom/chu puppy she is about 6months old ?
i have a 4 year old Pomeranian
Hi I have a 4 year old Pomeranian and for the last month she has been sleeping almost 16 hours a day and when she is not sleeping she be laying down. I …
I have an 8 year old male that has been urinating all over the house. I also have a grandbaby here. I don't know if he's jealous or has a bladder problem? …
After a recent trip to the groomers my 8 yr old Pom is now scared on water.
A recent trip to the groomers, my 8 year old Pom is now frightened when she hears the shower turned on and no longer likes baths. She has been going to …
My female Pom was just in heat 3 months ago and is in heat again!
I have a 7 yr old female Pom who has always just had 2 heats a yr. She was just in heat 3 months ago and now she is in heat again, is this normal?
Caring for A Pomeranian with a broken leg
My my Pomeranian broke his leg last night he jumped from my daughters arms. he hasn't used the bathroom since it happened. I took him to the vet, they …
I just gave my puppy a very small portion of coated peanut and after he ate it, he started to sneezed and stuff. Could he be allergic to peanut?
I know you should not leave a Pomeranian outside during the whole day. However, what is the maximum number of hours they can be outside? I live in North …
Peanut butter for Pomeranians
Is it ok for Pomeranians to eat a lot of peanut butter? What's the maximum serving amount per day?
My 8 1/2 yr
Help! My 8 1/2 year old Pom :) needs to lose about 2 pounds; he weighs 12 lbs 4 ounces. He is missing some teeth so dry food is not an option :( He loves …
Reactions to phenobarbital if he has a brain tumor?
Hi guys, I have a pomeranian who's ten years old. He probably had his first seizure several years ago, extremely mild so we didn't think anything of it. …
why does our pom ate an alive chicken
why does our pom ate an alive chicken? yesterday our neighbor come running to us telling that our dog just killed 3chicks in their backyard... and today!he …
Help for Pomeranian
My toy Pomeranian who is 5 years old has been pooping black and I'm wondering could it be something she ate?
my new puppy has a hard belly
my new puppy that i just got today has a hard belly, she is eating and drinking do you know why her tummy is hard or is it normal
Pomeranian Dental issues
Hi is it normal for poms to lose most of their teeth at 7 yrs old?
How to feed a 1 month old pom puppy since her mother already rejected her?
How much real food should I feed my pom?
I have a ten week old pomeranian puppy and I want to feed her real food but I'm not sure where to start or how much I need to feed her. Could someone tell …
Pomeranian butt scratching
My pom keeps scratching his butt across the floor?
Pomeranian bladder control
Why is my four year old pomeranian losing bladder control?
cold like symptoms in Pomeranian
My 9 year old pom (average pom size) has been showing what can only be described as cold / flu like symptoms. Can anyone advise me on if i can give him …
I just moved from one house to another with my pom. He doesn't seem to be low on energy and he seems to be eating normally, but he only poops every two …
The Answer To My Dog (Taz) illness
I was deeply saddened to find out that Taz has Chronic Renal Insufficiency (kidney failure). I had no idea what it was, until my vet explained everything. …
What type of food can i feed my senior Pom?
My beautiful 13 year old senior pom whose name is Taz weighs 10 lbs....he has arthritis in his front right paw...i give him a half of Previcox everyday(doesn't …
how to keep fleas away!
I have a beautiful double coated pom, but how do I keep fleas away from her?
Pomeranian Puppy Shock
I put my puppy down to go to bathroom and she's starts frantically crying. She's a 8 week old parti pom. I don't know what to do. She won't use her left …
Help for Allergy to Yoranian!
The new addition to my home is a male Yoranian. He is only 2 months old and is only 2.5 lbs. Regardless of the size, my boyfriend is experiencing severe …
black stomach on newborn pom male
Is it normal for a newborn male pom with white fur to have a dark stomach?
Adult Dog Food for Pomeranian
My Pom is now 10 years old. My Vet suggested to change his food. I am not sure which food is suitable for him. Any suggestions?
Pomeranian Puppy poo!
I came home today and my puppy has pooed 6 times on the carpet, 1 on the mat. He pooed once this morning before I left for work and at mid day when my …
Pomeranian Litter Box Question
8 yr old pom has been using a litter box from puppyhood. 2 months ago she stopped. I scrubbed it out thinking that might help. Thought maybe a good hair …
Hot Food for Pomeranian
My pomeranian ate hot sausage - is it safe for her? Will she be okay? I know too much chocolate is bad for a dog.
How often do Pom's need to walk and how far?
Do Pomeranians Scratch a Lot?
My Male Pom is scratching a lot. I just rescued him and his owner said she gave him Frontline and a bath the day I got him. Do Pom's scratch a lot? Cindy …
What shots are necessary at 10 weeks old?
What is the best food to give to my 6 week old pomeranian? And is raw or cooked fish ok?
Please help - my newborn pom is colder than the rest of the pups and isn't eating as much as the rest. I am scared that there may be something wrong with …
How far should I walk my Pomeranian? She is 5 years and in great health. I walk her every day.
Are all Pomeranians feisty?
Pomeranian Bladder control
Our 7 year old Pom x is now starting to "dribble" all over the house. He is 2 ponds overweight which we are constantly working on, otherwise in good health. …
Poms don't like food
My two 8 year old poms do not seem to like anything I give them anymore! How often should they be fed?
Homemade food for Pomeranian
My 8 month old puppy broke his front leg. It's been 20 days he has cast on; he refuses to eat his food after I gave him cottage cheese, cheese, chicken …
8 month old pomeranian stops eating
Why did my 8 month old pomeranian dog stop eating and how should I feed him?
Pomeranian limping on rear leg
Bailey is 3 and limps with her rear left leg off the ground occasionally . How can I tell if her kneecap has moved out of place?
9 week Pomeranian Puppy
I have a 9 week Pomeranian puppy and he is doing great with the puppy pee pads, but I want to start taking him outside for the bathroom, so he gets used …
how much food should i give to my adult poms each day?
I have 2 poms, one is 2/12 years old and the other is 1. I like to feed them twice a day with a mix of wet and dry food but i am not sure of the amount. …
My 11 week old dog will not eat
Two days ago I took my 11 week old puppy for a car ride and he got sick in the car. When we got home that evening he was still acting a little strange. …
How many times should my one yr old Pom eat and poop?
Hi, my Pom eats two times a day but doesn't really poop everyday, is this normal? Please help :)
Pomeranian Poops Immediately After Eating
Is it normal for a Pomeranian to poop immediately right after eating?
14 year old Pomeranian not eating
why would my 14 year old not be eating and have diarrhea? she has lost so much weight and looks terrible :(
Pomeranian Living Conditions
I am planning to get a teacup pomeranian but I am wondering whether pomeranians can tolerate the heat in a country like Qatar?
Is cancer common in Pomeranian dogs?
We just lost our 7 year old pom to cancer. The vet believes started in his mouth. He had his tonsils removed, as they were swollen as were the external …
daily walk for pomeranian
HOW long should i walk my 9 yrs old pom?
How many cups a day should i feed my pomeranina. he is about 6 months old now. will the amount go up or down as he gets older? how many meals should i …
Off-Feding of my Puppy!!
Hi there!! My 5 months old pomeranian puppy is not eating properly for last 7 days. After checking her Stool, it was found of Tape-worm presence, though …
Pomeranian not taking food
My (pinkey) pomeranian not taking food, only drinking water. Sometimes sounds out of breath. What's the problem? Is this an ulcer?
Hair Loss in Tail
My 2-year-old pom has lost 3/4 of the hair in her tail. There are lots of short 2" to 3" hair growing in. No change in diet or home. What causes this? …
Feeding 6 week old pomeranian
What should I feed my 6 week old pomeranian puppy?
I just gave my almost 6weeks pom some peanut butter and right after he ate it he all of a sudden started scratchin more than usual non-stop. Could he be …
is it okay to leave food out 24/7 for my pom to eat?
My four month old pom eats a little bit of puppy food every few hours so I have to leave out his food all the time..is that fine? Or how can I get him …
Our 2 poms were originally adopted to be indoor pets. We did install a doggy door that opens into an enourmous pen (covered on top with chicken wire to …
my four month old pom weighs 4 pounds is that normal?
How do you tell how old a rescued Pomeranian is?
I recently rescued a pomeranian and I want to know how to tell how old he is.
Pomeranian Snow Time
Our 10month old pom loves the snow, eating putting her face down in it and running thru it . how long should they be out in it?
Could something be wrong with my pom?
I have a 5 year old female pom. About once a month or so she will have what i call an episode at night, she yelps loud several times, sounds almost like …
How many times should I feed my pom?
How many times should I feed my 8 month Pomeranian ?? She weights 7 pounds ....
When can I give my pom their first bath? And further down the road, what age can her hair be trimmed? She's 9 weeks.
Pomeranian Puppy Feeding
I got a pomeranian puppy the other day and Im not sure how many times to feed her a day. She lived on a farm and ran free for three months and all she …
Is it okay for Pomeranian's to eat small amounts of pecans?
I have a very tiny pomeranian he is about three pounds and weighs about 3lbs. and he has very coarse hair and his hair is very very short in the back but …
I am getting a pom in about a month but im scared its not safe in my big house with LOTS of toys - what can i do?