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    Default Tooth Trauma

    Or maybe it should be bone trauma.

    Tonight Darby was laying on the couch next to me chewing a bone. I noticed he was acting funny and doing funny stuff with his mouth. Hmmm . . . so I look in his mouth and he has somehow gotten a piece of very chewed sort of soft bone in front of his upper canine in the space where the lower canine fits. So I try to move it a little and I can't. I can wiggle it a bit, but not move it. Darby is still fussing with it so I decide to get some pliers so that maybe I can get a better grip on it. By the time I got back with the pliers, he'd gotten it out on his own. I guess I scared him with the pliers and he decided he'd better get it out on his own!
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    Good to know for saving money on dentals!!! Just threaten the pliers and they'll do it themselves Clever Darby!
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    Wow, scary!
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    They might be able to survive more than a half hour in the woods, after all .

    Cassie every so often gets her toenail tangled in her own ear-fluff, and screams bloody murder until someone detangles her .
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    Quote Originally Posted by oceangirls View Post
    They might be able to survive more than a half hour in the woods, after all .

    Cassie every so often gets her toenail tangled in her own ear-fluff, and screams bloody murder until someone detangles her .
    Oh, Cash did that that other day only it was his toenail tangled in an afghan. I thought he was dying.
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