Fat Food Syndrome; Lymphatic System Issues & Treatment
(Lake Oswego, OR)
I have a 2.5 year old Great Dane who for the second time in 3 months has developed Fat Foot Syndrome. Something not altogether rare for Danes. But of the 4 Danes I have owned this is the first one who has experienced this problem. But this condition is still not commonly known to many vets.
She has been on meds both times, antibiotics and Rimadyl etc. This time is a bit worse than last with swelling and also enlargement of the lymph node in the leg. The first time it was a single front paw. This time a single back paw. I will be taking her on to a specialist to do an ultrasound and further tests to eliminate issues/causes.
My question right now after speaking with several knowledgeable breeders I know: if this is considered a lymphatic condition that may be helped by lymphatic massage and some supplements...which supplements? She is simply not draining toxins as she should.
I have found ads for C Caps and Detox and quite honestly am not sure what is best for aiding the lymphatic system. So what do you believe the best supplements are for the lymphatic system?
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