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14 Feb 2004

Paint
Sharpei needs to have Hammerite Paint removed from coat. Please advise the safest way of removing same.
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CyberVet
cybervet

01 Jan 0001

It depends on the amount of paint and the amount of coat covered, and I cannot make any safe recommendations here. DEFINITELY do not use paint solvents or similar products on your dog, as it may cause serious injury. Rather take it to your vet for evaluation to find a safe way of removing the paint.

Dr Malan van Zyl
Veterinary Specialist Physician
Cape Town
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