"Snow Nose" on a Golden Retriever?

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Postby iluvk9 » December 23rd, 2008, 5:09 pm

:bye: Lenny (Astro) seems to be getting a pink nose. I googled it and found this phenomenon called Snow Nose. :| It seems light colored dogs have a change in their nose coloring in the winter?

Anyone have anything on this? :shock:

When he arrrived in the summer:

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Postby Pit♥bull » December 23rd, 2008, 5:13 pm

Rudolf syndrome maybe :shock: Keep a close eye on it tomorrow night.
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Postby Malli » December 23rd, 2008, 5:40 pm

omg :lol3:
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Postby iluvk9 » December 23rd, 2008, 5:54 pm

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Postby TheRedQueen » December 23rd, 2008, 6:38 pm

*snort* That was the best response ever! lol I actually paused to figure it out for a second!

But yeah, Score's nose is a bit lighter in the winter...in certain lights, it has a brown tinge that's not there in the warmer months.
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Postby madremissy » December 23rd, 2008, 10:53 pm

I am going to check Kinzyl and Gotty's noses :neutral:

Pit$Bull wrote:Rudolf syndrome maybe :shock: Keep a close eye on it tomorrow night.

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Postby Hoyden » December 23rd, 2008, 11:00 pm


Good one.
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Postby iluvk9 » December 24th, 2008, 2:37 pm

Nevermind, all you Helpful Hannahs. I am going to use a permanent black marker.

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