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Old 07-02-12, 08:32 AM   #1
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The dog got skunked last night.

We made him sleep in the garage.
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Old 07-02-12, 08:34 AM   #2
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Bathe him in tomato sauce...seriously.
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Here is the Mythbuster's skunk remedy, from a previous thread.
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Old 07-02-12, 08:46 AM   #4
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Bathe him in tomato sauce...seriously.
That doesn't work. On mythbusters they tried a bunch of remedies. The only one that worked was

1 quart of hydrogen peroxide
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Old 07-02-12, 08:50 AM   #5
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well..then use that.
a little reading up yeilds the info that the smelly stuff is based on Thiols (sulfur compounds) and that oxidizing them to sulfonic acid is the way to get rid of the odiferous issue.
Might want to try Oxyclean too.
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Old 07-02-12, 08:57 AM   #6
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cute doggeh!
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I can vouch for the peroxide/baking soda/dish soap concoction. It works like a charm. There were four baby skunks in our yard the other day. Cute little fellers. They can stay there for all I care. If Mabel gets too friendly with them she will get the treatment. No big deal.
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Old 07-02-12, 11:01 AM   #9
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I was waiting to see a pic of a skunk with someone's face on it.
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Do you think he learned his lesson?
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He looks to be some kind of terrier. They never learn their lesson. He has that "I'll be back" look about him.
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Had a dog that got sprayed in the mouth once... she didn't bark for about 3 years after THAT!
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It looks rabid. And it needs a pedi.
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