That is me, walking around my neighborhood wearing surgical gloves and trying to catch my dog’s pee in a cup. I must look like an idiot walking around half bent over trying to scoot a plastic container under my dogs back-end every time it looks like she might squat and pee.
Our female dog ended up with a Urinary Tract Infection and completed the antibiotics a week ago. I was supposed to collect a sample myself (lots cheaper), but have failed miserably. She is simply too close to the ground and I can’t get anything under here fast enough to collect.
It is not as easy as you might think to catch the urine of a 30 pound female dog. This week I have made several attempts to obtain a urine sample from my small dog, The results:
Owner 0 Dog 5
I may have to bite the bullet and let the vet get the sample. It will be costly, but finally done.