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Can cats get pimples? by Zorin the Lynx
This recently showed up on my cat's chin, and I'm just wondering if I should be concerned and schedule a vet trip, or if it's the equivalent of a pimple and will go away soon: http://zorin.org/share/temp/cat-pimple.jpg Any ideas? Sorry for the poor quality of the shot; it's hard to hold a cat...
June 8th 05 04:09 PM
by Wendy Go to last post
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Cat licking patio by The Mermaid
My cat (14) has started licking the patio - anyone know why he does this? Salt content? It seems very strange. Also, he just licks at his food and doesn't seem as interested as he used to be - have tried several types of food now. Do they do patio flavoured food???!!! ;o)
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September 12th 04 06:09 AM
by Marievulsion Go to last post
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Alternatives to Pill Pockets by [email protected]
I thought the Pill Pockets would be great, but my cat won't eat them. Can anyone suggest some other food that would be okay to hide a pill in? Are there any cat treats, for instance, that are soft enough to push a pill into? (Hiding the pill in his regular wet food doesn't do the trick -- he...
March 20th 07 07:45 AM
by Rhonda Go to last post
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Must Discuss the Kitties' Welfair by Shylock
Hello, It has been announced the spill-well cannot be fixed. Soon there will be a stampede of human flesh. How are you going to handle your kitties. The water willnot be drinkable and the grocery stores will have no food. Are you ready for that? The evacuation has already begun - very secretively...
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July 3rd 11 12:59 AM
by Bill Graham Go to last post
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There's Something About Mary by Karma
As a witness to the destruction and devistation that occurred years ago in rec.gardens.roses, I was quite interested to see what was happening when I was made aware that an eerily similar situation was happening in some of the cat groups. It only took a few moments to verify that the poster...
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August 30th 05 02:06 AM
by Trish Go to last post
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Benefiber? by jmc
Poor Meep is still having some constipation problems. She gets as much water and wet food as she'll eat... and as she's very fussy, I doubt she'd go for the pumpkin that has been suggested before. I was wondering, is Benefiber (the clear, tasteless people fiber supp) safe for cats? What would...
July 6th 06 04:44 PM
by Gary Brown Go to last post
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Colour of cat = personality of cat? by Ellie Bentley
Stemming right back to Edgar Allan Poe's short story "The Black Cat" there has been a perception that "little black cat" is usually bright, intelligent, and utterly loving and devoted. (Although some times the bright intelligent black cat has been associated with the supernatural!) As for ginger...
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May 4th 06 03:35 PM
by Shardonay Go to last post
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ants in the kitty litter by Jewelbar
Hi People! I'm just wondering if I should worry that there are ants in my cat's litter. They are only going after his urine. I know that if a person has diabetes, ants will be attracted to their toilets, so I was wondering if the same was for cats. He always looses weight over summer, but this...
March 17th 08 12:02 AM
by cshenk Go to last post
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Half Siamese, Half Himalayan=? by Slimpickins
Hi everyone, I just found out that my dearly departed, 19 1/2 year old 'baby child' named Blue, was actually a half Siamese and half Himalayan. Blue's been 'gone' exactly one month ago, today-Dec.20th-04. So what exactly did this bloodline make him/Blue? A mix breed? Or, is there an actual name...
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December 24th 04 05:03 AM
by -L. Go to last post
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Houston Humane Society is advertising front paw declawing!! by MaryL
This is disgusting! I wrote a few days ago to defend some of the HSUS practices, but this is absolutely revolting. Read what the Houston Humane Society (note: Houston, not the national HSUS) is advertising as a "Valentine's Day special" for cats (free neutering accompanied by a *reduced rate...
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March 19th 07 02:10 AM
by Nicolaas Hawkins Go to last post
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HELP PLEASE: fever reducer for cats? by Candace
My cat, Scottie, is in his 10th day of fever of unknown origin despite antibiotics, first polyflex, then doxycycline added, now baytril and doxycycline, polyflex discontinued. He has been hospitalized for a week today, on IV fluids and tube feedings. His temp goes up and down. All bloodwork and...
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February 16th 06 06:32 PM
by Phil P. Go to last post
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Kidney Stones Maine Coon Cat by Phil P.
"Chris" wrote in message ... Hello, We have a 4 year old Maine Coon Male Cat (Sebastian) that was just recently diagnosed with kidney stones. First a little history. I got Sebastian from someone at a local flea...
July 12th 03 05:46 AM
by Phil P. Go to last post
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splay legs in 3 week old kitten by Mariaricardo
I hope there is someone out there who has had some experience (hopefully successfully), with splay legs in kittens. One of a litter of four born three weeks ago has hind legs that go out to the side, like a frog. He is able to walk and lift his abdomen up from the carpet, but his legs are weak. ...
February 5th 05 06:23 AM
by Mariaricardo Go to last post
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Dry food addict. Refuses anything else by Jane B
Now that I've read how much healthier canned food over dry, I've been trying to convert my cat. She is incredibly fussy. Only eats dry food. She does not over eat, so she is fed at will. I have tried about 30 different brands and flavors of canned foods. The only kind she's will to touch are...
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April 11th 14 09:50 AM
by The Nice Mean Man Go to last post
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Declawing: glad I took the time by [email protected]
Well, I posted here many months ago regarding a stray that we decided to spay and keep. She turned into a beautiful cat with a nice shiny coat. She's still outside, and she sleeps on the deck in a nice little shingled house that I built for her. She's a good mouser, and we live next to a...
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November 10th 03 05:12 PM
by kaeli Go to last post
247 4,452
Sudden loss of mobility in front legs by turner.nigel
Hi, My cat had a sudden loss of mobility in both front paws. Our Vet says it is not a clot as she still has partial use of both paws and pulls away when you pinch her toes. She seems to have problems moving her legs toward her head. They seem to want to go towards her hind legs which makes her...
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December 31st 05 10:36 PM
by meumar Go to last post
10 4,420
IAMS vs Whiskas? by Suzie-Q[_3_]
In article , Lord_Alex wrote: Hello all, I'm new to the group and somewhat new to raising cats (I had cats as a kid 10 years ago). At the end of April I decided my house was too empty, so I went...
July 16th 11 07:14 AM
by Sylvia M[_3_] Go to last post
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How declawing saved my cat's life and gave him 6 more years (and counting) by He Who Walks
The cat was mom's and she died after a long illness. The cat had clawed up a lot of furniture in the house and no one else wanted the cat. The cat also had a skin condition which now necessitates a depomedrol shot each month. I took the cat on condition that it would be declawed so it...
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January 7th 04 08:04 PM
by He Who Walks Go to last post
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Ping Phil: Second Echo results for HCM by yngver
We just had our six month follow up echo for our cat who was diagnosed with very mild HCM in May. I'm having trouble understanding the results and I hope you can shed some light while I wait to hear back from the cardiologist to clarify. Our cat was diagnosed with mild HCM with mild LV outflow...
December 24th 07 12:44 PM
by Phil P. Go to last post
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Cooking for cats with diarrhea by Bohgosity BumaskiL
170 mL London Drugs Tuna 2 Eggs 5 mL Wasabi Powder 5 mL Paprika 700 W microwave oven Mix well. Microwave on high for three minutes. Mix again. Microwave on high for another minute. Serve hot. -------
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January 27th 13 05:08 PM
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