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OT word usage by ---MIKE---
Just for clarification - some words are commonly misused. Here is a guide, Your - possessive - belonging to. You're - contraction - "you are" There - at a place Their - possessive - belonging to. They're - contraction - "they are" ---MIKE---
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January 3rd 06 12:41 AM
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[OT] Date Codes by ---MIKE---
Anonama wrote: When one got outside by accident we calmly went out back and yelled the word "FOOD". He came running back to us at full speed. (Conditioning them to a word meaning "cat food" has it's benefits). Whenever I feed my cats I ring a small bell. Then if Tiger ever got
March 21st 07 12:00 AM
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Ping Phil re Metacam by ---MIKE---
Amber has arthritis and my vet has recommended oral Metacam. I have read about cats dying from the use of Metacam. Do you have any opinions on this? ---MIKE--- In the White Mountains of New Hampshire (44 15' N - Elevation 1580')
May 13th 07 12:35 AM
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Happy birthday Tiger by ---MIKE---
Tiger is 8 years old today. ---MIKE--- In the White Mountains of New Hampshire (44 15' N - Elevation 1580')
May 11th 07 05:45 PM
by sheelagh Go to last post
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Persistence with mats by ---MIKE---
The past few years I have had to take Tiger to the vet to get "de-matted". This required sedation which was expensive as well as somewhat risky. This year I have tried to keep them under control. Despite my efforts, he developed mats on both sides of his hips. He won't let me use clippers or...
July 3rd 07 09:26 AM
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Tiger's mats are gone by ---MIKE---
After slowly breaking up the mats on Tiger's hips I have been very diligent about brushing (with the Zoom Groom) and combing several times a day. Luckily he likes this. So far there has been no signs of new mats. I really wanted to avoid a trip to TED for sedating and shaving like last year. ...
July 30th 07 02:54 PM
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Quiet clippers by ---MIKE---
Does anyone sell grooming clippers that are truly quiet? Tiger has a couple of stubborn mats that would be easily removed with clippers if the loud noise didn't spook him. ---MIKE--- In the White Mountains of New Hampshire (44 15' N - Elevation 1580')
December 8th 07 02:04 PM
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Living Hell by ---MIKE---
Philip Meech asked: If we were to upgrade to three litter boxes, would those be side by side or distributed around our small house? If you really want to solve the problem, you should have SIX litter boxes. I would try distributing them around the house. I have two cats and three litter...
January 2nd 08 02:00 PM
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Tiger's mat by ---MIKE---
Tiger has had a bad matting on his left hip for a couple of months. I have tried a mat breaker, combs, brushes etc. but Tiger used to object. With a wire bristle brush and persistance, I finally got the mat off this morning. Here is a picture of the brush that did the trick along with the...
January 7th 08 02:35 PM
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Tiger likes the Zoom Groom by ---MIKE---
I have been grooming Tiger with the Zoom Groom for the last few weeks. He seems to like it. Hopefully, when his hair has fully grown back this will prevent mats. This could take a year or more. ---MIKE--- In the White Mountains of New Hampshire (44 15' N - Elevation...
December 21st 06 06:30 PM
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Hissing Tiger by ---MIKE---
He was at the vet for "shaving" three weeks ago and had a complete blood check - all normal. His hissing is nothing new - he has always done that. It's just his personality! ---MIKE--- In the White Mountains of New Hampshire (44 15' N - Elevation 1580')
July 30th 06 10:21 PM
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Concern about cats eating mice by ---MIKE---
This information from the ASPCA Welcome to ASPCA News Alert, the weekly newsletter of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. PET HEALTH ALERT: RAT AND MOUSE BAITS ARE POISONOUS TO DOGS AND CATS, TOO In 2004, the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) received more than...
January 5th 06 04:21 PM
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OT Clean Shower problem by ---MIKE---
I have been using Clean Shower after taking a shower - using the one labelled "for tile showers". I find that I get choked up from the mist and have trouble breathing for a couple of hours. I never noticed this with the regular product. Has any one else had this problem? A call to the company led...
January 13th 06 01:05 AM
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News group falling apart by ---MIKE---
This was once a healthy news group with 1500 posts. Because of the off topic posts and flame wars and the fact that a few individuals have made it their personal chat club, many of the regular posters have left for other cat news groups. This group is down below 1000 posts and dropping steadily. ...
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April 15th 06 06:42 PM
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Least expensive feliway? by ---MIKE---
Gail F wrote: www.drsfostersmith.com sells it for about $16 + shipping. That's compared to $25 or more at my local pet store. Yes but their outrageous shipping cost would bring it up to $25 anyway. ---MIKE---
August 1st 06 04:26 PM
by Kraut Go to last post
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Tiger was shaved by ---MIKE---
This morning I picked Tiger up at the vets. He had all his mats shaved off and now he looks naked. All of his beautiful fur is gone. He weighed in at 22.3 pounds but in this picture he doesn't look fat. ---MIKE--- In the White Mountains of New Hampshire (44 15' N -...
July 11th 06 06:42 PM
by Toni Go to last post
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Tiger was shaved by ---MIKE---
I forgot to includ the photo. http://albums.photo.epson.com/j/View?u=1777604&a=13746150&p=74482309&Sequence=0&res=high ---MIKE--- In the White Mountains of New Hampshire (44 15' N - Elevation 1580')
July 13th 06 04:47 PM
by dgk Go to last post
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Tiger's rabies shot by ---MIKE---
Wilber asked: Are there any other animals he comes into contact with? Some vets will advise that the rabies shots aren't necessary for an indoor cat who's the only animal in an apartment or house. There is another cat - Amber. She is 11 and also never goes out. I could leave the door...
July 27th 06 11:15 PM
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Hissing Tiger by ---MIKE---
Tiger hisses at just about anything. When he gets up on my lap (which is often) he sometimes "nips" my arm. This afternoon, when he got up, I said "don't bite me" and he hissed (but he didn't nip). If I accidentally bump him with my leg, he hisses. I've given up trying to figure what he means by...
July 30th 06 12:18 AM
by cybercat Go to last post
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I think my cat has a health problem can anyone help? by ---MIKE---
Troll? ---MIKE--- In the White Mountains of New Hampshire (44 15' N - Elevation 1580')
March 12th 08 08:37 AM
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