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Info i should collect before giving the cat to new owner

I just found a kitty in the road and brought it home i already have a cat so my parents forbade me to keep this one, i found this guy who is my friend's friend and he is ready to adopt this kitten,...
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How do I decide with a cat who has kidney disease, went blind from disease and now has diabetes [closed]

my cat is 18 and has had kidney disease for 4 years. She went blind in April, has had hind leg problems for the past two months. She now has diabetes. Can she suddenly develop renal failure? Should I ...
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Repeated Vomiting in Cat [closed]

Yesterday, out of nowhere, my cat threw up her dinner. This does happen a few times a year, but this time she just kept trying to vomit every 30 seconds to 2 minutes, going on for up to 20 minutes, ...
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Why doesn't my cat seem to mind loud music despite stronger hearing?

I am effectively making a colloquial assumption that my cat's hearing is better than mine but... if this truly is the case, why doesn't my cat seem to mind loud music? Surprising noises that come out ...
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What is the prognosis for feline leprosy, and why is so little known about it?

I'm trying to find information on feline leprosy, and am coming up empty-handed. My cat—a two year old male Saimese—was recently diagnosed with this and is facing surgery for removal of what ...
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Bringing a very scared cat home [duplicate]

Yesterday I picked up a cat from a lady off Craigslist, he was scared of course and she said it was from outside (he's an indoor cat). He did come from a home with 6 other animals I should add. I set ...
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Is my Red Platy pregnant? [duplicate]

Hi can someone please tell me if my red platy is pregnant.. I got her from Maidenhead Aquatics about 3 weeks ago and she seems 'bigger' to me She also has a dark line running down her stomach I placed ...
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Something growing on my dogs back by his tail

My dog has something growing on his back above his tail. Looks almost like a bunch of skin tags. Any ideas what this could be? Doesn't seem to bother him but don't know for sure. He's a 2 year old ...
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How should i apply bandage

My cat was attacked and his muscle came off i contacted my vet and he told me to dress it with bandage and keep changing it,but the muscle is still hanging from the skin, and it has started to turn ...
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Where should I release a pet hamster to maximize its chance of survival?

I bought a djungarian hamster as a gift for a relative's daughter, but now she says she doesn't want to keep it, because it's very aggressive and always bites. She's had a few hamsters before and says ...
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Urgent! How should i treat the wound [closed]

My cat was attack just an hour ago the thumb like part on his front paw has come off its hanging as it's edge is still connected, it's not bleeding now,should i connect the hanging part to the surface ...
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Betta fish mystery sickness what is it?what do I do?

I went on vacation and unfortunately the person I trusted to take care of my fish left the light on for a week and that caused him to but his tail off. Which then I believe turned into fin rot. I ...
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Will my dogs hair grow back black after clipped coat is grey? [closed]

I got my dog clipped and normally he’s black but when he returned he had so much more grey on his body than I expected. When his fur starts to grow back will it be grey or will it be black?
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Can I socialise my puppy with another dogs, who had their annual booster 2 years ago?

I currently have a 9 week old Husky puppy, who has had her first vaccine a 12 days ago. She is due her next vaccine in 3 weeks. Is it ok for me to socialise her with my parents dogs( 7 & 9 years ...
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Does anyone know what this lump on my dog might be?

The vet is not available until Tuesday so I was wondering if anyone had any experience seeing a lump like this in their dogs. It’s located below her butthole area and between the legs. Thank you very ...
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Why do cats suddenly run crazy at home

There are two cats in my family, one is 7 years old and the other is 3 years old. They are usually very quiet at home and sleep most of the time. But sometimes, they will suddenly run around the house ...
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Remedy an adult dog that was trained that it's okay to go to the bathroom inside

I adopted an adult, 4-year-old Jack Russel/Italian Greyhound mix a year ago. The previous owner would leave him locked in a small room all day at work, and the owner before that kept him outside all ...
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Is my rescued budgie healthy?

We just had a new budgie, got it from my parents. Main reason we decided to adopt him is because he's been bullied by his mates in cage (there's like 8 of them on a regular sized cage). As for my mom, ...
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How do we help settle our dog into our new apartment?

My partner and I have a 1 year old kelpie border collie. She is an active and happy dog who receives immense amounts of love, affection and care. We take her out without fail every morning and ...
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Is my dog's incision infected? [closed]

She is 7 days post-op and everything has gone well, but I noticed the small opening on the end of her incision and what looks like it may be some pus. Is this something to be immediately concerned ...
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Why does my cat paw at his reflection in the mirror?

Not every time he looks in the mirror, obviously, but sometimes my cat will sort of sit on his back legs and paw with his front on his reflection in the mirror? There doesn't seem to be much ...
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Kitten growling and hissing while obssesively playing with a brand new toy

I adopted a female kitten that is about 8 weeks old with 3 other litter mates. She is a medium-haired tuxedo. I've had them for about 3 weeks. I brought home a new toy for her to play with today. It's ...
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Collar for my kitten

I have been trying for about two months for my kitten abjosting to wear her collar. We started of with collar without bell and I had try to give a treats or do it just before feeding. She literally ...
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Baby kitten demands more food but has a big belly

My kitten’s belly is big and I give her a good amount of food at a time, but afterwards she wants more. She plays and behaves otherwise normal. Should I feed her more? She is four weeks old and she is ...
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What do I need to know, when planning to catch a dog with a fox-trap?

There is this homeless dog in our neighbourhood since more than one month. The shelter constantly tries to catch him (really catch, not trap him) running behind him and scaring him away. I am sure, ...
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How can I motivate a cat to go outside their hideout?

I've checked in at some hotel late at night, some street or neighbor cat entered my room as I was ventilating the room, and decided to stay under the bedframe near the wall. I would like the cat to ...
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Is it ok to feed my Cat Wotsits?

I have discovered that my Cat loves Wotsits, so I usually dish four or five of them to her whenever I eat a packet, though I am aware that certain human foods can be harmful to Cats, so was wondering ...
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Found a kitten in the street, is it dangerous to keep him in the same environment with my 2 year old cat?

As I was coming back from the gym with my wife wound a kitten in the street crying, dirty and hungry. We could simply not let him there. We got him home. Is it dangerous to keep him in the same ...
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Giving a dog autoclaved bone [duplicate]

Can I give a dog bone that has been pressure coocked in autoclave? The bones don't hold structure at all and can be broken by hands.
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Behavior problems with two of my cats

When my husband and I first moved in together we got our first cat,Lucky. About a year later we got another one and they got along great. Lucky took her under his wing and showed her the ropes. But ...
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Whats causing filters to implode?

I've got two 24 gallon tanks that both have the same filter inside of them but for some reason in one of them the sponges seem to be sort of "imploding" and I've got no idea what could be ...
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Inulin and fat absorption in dogs

Just been looking around for some new food to feed our small dogs, the one in question is about 6kg (13 years), and have found Bestie Kitchen, which looks interesting. The ingredient list is below (...
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What are some home remedies for a constipated dog?

So my dog hasn't been pooping like regular for a few days and she seems to be struggling when she does try. I think she might be constipated. I am going to take her to the vet ASAP but I would love to ...
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Due to roach infestations in the past, i began feeding my cat on paper on the dining table. Now she won't eat from her dish again post-bugs

I have been feeding my senior cat on the kitchen table for a while since I was having problems with roaches getting into her bowl. Now i bought a brand new feeder but she still looks for her food on ...
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Why does my cat always bring me his toy when I'm brushing teeth in the bathroom?

I know that bringing me his toy is a sign of attention-seeking, but why does he always do this when I'm brushing my teeth in the bathroom, not when I ignore him while doing other things like using my ...
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Stop dog from bothering my mom

My mom has come to our house and our dog is constantly bothering her. Continuously licking her feet, smelling and licking her genital areas, etc. Telling him no or giving him jail time is not helping. ...
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Can I stop my male cat from beating up my female cat?

One morning my grandson and I found a cat digging through our trash can. He was literally skin and bones. We decided to fees him. His need for food over powered his fear of us and he let us pet him. ...
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Do lost dogs stay in packs?

I just lost two of my dogs, one small and one large. Do dogs who are lost normally stay in a pack? Edit: I just found my dogs, and I can confirm that they, and two other dogs that I found, stayed ...
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What is this hair loss at my cats ears and head? [closed]

As of now its limited to her head and ears, but I am afraid its spreading. She is loosing hair rapidly below her right eye. Can anyone tell me the actual name of the illness or any remedy? It will be ...
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5 month old male cat nurses on a 9 month adopted female cat [duplicate]

I got the 5 month old male kitten when he was 10 weeks old. To date (he's 5) he, for some reason, nurses on the rescued Tabby who is now 9 month old. Surely she has no milk or anything. It is a 2 or 3 ...
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How to keep the neighbour's cat out of my home with a cat door?

I installed a cat flap on our door for our cat Pablo, so he can leave the house to socialize with the other outdoor cats in the neighbourhood. We didn't have any problem until one of the other cats (...
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Dog Food And Anxiety [duplicate]

Background My dog, an American Staffordshire Terrier Mix, is a rescue dog. We got him at about 12 weeks old after he was found with his brother in a dumpster. I adopted both and his brother seems to ...
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How deep should the needle be when giving a cat subcutaneous fluids?

The vet has instructed us to give our cat subcutaneous fluids, but unfortunately we're having a lot of struggles with this. It's very stressful for us to have to intentionally hurt the cat doing a ...
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How to clean hermit crab leftovers?

I have a 5-gallon glass tank for my 2 hermit crabs. I feed them river shrimps twice a day, but they leave a lot of food untouched, which tends to settle on the bottom of the tank between and under the ...
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Dog having potty training accidents on rugs

We are having a 15 weeks old goldendoodle and he is trained to go outside to do his business on a pad on the balcony. However, our floor is tile and when we were adding back our rugs, we noticed he ...
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Is my dog obese for his measurements? [closed]

Here's some backstory. I adopted my now 3-year-old Staffordshire Terrier Mix at 3 months old (It is unknown what else he is mixed with.) He's a bred hound-type dog and has plenty of energy. He walks ...
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Can dog paws grow excessive skin mass from walking on rough surfaces?

I understand this thing is best presented to a veterinarian but as usual my dog (chocolate labrador, 6 years old) develops issues when it's weekend over here and his veterinarian isn't available. I ...
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Is a cat likely to be traumatized if it is physically forced to take medicine?

My cat was prescribed some ointment drops for yeast infections in both ears. But, when I try to give him his medicine, he yowls pitifully, fights me tooth and claw, and runs away. Clearly he doesn’t ...
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Salt lamps and salt poisoning in cats

I know that salt lamps are made of salt rock, and I know that most animals are evolved to crave for salt, because of its rarity in nature. For example, hamsters like to lick human fingers for the salt ...
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What to do with my indoor-outdoor cat when we are not home?

We have a male cat, aged 1 year and 6 months roughly. He is not a complete indoor cat. He can go in and out of our house as his will. He usually spends half his time indoors and half outdoors. The ...

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