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5month old dog keeps picking up older smaller dog her neck

We just adopted a now 5 month old female Husky/german (Blue) Shepard mix who's about 40lbs and we've noticed some issues with our her and our almost 5 year old Basenji (Nani) who's 14lbs. They seem to ...
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How to make my parakeets not afraid of me?

Couple months ago I bought two parakeets from the local pet store. I got them a cage, and for thew first few weeks they were afraid of me, but sometimes would jump on my finger (only to fly away when ...
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Kitten fast breathing while sleeping

My 3 month kitten is breathing quite fast while sleeping after a round of running around and playing. Currently in the house are 28.5 degrees celsius, so its quite hot. She also breathes with her ...
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My older cat hates the kittens

My older cat is female and i got here from a friend. she is 3 years old and spayed. the two kittens are between 9-13 weeks old and i got them after a friend of a friend found them born under her porch ...
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Cooling aquarium with aluminum heat sink

Summer is approaching again. Last summer, I had a lot of trouble keeping the temperature in my aquarium at 30°C. My fish prefer 21-24°C, but I couldn't get it any lower than 30. So I want to avoid ...
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Neon tetra left fin looks snapped and white

Hi I have 6 neon tetras in a 29-gallon tank. I noticed one of them has the left fin looking like snapped to the side and white. It swims well and eats well. No sign of discomfort from that fish. Any ...
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Going on a Vacation with a dog, beach and sea

We have a 2 year old German Spitz. We didn't take her on any long trips or beaches. This year we're going to the beach/sea and we want to take her with us. The temperatures will be around 28-32 ...
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Recently adopted dog fur pattern changing? Is this normal?

My girlfriend and I recently adopted this 3 year old little dog, about a month ago. She had bald spots on her chest and tummy which has started to grow back, but her fur colouring seems to be changing ...
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Dog vs children

I have a 5yr old pitbull that I rescued from being chain up in the backyard of an abandoned house. I have had him for almost a year now and he has become a huge part of our family and has fully ...
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Discovered feral kitten is bitten. Should I abandon it?

A week ago I decided to adopt a friendly feral kitten (about 3-4 months old). He seems to be in perfect health, very playful, friendly, uses the designated toilet place, and actually tolerates baths ...
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Cat and thundershirt

Can I keep my cat in his thunder shirt for a 5-6 hour car trip? I’ve tried it on him a few times, and he seems ok with it. He sort of rolls over and becomes quite docile.
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Chorkie - Posy Op - Red Blister

my pet had a spat on 13th of May. After a visit post op her scar was healing nicely and things were fine. Recently she has come up with a blood type blister on the scar which she has been licking and ...
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What cleaner fish should I include with my aquarium?

I am planning on getting a 20 gallon Marina fish tank (24 inches x 12.5 inches x 16.5 inches). I have already planned on getting several species of fish for my aquarium. I am most likely getting two ...
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How can I tell if my cat is in pain?

Because of several symptoms (tilted head, occasional bouts of coughing and infection around her eyes), I brought my 13 year old cat to the vet and was told that sadly she has cancer, untreatable. The ...
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Which sex rabbit defines the size of the kits and which defines the quantity

I need to know is it the doe or buck that define the size and quantity of rabbit kits
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Is this kitten a boy or a girl? [duplicate]

I recently rescued a kitten, and I’m having trouble telling whether it is a boy or a girl. Please help! (https://i.stack.imgur.com/2Kimv.jpg)
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Moving with feral/stray cats [duplicate]

I have been TNR feral cats for 20 years. I have 7 that I care for now. We have lived in this home for 35 years. We are getting ready to move. None of these cats are inside cats. I also have 3 small ...
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Dog with Congestive Heart Failure - Rapid Heart Beat

My dog was diagnosed with congestive heart failure roughly 8 months ago. Though her breathing has been the thing we have noticed and discussed primarily with the vets, that seems to be under control ...
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is 100g of wet food sufficient for 1 year old cats with different weights of course

Do you think that 100g/day of wet food based on the following diet is enough? Taking into consideration that I feed them also dry food all day long. my cats are 1 year old, they are sister and ...
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Can you leave a pug/pug puppy alone for 7 hours

I would like to buy a pug puppy in September but I work for seven hours across the street. I can check on my pug every 5 hours and would provide with water, pee pads, crate and toys. But I don’t know ...
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Broke my Seapora AquariumController. What are my options?

I'm a fool and dropped the controller. The people at the store I bought it from didn't really have a solution on how to resolve this...anyone know how I should go about replacing it? thanks!
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Why does my 10 month male kitten destroy everything?

I grew up with cats so I'm used to having them. However my fiance and I decided to get a kitten about 7 months ago (he was about 3 months old then). We had some minor issues when he was younger but ...
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My koi fishes are dying every day

It all started last week. My big koi started to spin out of control and died the same day. I went to the pond place and they gave me a parasite treatment bottle, with instructions to use it for 3 days....
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rat tail injury

my daughters rat ran under the recliner with the foot pedestal out, in trying to get him out the pedestal was accidentally moved down some pinching his tail, he got scared and squeeled and also pulled ...
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Is Rehmannia safe for dogs? Is it effective for arthritis?

Our 8 year old dog - a suspected doberman/labrador mix - has recently been diagnosed with arthritis in his back and rear legs. Our veterinarian has prescribed Rimadyl, which has seemed to help his ...
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Is my cat healthy, ill, or just getting older?

My cat is 5 years old. She is a very friendly cat, playful, and seems very normal, but she is very skinny. She eats and drinks regularly, goes to the bathroom normally, and gets plenty of fresh air. ...
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Help!! My hermit crab molted but went missing!

My tiny crabbie, Pipboy, was molting for a while. This morning I found her shell and inside was a hollow shell, but no sign of the crab anywhere! Is it possible that she’s hiding? Maybe she’s buried ...
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How can I get my dog to stop burying her food?

My dog is a little under a year old and she usually just buries left over bits of meat we bring back from restaraunts (we don’t do it often but it used to be the only time she’d bury her food). She ...
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How to transport turtle and fish via airline?

I may relocate to another country. How can I manage a flight transport for my turtle and fish? Is it realistic to do so in general? The flight is approximately 3-4 hours. The fish are black mollies, ...
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Flea eggs or dander?

Are these white spots in my cats brushed fur flea eggs or dander?
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Pomeranian hair not growing back after shaving

My pom, did not grew hair back after shaving for surgery. Now it has been one year after the surgery, and he got only like 30 percent of his hair back, and unevenly. Now I know that the poms should ...
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Do Hermann's tortoises enjoy mushrooms, are they healthy for them?

Do Hermann's tortoises enjoy mushrooms, are they healthy for them? I have read in some forums, that mushrooms are not natural food for Hermann's tortoises. But I think that it should not be true. ...
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Dog is rubbing his chin on the carpet and whining

My 15.5 y/o male unfixed schnauzer keeps rubbing his chin on the carpet and whines while doing it. He is taking 1 mg thyroid tabs. He has also been tilting his head. He's not eating all his food at ...
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My new Leopard gecko turned grey and is cold to the touch

so I just bought a leopard gecko (It's my first reptile) and last night I had turned off it's heat mat. I had read that leopard geckos could withstand temps of 70s (which is the coldest it usually ...
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My female dog(shih tzu), doesn't want to mate with my other male dog(shih tzu)

I think my female shih tzu is the Alpha of the pack in our house. She's already 2 years old. And already had her 2nd heat this year. She's getting angry when my male dogs is humping her. Is there ...
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Does cranberry help cats with urinary crystals

My cat recently had urinary crystals. I've been told cranberry capsules are good for helping clear them up. Is there any evidence to support this?
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How to help a cat that has gone suddenly blind

Our cat recently had a cardiac arrest and, as a result of the brain damage, is totally blind (he may get it back, if not fully, partially). Two days later he is out of hospital and back at home. He ...
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Dirty cat ears, is it mites?

I have a kitten. When I got him, he had a lot of black wax in his ears, it looked like mites. We went to vet, and he just cleaned his ears with cotton soaked in something and said that it wasn't mites,...
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What the best way to get water up to temperature for a water change?

I'm just about to do a water change and was wondering what's the best way to get water up to the right temperature to put it back in to my tank?
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Raised white patch on the shoulder area behind bearded dragon's head

Beardie has a raised white patch around the shoulder area behind her head. It doesn't seem painful or hasn't changed her eating habits. What is the cause of the patch?
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How to make home cooked food appealing and tasty to cats?

Recently, I began trying to make my own wet food. However, while my cat is always drawn to the store-bought ones, she doesn't eat a bite of what I make after smelling it. I have tried till now - ...
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What is this lump on my goldfishes head?

I just noticed today that my goldfish has a lump on his head that is white around the edge with a red centre. He is eating and behaving normally. He is nine years old and has never had any other ...
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Can rabbits and guinea pigs eat sparrow grass?

I have a rabbit and a guinea pig kept together in my room. (They come along very well.) I also happen to have a bunch of sparrow grass in front of me that I don't have any plans to do with. Could ...
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Is it possible to teach my cat to express what he wants though visual cues?

My cat usually starts yelling whenever he wants something though it is near impossible to tell if he wants to play chase or want pettings or is hungry. What i want to ask is that can i teach my cat to ...
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How to handle pet cat's prey when they're injured

So I have a three year old male cat that I took in from a shelter. It wasn't long before he started bringing in mice, shrews, birds and once, a rabbit. I accept it's a part of their nature to do this ...
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Does my cat know we're playing when I chase him?

I have two absolutely adorable cats who love to play each other and me. We have a few different games we play, but I'm wondering if they know "tag" is a game. Sometimes, when they're in a very ...
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How long of silence/calmness to reward when crate training (9 week old dachshund)?

Just a quick question about crate training. He quite likes his crate and being in it, but he doesn't like being separated with the door closed, which I know is normal. I'm trying to teach him that ...
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Colour for turtle pond

I'm planning an outside enclosure for my yellow bellied slider. The idea would be to build a fiberglass tank with a basking Island and a partly shaded "beach". My initial idea was to make it a clear ...
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How to relocate my pets with me inside the EU?

I may go to Lithuania for about one year. Now I have to consider about my two rabbits. Either I take them with me, or I search another one to care for them in this time. To make this decision I need ...
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My dog hates the bell ring [duplicate]

I have a Maltese Bichon that every time the house bell rings, he starts barking as if it were going to kill him. We have tried to ignore it, to try to silence it, but once we look away from it to open ...

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