Posts tagged "Cat Friendly Practice"

Cat Throws Up, Treating with Surgery or Diet: Reader Question

Cat Throws Up, Treating with Surgery or Diet: Reader Question
Q: Wanda Jean, our 4-year-old cat, has always thrown up. At first, the vet said the cat ate too fast and probably had hairballs, since Wanda Jean has long hair. A few weeks ago, the cat began throwing up every day, and just didn’t look good. An x-ray showed her colon was filled with feces,... Read more »

Pet Experts Answer Your Questions at Central Veterinary Conference

Pet Experts Answer Your Questions at Central Veterinary Conference
SAN DIEGO, CA — These reader questions were answered at the Central Veterinary Conference West, held at the San Diego Convention Center, Dec. 5-9. Q: Why does my cat go crazy if I step on an ant? She’ll roll around on the spot. — W.G., Cyberspace. A: “I suspect it’s all about the smell,” says... Read more »

Questions Asnwered: Motion Sickness in Dogs; Adopting FIV Cats; Cats in Fine Art

Questions Asnwered: Motion Sickness in Dogs; Adopting FIV Cats; Cats in Fine Art
Q: We’re planning a driving trip in January with our Standard Poodle, who’s very nervous in a vehicle. How can we calm her? — D.M., Clayton, WI Q: My Sheltie, Joey, once had a problem riding in the car. We bought Meclizine at our local grocery store for less than anything the vet sold us,... Read more »
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Chicago Cat Friendly Practice: Guest Blogger On What's Up in the Cats' Ears

Chicago Cat Friendly Practice: Guest Blogger On What's Up in the Cats' Ears
Guest blog by Colleen Currigan, DVM at a cat friendly practice in Chicago and president of Board of Directors Tree House Humane Society, Chicago, IL Knowing that the cat hates it when ear cleaning solution is put into her ears? Should a cat owner try to remove all that waxy ‘gunk’ in her cat’s ears?... Read more »
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