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Metamucil For My Cat

After reading about the Metamucil I ground up some All Bran cereal and mixed it in a high quality wet food - 1 tsp of ground bran to 1 tsp wet food - for

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Tidy Cats and Fresh Step Clay Litter

I have cared for neighbor's cats and cats in a shelter. I don't like these litters because they has a high dust content when poured. They are good at clumping

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Litter For Cat That Wets Paws

Reader Questions: Help! We have tried 4 different cat litters but so far nothing that will not stick to her paws as she likes to play in her water dish.

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Problem With Precious Cat Litter

Reader Question:I have been using Precious Cat Litter for many years. I feel it is getting worse & worse for quality about tracking-dust-holding odors.

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How to Diagnose a Kitten Eye Infection

Reader Question: How to Treat A Kitten Eye Infection I found a kitten with her eyes sealed shut with a green substance. I took her home, washed her eyes

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Skin Problem Break Out Around Cat Eyes

I noticed the hair falling out & small sores around my cat's eye. It has occurred in past few days. He is 14 yrs old & Siamese-Persian mix. It does not

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Could this be ringworm?

Reader Question on Skin Sore Followed By Suggestion From Our Vet My 6-month-old male Ragdoll cross has a scabby sore on his shoulder blade. Most days it's

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My Kitty Sasha Has Back Sores

Reader Question on Back Sores Followed By Suggestion From Our Vet I rescued my kitty Sasha when she was only 2-1/2 weeks old and she has given me 7 wonderful

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Dilated Eyes in Cat

Reader Question on Cat Eye Dilation Followed by Suggestion From Our Vet I have a cat who has sudden dilated both eyes. It might have been from being scared

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Non ulcer Keratitus

Reader Question on Eye Endema Followed by Suggestion From Our Vet My cat has very severe edema with blood vessels in the cornea. Eye ophthalmologist gives

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Cat Losing Hair Causes, Solutions and Treatment

Problems with a cat losing hair in patches, on ears or belly? Read about the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of cat hair problems (called alopecia).

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Strange White Skin Lumps On Cat

Reader Question:> Are cat skin lumps a cause for concern? My one year old black and white Tom cat has 4 very small 'lumps' on his head which appeared

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Cat Drinking Too Much Water and Urine is Discolored

Reader Question: My cat's urine is brown, what should we do? Hello, I rescued a Persian cat who had been found hanging around a local restaurant, she

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Change in Litter Box Sign of Cat Urinary Tract Infection

My female cat Sophie is going to be 16 years old this spring. She was treated this past summer for a urinary tract infection. I always use the same brand

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How to Treat Cat Scabies

Reader Question: How to treat feral cat scabies? We have feral cats at our church. A strange cat who was diseased (looked like your pictures of scabies)

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Causes of Cat Urination Outside of Litter Box

Reader Question: Helping a Cat that is Urinating Outside the Litter Box Our 15 year old male cat has been urinating everywhere including beside the litter

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Treating White Worms in Cat Stool

Reader Question: Are white worms in my cat's stool maggots or something else? Good afternoon! Our cat is a 15 year-old neutered male with IBS and intestinal

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Fresh Step, Tidy Cat

Fresh Step is extremely dusty, and is also strongly scented. I would not recommend it for any house with an asthmatic cat or human. Tidy cats pours out

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Caring for a Cat with Herpes Virus

Reader Questions: Feline Herpes Hi, my story and questions are about feline herpes. About 6 years ago I adopted (he adopted me actually) a beautiful,

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Diagnosis of Cat Hair Loss

Reader Question: What conditions can cause cat hair loss? I have two black cats who both suffer from hair loss. The older cat has loss mostly on her fat

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Treatment for a Cat Cold with Stuffy Nose

Reader Question: How to Help a Sneezing Cat with No Nasal Drainage Hello, my 10 year old over-weight cat has been sneezing frequently for the past couple

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Treating Fleas on my Indoor Cat

My 5 yr old cat and her sister both have more fleas this summer than ever before. I was alarmed at the amount and the small open circles from her biting,

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Small Growth on Back of Cats Neck

How to Cure a Small Growth on a Cat Neck I just noticed last week that my 14 year old spayed cat has a small bubble like growth about the size of a pea

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