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maine coon stool
our 8 year old maine coon has started having soft bowel movements, not loose and runny just soft, nothing has...More
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Reply: Antibiotics for dog
Usually vets prescribe the full course of treatment because sometimes infection can remain even after...More
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Reply: PLEASE HELP... my dog is screaming in his sleep?
Our 9 year old pug Zeke had this issue a few weeks ago. For those who have never heard the scream, you...More
Posted by pugdog1228
Cats eye twitches but it looks like it's winking
Hi there, Well I have a cat her name is Betty, she's about 1 year old she eats normally, plays,...More
Posted by callmekrystal
Skin irritation
I have a 14 yr old german shepherd in genuinely good health. About 4 days ago we took him to a self-help...More
Posted by chrisd3
Reply: skin colour changing
Well pigmentation hasn't changed but she had 5 beautiful puppy's but unfortunately 2 only survived
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Probiotics for cats
Are probiotics beneficial for cats?
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Reply: Is it Immune Mediated Hemolytic Anemia (IMHA)?
She is getting a transfusion now, no reactions so far.
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Reply: Dog episodes of uncontrolled licking and gulping
My dog has done this twice now and both times she eventually threw up a huge hair ball. I have never seen...More
Posted by libby2647111
Feline Pancreatitis
Need help in understanding this new diagnosis. My cat had Stomatitis, Upper Respiratory Syndrome, and Asthma....More
Posted by maytrix
Ruptured ACL in a dog
Does anyone have any experience with a ruptured ACL in a dog. My vet took X-rays and said that my dogs ACL is...More
Posted by lmain
German Shepherd acting strang
I have a 6yr old German Shepherd that is acting strange. I noticed this morning that his ears are back and...More
Posted by kskeegan15
Yeast Infection/hot spot
Our 12 year old havanese has had skin problems all his life. We took him to the vets about a month ago for...More
Posted by chicopee5
Dog Screams
OMG! My 13 year old healthy mini schnauzer had one of these this morning at 2:00am, Her scream was like...More
Posted by kasie1725
dog food rolls
I have been feeding my dog Natural Balance dog food rolls in duck, chicken and lamb. The reason I went to the...More
Posted by An_261504
Dog eye infection
I have a larg german shepherd almost 7yr old.Vet said ita conjuctivity , but i think thats not true ....More
Posted by florianahmeti
Reply: Making a Decision
Stephanie, Thank you for this... So helpful. I'm completely heart broken and I feel awful for him. He is...More
Posted by d4101
Persian with Cardiomyopathy and Pulmonary Edema
5 days ago, my 5 year old Persian had a sycope (fainting). After several tests, it was confirmed that Amadeus...More
Posted by kneenahc
Liquid Glucosamine for Dogs
Best Liquid Glucosamine for Dogs with Chondroitin MSM & Hyaluronic Acid ★Safe and Natural Arthritis...More
Posted by An_261430
Reply: Cat acting very strange
The fact that he isn't pooping is concerning. Usually cats don't act sick unless they really feel bad, most...More
Posted by rohvannyn
Reply: My retriever ate a whole popsicle stick
Glad to hear that he is okay!
Posted by atti_editor
Parasites in blood, now white blood count is low, ...
Our dachshund is anemic and we live in Nicaragua, vet in Leon didn't check white blood count and dog got...More
Posted by playarocadave
Thrombocytopenia and Bleeding Out
I recently had a dog who had a disease called Thrombocytopenia (low blood platelets) that passed away from...More
Posted by bcjbs1
My dog has flaky skin and her nose is peeling
I have a nine month old short haired border collie beagle mix. She the size of a collie,but has beagle...More
Posted by autumnc8695
Reply: glucosamine
If they have the same dose and ingredients, I really don't see why there would be a difference. It could be...More
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Reply: Dog double swallowing fits, licking floor anxiousl...
My dog does this as well. After many years and tests we have figured out she has allergies and acid...More
Posted by aprilchamilton
Reply: dog issue
Personally I would advise going to the vets. I have pulled them out with success before but got burned the...More
Posted by thorstgeorge

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my dog went out this morning and came back with a huge splinter in between her toes .. can i just pull this out and clean it and bandage it or do i need to take her in to the vet?
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Dog sudden head twitching episode?
Hello all, I have an almost 11 month old Lab/Terrier Mix. About 30 minutes ago I found her head...More
Posted by ryleigh_owner
Boxer Licking incessantly
I have a 3 year old male boxer - who as of lately has randomly starting a MAD LICKING ATTACK OF ALL FLOORS (...More
Posted by cmchatton
Reply: Elbow Dysplasia - Seeking info on "PAUL" Surgery
Hi all, I've just been told that my 4 year old American Bulldog/Bull Arab needs an arthroscopy and...More
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