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Reply: Does canned food turn red at night
Yes i just noticed this recently ... i opened cat food yesterday and i went to give it to cat and it is...More
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Reply: Submandibular Lymphnodes: What's normal and what i...
Thank you so much for clearing that up for me; I never knew they could swell like that! I had Peanut tested...More
Posted by holyfrap
Dog eats hair off butt and pits of front back legs...
Hello,[br>My name is Ted Nicewander. I'm watching my friends dog. I have known this dog for 5 years and...More
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Reply: Dog worm in feces or maggots?
I can't see the picture, but I might be able to narrow things down. The only way a larva or maggot would be...More
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Reply: Sudden loud squealing
If it's not a problem with her windpipe (that can cause a loud squealing sound) could it be a new vehicle in...More
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Reply: Happy National Dog Day!
Nice question! I haven't had a dog in seventeen years or more (wow that's a long time). However, my parents'...More
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Reply: Fur Problem
You might want to check for food allergies, too. That can cause these symptoms. Grains are common culprits,...More
Posted by rohvannyn
white foamy substance
HI - Our 10month old King Charles Cavalier the past couple of mornings throws up a white foamy substance....More
Posted by butterflyrac
Rash on belly and legs of my DOG
She does not have fleas She has had for about 2 weeks and she seems to bite at her self.I have looked...More
Posted by savvymatthew
Reply: vectra 3d allergic reaction/symptoms
unfortunetly I did not read this 2 yrs ago. My dog was put on Vectra3d and died of cancer 3 months later. she...More
Posted by juju144
kidney failure?
11 yr old female beagle was tested 4 months ago for frequent urination. Results were low concentration and...More
Posted by lillydog10
Reply: Vectra 3D
I have a 12 year-old Collie Mix. I did not use any flea/tick preventative for the winter. In March, my dog...More
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Reply: my 2 month old kitten...
Please, take her to the vet ASAP. She is way too small and not eating for so long is life-threatening! Good luck!
Posted by okami
2 Kittens with Coccidia and diarrea for more then ...
We recently got 2 kittens (16 and 12 weeks) from the breeder. One after another, they started having a bad...More
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Reply: Head tremors in dog
Dr Kathy - is Idiopathic Head Tremors hereditary?
Posted by texaslablover
Reply: Elbow Dysplasia - Seeking info on "PAUL" Surgery
We too are considering PAUL surgery and have been able to find no info from people who have gone ahead with it...More
Posted by ranger13
Tachycardia and Tachypnea in a 14 years old golden...
Hi, A few days ago my beloved dog started collapsing on very mild exertions (after a walk of 20 feet). When she...More
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Reply: Dog double swallowing fits, licking floor anxiousl...
Thank you for posting this. I see it is a very old post, but it has been very helpful to me. My dog is a 2 yr...More
Posted by modmom
Reply: Yorkie isn't acting like her self! advice needed
Hi - I hope that you've taken your yorkie to the Vet and it's not too late. This could be the sign of something...More
Posted by walkesa
My dog is having panic attacks/seizures. My vet pu...
I am new here, and I am surprised at how many dogs are going through the same thing that my Barnabas is...More
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I am new here, and I am surprised at how many dogs are going through the same thing that my Barnabas is...More
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Reply: Vectra 3D caused my dog to be VERY restless & fidg...
I really dislike giving my dogs this medicine, but it's the only one that works. I switched to Advantix, but...More
Posted by nesbocaj
Reply: precious cat sick please help.
Hi ggsmall, I hope you aren't waiting for a reply here before getting your cat to the vet's. She needs...More
Posted by srstephanie
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Reply: Does dog have wet dream?
The same biological processes happen in animals as do in humans, so it is definitely possible for an intact...More
Posted by rohvannyn
Need help with my 6yr old Newfoundland
My 6yr old newf has been pooping in his kennel the past 2 or 3 weeks. The poop is a greenish/brown colour,...More
Posted by breanna_jake
13.5 yr old husky losing ability to use her hind l...
I have a husky that has not been able to walk on her hind legs for any length of time. Last weekend it was...More
Posted by hskyownr6
Reply: Sick Cat Unable To Take To Vet
Thank you for your genuine concern; she passed away but I got to be with her.
Posted by hmiii
Reply: Bumpy Dog
Thanks for your reply. Unfortunately our vet passed away so we won't be getting a new one for a little bit....More
Posted by lr218
Tummy Ache Dog
My dog always vomits in the car. She loves going places but vomits every time, even if only riding for 10...More
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thank u 258673-an my dog is mixed breed i will ask the irish embassy in the morning and let u know what they say...More
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Bernadine D. Cruz, DVM, is an associate veterinarian at Laguna Hills Animal Hospital, Laguna Hills, Calif. She specializes in companion animal medicin...More

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