• I have a friend... no really, it isn't me... but my friend is being visited by a cat who she said looked skinny when she first started coming around. So she was feeding her and would let her in only to part of their house when the weather was bad. ...
  • Our beloved vet who was much liked and trusted, has moved, and it looks like we'll have to start with a new vet and vet practice. Khan is due for his annual physical, which is typically when they'll want to administer his DHPP. Given that we had ...
  • Weeble just got back from his first official vet visit, 1 day short of 4 weeks since I rescued him. He passed with flying (or should I say purring) colors. Everyone at the vet's was shocked at how big he is at 1 lb and 2.5 ounces. One of the vet ...
  • I just obtained a new Meyer's Parrot for my birthday and I'm going to take her to an Avian Specialist next Saturday (2003/01/17) and I've been quoted between $150 to $350 for her initial veterinarian visit and was wondering what everyone else in ...
  • Hi everyone ! Has anyone else here medicated their cat to stop him/her from spraying? We just started researching this option and discovered that there are several drugs that can be used and several that we would never consider due to some of the ...
  • When I adopted my dog, brown spots started to appear in my lawn. I purchased a remedy from petsmart, pills that claim to lower the acid content in the urine. It works but the spots that were there havn't gotten green yet, and it's been a couple of ...
  • I have two cats right now, one just about a year old and the other maybe one and a half. Both fixed males. A friend is worried about a very cute cat named Puff that was thrown out of his home by a neighbor. Puff was having trouble locating the ...
  • For those following the sick Pee-wuss... He has been home since Sunday PM. Was happy to be home (puur-machine), but pretty sickly. Won't each much, but was able to keep a little down Sun PM. and Monday. This AM actually pooped (yea!!) so doesn't ...
  • I have read that Leptospirosis is on the upswing, even in the city. My dogs have not been vaccinated to prevent it. I understand there are some strains resistant to the vaccine. Do you vaccinate for Leptospirosis? Has anyone had a dog that ...
  • I just got back from my vet a few hours ago who determined that my cat has a large abdominal tumor, says it's definitely advanced and combined with other symptoms (loss of appetite - I could only get her to eat about a tablespoon of wet food this ...