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  1. CindyH66

    Excessive Drooling (VERY WORRIED!)

    Several things can cause cats to drool. One is dental problems. Did they check her teeth well ? how is her breath smelling ? a upper respiratory infection can do it. ( even viral , which will just pass on its own) .. even emotional state can do it ! My kitty peanut has some abuse in her past (...
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    I had to say goodbye to my soul mate, euthanasia process was traumatizing and I'm devastated

    what a beautiful girl you had there ! reliving the events of that day and all the 'what if's ?" wont change it, only prolong your pain and serves no real purpose .I read Di and Bob note and couldn't have said it more beautifully . I am a nurse as well, and it was spot on, I had to send my baby I...
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    QUESTION OF THE DAY, WEDNESDAY, OCT. 20,2021

    No, no , no ! I live in NY . Nuff said !
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    16 yr old cat - sudden temporary hind leg paralysis

    aw Cesrenia , I am so sorry to read your posts, and to learn that Jo may not get the happy ending we were hoping for.:frown: You are in a difficult spot , and I am sure you will do all you can for him , and make the best decision in the end , even if it is the hard choice. That is a choice made...
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    15 Guilty Looks

    :flail:Funny ! my friends dog got ahold of her " elf on the shelf" and was chewing it ! thought it was a dog toy !! I saw her , and the look of guilt was priceless . I said " are you trying to get on Santa's naughty list this year ? that should do it !" .. I think she knew what I meant ! :lol:
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    Black/brown eyes

    aw, he is so darn cute !! I'm glad you are getting more comfortable with him . His eyes look pretty good these days !! He must feel pretty good if he is being a rascal and sneaking out...:dancingblackcat:silly boy ... love his collar ! Peanut is doing well. She has settled in and is just so darn...
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    16 yr old cat - sudden temporary hind leg paralysis

    aw, thank you for update ! I am glad your vet sounded more encouraging ! Poor kitty ..full bladder. Glad he went poo poo ! It has not escaped my attention that despite the lecture you got from the ER doc, they failed to notice his full bladder ?? hmm.. anyway, it sounds like your regular vet is...
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    My Olaf is having health issues again.

    aw, yes .. it is painstakingly slow . my friend whose kitty couldn't tolerate fish, wanted him to be able to eat it so badly. I think it was harder for her than him ! :insertevillaugh: one day she had just washed her WHITE comforter; what does she do ? gives her kitty salmon to eat. outcome : he...
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    Black/brown eyes

    Coal is beautiful and unique ! not creepy ! how's he doing Sylorna ? How are YOU doing ? hope all is well ! so glad his tests were negative and hope his eyes clear up some more. as you might remember, my Bella struggled with the herpes eye issue her whole life, and was on Lysine the whole 13...
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    My Olaf is having health issues again.

    wow ! He sounds so much better ! happy to hear it !! :blush: I agree with you following up on his diet, since he is still having loose stools, but you are still in the process of changing his diet over , so give it a little time. My brother had a kitty with sensitive tummy and any change with...
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    16 yr old cat - sudden temporary hind leg paralysis

    oh, boy .. catching up on posts...what a weekend ! glad you see your regular vet Monday ! ER vets are there to deal with emergencies . Not to advise on chronic conditions .. like kidney disease or disc disease. They confused and upset you , and you are dealing with enough already !! Having...
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    16 yr old cat - sudden temporary hind leg paralysis

    :yess: :hyper:
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    16 yr old cat - sudden temporary hind leg paralysis

    aw, poor baby. I'm glad your taking him in to find out what is causing constipation. an enema may be in order. just so you know, there are prescription meds beside miralax that can help the motility of his bowels if needed ( like Cisapride ) if that is being affected by the nerves there...
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    16 yr old cat - sudden temporary hind leg paralysis

    :sigh: oh, I am sad and relieved both to read all your posts ! I am glad to see it was not a blood clot. Knowing that is worse nightmare thing, glad that was not the case. Now, I see you are dealing with disc disease. Oy vey ! I work with humans in that condition.(nurse) . I know how very...
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    16 yr old cat - sudden temporary hind leg paralysis

    PLEASE take him in immediately ! I have had 2 cats that had to be put to sleep in emergency visit due to saddle thrombosis ! we had no warning on them, and both had seen vets not long before, or been diagnosed with heart disease. It is from a traveling blood clot, and if IS a blot clot, waiting...
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    How old is everyone?

    someone mentioned Oct. 16th id bosses day. here is my boss : :lol:
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    My Olaf is having health issues again.

    glad to hear he is doing better ! He looks good in the pic! very alert ... yay ! :hyper: :hearthrob:
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    My cat has Constipation

    I agree with what you are saying. Like people , a one size fits all doesn't seem right to me. We dont put the same amount of gas in a truck we do into a VW beetle , for sure !! always best to check with your vet... that said, she did say to me " cats only need ... " a generalized statement ...
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    My Olaf is having health issues again.

    oh, poor boy !! and you !! I have given Bella and Peanut Iams food , just fine ! they like it and it has worked well. Peanut is fussy and will turn away anything she doesn't want, and will eat Iams . Kitties can have food sensitivities, like us. something is upsetting his little system. all...
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    My cat has Constipation

    agreed ! my vet told me a cat only needs 200 calories a day . whoa ! when I started counting calories for Bella ..wet food , dry food , treats, ..not to mention the little " tastes" my hubby gave her of stuff.. NOT hard to see how she got overweight !! just a few tips... dont leave dry food...
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