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I got my cat neutered and he is still aggressive?

Saturday, January 11th, 2014

I got my 16 month old male cat neutered because he started spraying and is very aggressive towards my female cats. I have no other male cats. I got him neutered last week and he is still acting aggressive towards my other cats, chasing them around and not leaving them alone. Will he eventually stop this now that he’s neutered?

Thanks.
Aiden

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How should my border collie with pancreatitis be kept up at home?

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

I found our today my 2 year old border collie has a mild case of pancreatitis.    She stayed in the vet for several hours getting fluids and some medicine into her body. Now we are at home and I feel that I need to do more for her. She still is very tired and lounging around. A little bit of nausea as well. Any suggestion?

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What happened to my African Pygmy Hedgehog?

Sunday, January 5th, 2014

This is a summary of the post mortemfindings I got from my vet:

The African pygmy hedgehog had a prostatic cyst lying adjacent to theprostate gland, urethra and urinary bladder. This cyst was benign but may have exerted pressure on the urethra and thus is likely to be responsiblefor the urinary obstruction identified clinically in this animal. The hedgehog also had a parathyroid adenocarcinoma that had metastasised tothe spleen. There was evidence of enlargement of the heart and markedpulmonary congestion and oedema. There was a moderate to marked degree ofbiliary hyperplasia in the liver.

Can a vet translate this to me in layman terms ?

Please help.

Sandra

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Should I worry about a nosebleed on my old gelding?

Thursday, November 21st, 2013

I have a 19 year old paint gelding who has had occasional nose bleeds for about 10 years now. They usually last a day or so and are not usually excercise induced. He is a kids horse and is not ridden much. He has had a bleed for over a week now, just a drip but looks bad on his white nose. Should I be worried?

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Is my Albino parakeet light sensitive to direct sunlight?

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013

I recently bought an albino parakeet and I want to hang her cage outside sometimes to get some heat and sun. But because she’s albino, I don’t know if the light is bad for her or not. Please help!

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Can ferrets catch any diseases from pet rats?

Sunday, November 17th, 2013

I have a pet rat and 2 ferrets. My rat’s cage is pretty near the ferret cage. We keep her very clean, but I think she has something wrong with her. She has a huge lump on her abdomen. She’s 3 years old, and I lost her sister to a tumor about a year ago so I’m pretty sure this is the same, but at the same time I’m worried she may have some kind of disease that she could pass along to my ferrets. Is that possible?

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Why has my dog developed a taste for deer droppings?

Friday, November 15th, 2013

My dog snacks on it whenever he can find it. I’m not really sure why though. He eats Innova dog food. Could it have something to do with cold weather?

Thank you,

Marian – Lawton, OK

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How do I Treat my Hamsters Skin Condition?

Monday, October 28th, 2013

I love my robo hamster and shes just too young to die. I just noticed she has lost the fur on her lower back above her butt. Also her skin is all scabby. I really cant be spending money on a vet. What are some treatments I can do ? She also shares a cage with another robo hamster, that one seems fine but I want to know if I should separate them, just in case? I looked up wet tail and I dont think its that. Please help. – Sandy

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My Cat has cancer in his mouth. Help!

Sunday, October 27th, 2013

My cat has cancer under his tongue and some where on his jaw. He doesn’t eat very much cause its hard to swallow. I know he wants to eat because he’s always in the kitchen meowing for food. What should I feed him so he can eat better and gain a little more weight?

Thank you,
Ria

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I believe my cat has an oral tumor! Please help!

Thursday, October 24th, 2013

I believe my cat has an oral tumor. In the past 2 weeks the bump under her chin has grown 3x the size. And I just noticed that she lost a tooth and her other teeth are turning sideways. She has also been drooling a lot of blood. As well, losing a lot of weight. So is here anything over the counter type of medication I can give to her to help her ease the pain? What are some ways to help with an oral tumor in a cat without having surgery?

Please help! – Kristin

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