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  1. Cat Chat
    My two indoor cats (6 months old) started showing symptoms of fleas approx 8 weeks ago now following a visit to a friend with cats. Seems they had been untreated and we have accidentally brought them home to our boys - although they had been treated seemed this was inaffective. I treated them...
  2. Dog Chat
    My Pomeranian died a couple of weeks ago due to old age(12yrs old). Leading up to it he was treated for fleas, and the last few I saw in his fur were already dead. Until tonight I hadn’t seen or felt any! As someone who has an irrational fear of fleas, ticks, flies etc if I ever feel anything on...
  3. Fish Keeping Chat
    So about a month ago one (out of two) of my Oranda goldfish started to struggle to swim straight and would often turn sideways and occasionally swim upside down. Immediately I reduced the amount of food I was giving them and the following day did a water change beforetreating with interpret...
  4. Cat Chat
    My cat has fleas and I've started treating her yesterday. I used a spot on from the supermarket and put it on the back of her neck as advised. Today I have come home and noticed she has a patch of hair missing in that area and scratches underneath. She doesn't seem distressed and she isnt...
  5. Cat Health and Nutrition
    Can anyone recommend effective flea treatment brands for cats and dogs? I volunteer at a rescue in Greece and I need treatments that aren’t too expensive and are somewhat easy to administer. So for cats it would need to be spot-on and for dogs it can be tablets or spot-on or a collar. There are...
  6. Dog Health and Nutrition
    When I visited a dog and cat rescue centre in Greece, I could see that a lot of the animals had worms - multiple different types of worms which I could see. I’m not sure of the exact types, I suspect roundworm and tapeworm are the main ones I saw, but there may also be hookworm and whipworm, I...
  7. Cat Chat
    Hi, i have 4 cats ,one of them has ringworm , i've seperated them , but the problem is , she's so depressed,and as i've read treatment takes time , so i'm worried as for how long should i seperate them ?? i'm scared for her emotional state(not trying to be a drama queen ,but she's really sad)...
  8. Dog Health and Nutrition
    Our family pooch, a British bulldog, who is female and who is the heart of our family, has had re-occurring water infections approx 3 per year for the last 3 years or so. The vet would like to explore further by taking a sample from her bladder but this would require sedation. We have not had...
  9. Dog Chat
    Foxglove was used to treat mange or fleas in dogs (Gloucestershire), Elder as a medicine to treat foot-rot in cattle (Norfolk), and Yarrow to treat red-water fever in cattle (Caernarvonshire). Plants have been used for thousands of years in the British Isles to treat animals, or as feeds to...
  10. Turtles and Tortoises
    My turtles have white yellowish marking on top of her shell. They are hard, not soft. She started shedding and the yellow markings appeared under the shed. Underneath are white dots, which look different from the other markings. I have tried gentle rubbing them off with a cloth but they are...
  11. Rabbits
    My rabbit has had a sore on her foot for quite a long time now. I've taken her to the vets and they've suggested to spray it with antibacterial solution to clean it, as well as giving her some antibiotics. However, my rabbit has had a previous home who handled her poorly, therefore it's...
  12. Dog Health and Nutrition
    I am a vet student doing research on dental disease and the different factors that can cause dental issues in our canine companions. A link has been provided to a quick survey so that I can obtain the data. The results can be used to better the lives and health of our dogs and help show how...
  13. Dog Chat
    I am a vet student doing research on dental disease and the different factors that can cause dental issues in our canine companions. A link has been provided to a quick survey so that I can obtain the data. The results can be used to better the lives and health of our dogs and help show how...
  14. Dog Health and Nutrition
    Hey! My 12 week old mini dacshund had worm and flea treatment along with a another medication to bring his appetite back, this was last Sunday because he was sick and had blood in his feces. He had his last dose on Friday and in his last two “toilet breaks” there’s been long and thin...
  15. Dog Health and Nutrition
    Hi there, My name is Dimarie and i wanted to share my experience with all of you. I have a american pitbull (red nose) hes 6 years old and a month ago he started having the worst seizures i have ever witnessed in my lifetime. He started having them at nights when he would go to sleep and then...
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