Health & Wellness
I have a 6 and half year old Pit Bull mix, she is a medium size and weighs 58lbs. She is a very energetic dog and Saturday night we noticed that she was hesitating getting on the bed which is unlike her, she finally jumped up. She has no issues jumpi… more ›
Just curious , and I realize each vet, city, and state may have different requirements but I was wondering which dog vaccinations are needed other than rabies? My vet said he gives the vaccination for kennel cough every six months. My friend in Eau C… more ›
I have a cat who grew abscess on his cheek and it is just growing and it is on part of his neck and on the back of his head. I was wondering if I can cure it at home my car has broke down this week and I have no money for the vet or medications.
There is a cat that has been coming around for awhile because we feed him. We're not sure if he is a stray or not. Today when he came his eye was halfway closed and it also had some discharge coming out. I looked online at the possible reasons, and… more ›
My 11 month old mini poodle got spayed on Tue., and I've got some questions. First, part of the insision is red and a little bit swollen. Is it infected? She is also shivering, this started after surgery. Is this bad? Bailey is licking the cut, is th… more ›
The other night when Gismo was sick went through a 32oz bottle of enzyme spot and stain cleaner. But still had the living room full of accidents. So I used dawn dishwashing detergent to clean the spots up then a pet formulaated febreeze. Today I vacc… more ›
The chuahai I think I spelled that wrong. How can I help her she belongs to our neighbor's and looks like she might be pregnant and also she walks with her back hunched over and her back legs spread wide apart all the time and she wines as if she is … more ›
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Anyone have any suggestions for getting Gismo's meds in him?Tonight I had to try several times to force it in his mouth, but since he is so stressed don't want to continue doing that. Just adopted Gismo he's not eating and has been vomitting and havi… more ›
She is 13 years old and just recently started getting sick of her stomach quite often after eating her dry cat food.She has a water dish and we have even changed her food to see if that helps;Also added water to her food, that helped very little. Sh… more ›
My two cats are 5 years old. No known health problems. All of sudden one has stopped eating. Will drink a little water. Is sleeping in places he usually doesn't. Does not appear feverish nor in pain. Is an indoor only cat. No change in environment. L… more ›
Th eshelter thought Gismo had somehow broken his leg and it healed wrong.Was at the house of one of the nurses I work with, had Gismo with me. She thought it looked like his hip was dislocated. If she is right can this be repaired and if so how?
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A: Lipomas (fatty tumors) are typically benign. Lots of vets don't see the need to remove them unless they get really big or are in an area tha… more ›
Answer by Anonymous
A: Usually the fungus is just referred to as Canine Black Fungus or Canine Fungus as far as I know. It's usually a yeast inection caused by a y… more ›