Health & Wellness
Anyone here with a dog who has Cushings? My 12 year old terrier has it, I am watching her waste away. We tried meds & they just did not work. I don't think she is in pain but wasting away. I cant bare to have her put down yet. My vet says she is… more ›
It's not every day or after every meal. He can go weeks w/o vomiting. He is also specific where he does it. Bed, Hall, stairs. We think he does it when he's mad at us but some times we're not sure what we did. Vet says he fine and in peak h… more ›
I have a friend who just got a yorkie with this.(Was not aware before he got her) His vet recommended that he have her spayed and take her home, that the risk to humans is very minute. He has a history of cancer, chemotherapy, and has had his spleen … more ›
He has arthritis in his hip and the cold weather here in upstate NY really does a number on him. I was giving him Cosequin, but it is SO expensive. Is there a less expensive alternative that works as well as the Cosequin?
It's spring cleaning time and I want to try and get ahead of the annual furry rug season that comes around when the girls start to shed. My best vacuum is getting a little old (it was a floor model in 1950). I have tried everything from stiff damp … more ›
My dog was spayed 2 days ago and no matter how hard I try she wrestles with my other dogs and tries to run & play. I'm afraid she's going to rip her stitches open. How can I get her to take it easy for a while until she heals???
my kitty is having a discharge from her vaginal area. it is clear. major, my german shepherd will not leave her alone, wanting to lick. we are having to keep them seperated.i haven't had her fixed yet cause i have several people wanting kittens. i do… more ›
I have an 8 year old lab mix who has hip dysplasia. Our vet told us not to exercise her because it could cause more pain and strain on her. Well, we listened to our vet and now she's very overweight. We went to another vet and he said that was wro… more ›
My beagles are ok (not great) with getting their teeth brushed. It took 3 different types of toothpaste to find one they tolerated. BUT even after 2 months of regular(3 days/wk)brushing, the vet says their teeth and gums do not look good and they nee… more ›
Our German Shepherd, Niki, his hip dysplasia and requires hip replacement surgery. She will be 8 years old in September. Our vet says she is in the top 10 worse cases he has seen. We love our pets and take our responsiblity to care for them seriou… more ›
My about-15-year-old Chihuahua wakes up at night, hacking, like he wants to throw up, but doesn't. It sounds like he's choking but as far as I can tell, he isn't (his breathing is fine during the day and when he calms down). He always seems thirsty, … more ›
vet and me have tried everything-scent glands,oatmeal and shampoo bath,vitamins,hot spot solution,steriods,benedryl,etc.this has been on and off for months!i am so frustrated,really worried!!can someone PLEASE help.........
I have a tuxedo cat that has chronic problems with thick black ear wax/gunk. He's been to the vets many times. He does not have infections or mites so they think it may be allergies. I basically have to flush his ears out once a month forever. If… more ›
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Answer by Momba
A: The best thing to do is make sure of what it is by seeing your vet. It could be nothing, but why take the chance that it could be something… more ›
Answer by Momba
A: Maybe you could experiment with a harness when the cats are eating, and if Simon shows aggression toward Stacy, pull him back. Maybe he'll … more ›