So I got a new abyssinian guinea pig on the 27th of this month (I still have to add her details on my homepage). She is really young, but we don't know how old exactly. She hasn't been eating her carrots or red peppers that we've given her, and I've … more ›
Tags: guinea pig, abyssinian, eating, small, allergies
recently it has gotten extremely dry outside and been snowing the snow is beautiful but the house has to be warmer because of that what ever one of these reasons it is shorty has dry skin but only on the pads of his paws what can I do for his dryed o… more ›
Skitters has a big red bump atop her eye lid she had another one on her other eye that popped and she had blood in that eye for about a week then it cleared up but this one she has now seems to be growing getting bigger so is this cherry eye? Does sh… more ›
Have read several articles on the Zoo regarding giving our feline pets steroid shots. My friend is confronted with this issue at the moment and is very concerned as to the shots causing liver damage. She is trying to spac… more ›
I think my Bearded Dragon has mites. He is spending increased time in the water bowl & there is little black dots in te bowl. I checked the openings, (vents, mouth, etc.) but I don't see anything. How do I get rid of them!!??
Tags: dragon, bearded
I just want to make everyone aware that animals in the wild, can, & will, attack & or eat your little furry friends. I had a friend, who's 5 lb Yorkie had a very close call by a hawk swooping down to grab the dog. I have also heard of coyote'… more ›
The minute the foster cat, Squeeks, stopped eating I took her to the vet. The cat she came to me with a year ago, seemed depressed so I took her to the vet and she died with the IV in her arm immediately of upper respiratory infection. I have had S… more ›
How much of a risk to humans is there from new pets that may have undiagnosed parasites or ringworm? Is shelter screening adequate? What advice would you give to a new pet owner to avoid exposing themselves to this sort of thing? Are there some anim… more ›
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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 ›
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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 ›