Cats

How will I know when it’s time to stop treating the pain? When will I know that my cat has suffered from cancer long enough?

That’s a difficult question that varies from animal to animal and pet owner to pet owner. To help you know when the time is right, it may help to consider several quality of life factors and measure them daily on a scale of one to ten. Quality of life factors include such things as […]

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My pet has diarrhea. Can I give it Pepto-Bismol®?

For cats, no.

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My cat who goes outdoors is scratching a lot more. Could it have fleas?

Maybe, but it’s unlikely. There are 87 causes of itching in the cat and in the Edmonton area fleas would be near the bottom of my list. The most common cause of itching that I diagnose in outdoor cats is otodectic mange – commonly referred to as ear mites. Along with the scratching you […]

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