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He is overweight and his vet wants him to lose1.5 lbs. I
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my cat eats constantly, i try to keep him away from food after he eats, he tries to eat all the other cats food. he acts like he is so hungry.i don't know whats wrong, he has put on so much weight … read more
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Hello, I have a beautiful 19 yr old small framed domestic short hair. She is jet black and very pretty, clever and very wise. She has always had good health with the exception of an over active thyroi… read more
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IN order to get my cat to lose weight safely, should I stop feeding her dry food altogether and switch to just canned food, or a combination of the two? My vet gave me some Science Diet prescription d… read more
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