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My dogs nail looks like its gone - he was bleeding a lot - i
hi! my dogs nail looks like its gone - he was bleeding a lot - i put neosporin on it , cleaned it a bit, and put a bandage on it … read more
Dr. Peck
Dr. Peck
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Doctorate Veterinary Medicine
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Back in late June when I took my 2 cats in for their
Hi, back in late June when I took my 2 cats in for their Banfield checkup, the vet noticed Marley was bleeding possibly from his right paw. He was unable to get a good look because Marley was highly a… read more
Dr. Deb
Dr. Deb
Cat Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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Last night I went to cut my cat's nails and noted that on her
Last night I went to cut my cat's nails and noted that on her back left paw, the lateral nail is missing and all you can see is the quick. There is dried blood on her fur between her toes. It is not b… read more
petdrz
petdrz
Small Animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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My Maine Coon cat had surgery about 5 months ago to remove
My Maine Coon cat had surgery about 5 months ago to remove the extra nail between his thumb and toe on the front feet. Tonight I noticed he has a nail of sort growing out on top of his paw, which you … read more
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary
Cat Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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My cat, Indy has a skin problem. Im going to the vets Tuesday. Yesterday,
My cat, Indy has a skin problem. I'm going to the vets Tuesday. Yesterday, I noted a small scabby area on his chin. I removed this with my thumb nail, and once in light, noticed it was red and sore. T… read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
10,518 satisfied customers
i have a young male tabby cat - he is limping so i checked
i have a young male tabby cat - he is limping so i checked his leg and found that the center claw nail is "dislocated" into the middle of his paw/pad - seems he got caught on something and pulled it??… read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
10,518 satisfied customers
Our Persian cat cannot put weight on her right leg. When we
Our Persian cat cannot put weight on her right leg. When we touch he paw, she cries and growls. We think she may have a toenail that is digging into her paw. should we try to clip it,or take her to th… read more
Dr. Matt
Dr. Matt
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Yesterday we discovered that one of my cats claws had grown
Yesterday we discovered that one of my cats claws had grown really long and curled under and got embedded in her paw. We clipped the nail and pulled it out, cleaned with peroxide and she is walking mu… read more
Dr. Christian K.
Dr. Christian K.
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
8,457 satisfied customers
My cat has a big ingrown toenail. There is puss and it smealls,
My cat has a big ingrown toenail. There is puss and it smealls, infected. Can I take care of this at home by cutting the nail close to were it grows into the paw and then removing the tip. Then treati… read more
Dr. Loretta
Dr. Loretta
Large and small animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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i noticed all of my cats nails are shredded. i dont know
i noticed all of my cat's nails are shredded. i don't know how long they have been like this. he is an outdoor/indoor cat. he was in a fight today. he used to love to go outside. we moved here 2 month… read more
DrChristelle
DrChristelle
Veterinarian
Bachelor's Degree
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our cat has an open wound on his paw under his nail. His nail is growing out higher
our cat has an open wound on his paw under his nail. His nail is growing out higher on the paw than his other nails. I've soaked it in water with peroxide and put an antibiodic on it and he is wearing… read more
Dr. John
Dr. John
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Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
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I have kitty cat name Roadie and I have recently been trying
I have kitty cat name Roadie and I have recently been trying to cut the nails every other month routine. However, tonight I decided to cut his nails tonight and I noticed that on his right paw next to… read more
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Denise Colgrove
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Doctoral Degree
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cat: indoor..limping and with further inverstigation noticed..swollen
My cat is an indoor, older cat (about 15 yrs). I noticed about a week ago that he was limping and with further inverstigation noticed that one pad (closest to thumb) is swollen. I checked the area and… read more
Dr Eli
Dr Eli
Clinical Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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I just noticed that my newly acquired cat has a large thumb
I just noticed that my newly acquired cat has a large "thumb nail" that seems to be growing into his paw. Should I try to clip it myself or take him to the vet?… read more
FamilyPetDoctor
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Doctoral Degree
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I came home from work and found my senior, indoor cat lying
I came home from work and found my senior, indoor cat lying on my bed surrounded by blood- it looks like one of his back claws was ripped out. There were bloody footprints in parts of the house but I … read more
Dr. Loretta
Dr. Loretta
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Doctoral Degree
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I found a stray cat outside tonight. She is not full grown.
I found a stray cat outside tonight. She is not full grown. She is probably 9-10 months old. She will not eat anything, and looks malnurished. She meows and wants attention (wants to be petted). She a… read more
Dr. Karen
Dr. Karen
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Doctor Of Veterinary Medicine
632 satisfied customers
My cats thumb claw on his right paw seems to have grown around
My cats thumb claw on his right paw seems to have grown around back onto itsself and is a black / grey colour and alot thicker than the other claws. Can i safely cut some of and will this fix it . The… read more
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary
Cat Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,959 satisfied customers
My cat has a nail claw on her right front paw that will not
My cat has a nail claw on her right front paw that will not retract. It seems to have imbedded itself into her paw and is bleeding.… read more
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Dr. Bruce
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4,656 satisfied customers
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