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Cat is battling for a time now feline acne Initially we were
Cat is battling for a long time now feline acne Initially we were using the pledgets with clorhexidine and antifungal to keep the area clean. Now today I bought some benzoyl peroxide gel from the cvs … read more
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Can you give me the dose for clindamycin (human)for cat (8
Can you give me the dose for clindamycin (human)for cat (8 pounds) acne on chin that wont clear with the gel. pus continues to drain. human clin is 75mg per 5ml. Is dose 2 times a day and for how long… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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My cat has what looks like she has a dirty chin. She has had
My cat has what looks like she has a dirty chin. She has had it for more then a month. She is a totally indoor cat and the only change I can think of is the Vet put her on prescription metabolic weigh… read more
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Hello. I have a 1 yr old cat who has a recurring soar that
Hello. I have a 1 yr old cat who has a recurring soar that crops up around the corners of his mouth and can spread out to his chin and up onto his cheeks. At first the site puffs up, then begins to sp… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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I have a 3 year old rescue cat, basically all white. She has
I have a 3 year old rescue cat, basically all white. She has developed what it seems like acne not only under her chin, but on her face as well....I have changed her food, litter, feeding bowls...and … read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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My cat has black flakes under her chin. She is an indoor cat
My cat has black flakes under her chin. She is an indoor cat and on occation she will scratch her ears. I have heard of "flea poop". Is that what the flakes are? If so. what can I buy to kill the flea… read more
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Dr. Bob
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My cat has feline acne and seems like everyone (every vet I
My cat has feline acne and seems like everyone (every vet I have visited so far, that is 3 of them) is clueless as to what causes it or how can we make it disappear. Some additional info that can be u… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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Burmilla -13months old - desexed. Came to live with us with
Burmilla -13months old - desexed. Came to live with us with her sister at 3 months old. On arriving i noticed what i thought was dried blood on her chin. I tried to wash it off (no good so took her to… read more
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Dr. Dan
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My 3 year old cat has a swollen lower lip, hasnt happend in
My 3 year old cat has a swollen lower lip, hasn't happend in months to almost a year, should I be worried?… read more
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My cat is an orange tabby and normally has a white chin. However,
My cat is an orange tabby and normally has a white chin. However, within the last month or so, his chin now looks dirty, feels crusty, and has small patches of fur missing. what can this be?… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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cat: clinics are closed for the next 2 days on holiday.
My cat has a swollen botXXXXX XXXXXp and chin, very tender. This has happened before and it went away. The clinics are closed for the next 2 days on holiday. How can I treat his pain and swelling at h… read more
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cat: good health..eating and playing and acting normal.
My cat is about 8 or 9 and in very good health. She is eating and playing and acting normal. About 2 months ago I found what looked like tiny zits under her chin. I washed them and put sav on them and… read more
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DrJessicaO
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my cat has something going on on her lower and upper lip.
my cat has something going on on her lower and upper lip. some days it is clear, but some days it has black crusty stuff on it. her eyes are also running more than usual.… read more
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Dr. Gabby
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my cat has licked and scratched a raw spot under her chin.
my cat has licked and scratched a raw spot under her chin. it's getting bigger. i've tried to cover it with a piece of t-shirt, but she gets under it anyway. what should i do for her?… read more
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Dr. Gabby
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My cat has a lower lip that went from black to splotchy pink.
My cat has a lower lip that went from black to splotchy pink. Just below on his chin it is now red and there is a bump with black on the end of it. Should I be worried?… read more
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What medications can you use for feline acne In the past it
What medications can you use for feline acne? In the past it has gotten bad enough for the vet to give him antibiotics, prednisone, and alcohol rubs on chin. It isn't that bad, but rubbing alcohol on … read more
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Dr. Gabby
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cat: came home..is acting strangely and hiding (..swollen..bright red
I just came home from work- my cat Snippet is acting strangely and hiding (she is normally very sociable). When I picked her up I noticed her chin is swollen to twice it's size. It is bright red (bloo… read more
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cats: two female..apparently healthy - great coats, active, etc
I have two female cats - age 10 and 13 - both apparently healthy - great coats, active, etc. I just noticed that the younger cat has perhaps feline acne under her "chin". Although their bowls are glas… read more
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