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My 13 year old male cat is currently on lasix and atenolol
My 13 year old male cat is currently on lasix and atenolol for his heart and kidneys. He is strictly an indoor only cat. Last night I noticed one of his ears is sort of folded down. It looks pinker th… read more
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my 13 year old cat is flicking her ears and shaking her head. I think she may have ear mites and was wondering what solution I should use to clean her ears, any ideas? Bob … read more
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I have a 13-year-old cat that is shaking her head all the
I have a 13-year-old cat that is shaking her head all the time. she keeps cleaning her left ear and it has been going on for 8 months but it is getting worse. I have put drops in her ears and I have c… read more
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My 21 month old male cat was taken to the vet 4 days ago. He
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My indoor only, cat has a spot on the top of his head. I
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My cat seems to be having something in her ear. I can't see
My cat seems to be having something in her ear. I can't see anything however every time I touch her ear she shakes her head and bends that ear. … read more
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My 4 cats have started shaking their heads sideways and the
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Hi Dr. Lee, I wonder if you could advise me about my cat, Bea.
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We have 5 indoor cats and one has an infection of the ear.
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I have a 10 year old Tuxedo that has swollen places in his left ear and now it looks like the side of his face under the ear is swelling also. He shakes his head and leans to the left often. He has al… read more
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