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Om taking her in soon. She has not eaten since Sunday. She
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My cat is constantly licking herself and has licked most of
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About 9:30 tonight I gave my cat Comfortis, by 10 she was crying
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My cat for over two years has been constantly scratching, licking
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Dr. Scott
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my cat constantly licks herself until she is soaking wet, and
my cat constantly licks herself until she is soaking wet, and pulls out large quantities of hair though there are no visible bare spots… read more
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my 3 yr old female cat is acting strange. she keeps running
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My female cat 1 1/2 years old is cleaning (licking, biting,chewing)
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Hi, I took my 11 year old cat to the vet a few months ago
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Doctoral Degree
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cat: cage..vet or a groomer to be bathed,and vets..lick..scratching
Is there some kind of flea powder available for my cat.She is impossible to put in a cage to take to the vet or a groomer to be bathed,and vets here don't make house calls.We tried a flea spray that w… read more
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