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My cat's tail was accidentally slammed in a door and the tip
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I have a kitten with a degloved tail. The vet removed half
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Dr. Kara
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my cat has lost part of her tail all the hair is gone and a
my cat has lost part of her tail all the hair is gone and a cord is show what should ni ndo… read more
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