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Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs July 1st, 2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 455
Posted By Helene4
In his last year, my 17 year old dog Mickey loved...

In his last year, my 17 year old dog Mickey loved having the fan directed at him when he laid down to sleep. He would pant a lot in the summer heat and I found that with the fan, he fell asleep...
Forum: Cat food forum July 28th, 2013, 11:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 704
Posted By Helene4
Hi, Pattymac is right. Almo "is intended for...

Hi,

Pattymac is right. Almo "is intended for intermittent or supplemental feeding only" as written on the can. It does not contain taurine which cats need in their diet. My cats also like it. I...
Forum: Cat health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! July 22nd, 2013, 02:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 663
Posted By Helene4
Hello, I find that pee balls are fairly...

Hello,

I find that pee balls are fairly round and diarrhea will form a "squashed", flat lump. But to be sure, you can use toothpicks to break the ball apart to really see what it is made of. I...
Forum: Pets that have passed away - Rainbow bridge July 13th, 2013, 07:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 667
Posted By Helene4
Thanks to all for your kind words. I will...

Thanks to all for your kind words. I will probably start a new thread; Arielle is having problems ajusting to Mickey's absence when I'm not home...:(
Forum: Pets that have passed away - Rainbow bridge July 11th, 2013, 10:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 667
Posted By Helene4
My boy Mickey

Hello everyone,

I just wanted to share that my dog Mickey passed on friday June 28, 2013 at the age of 17 years old. When I got home that last wednesday, I saw that it wasn't just a "bad day". It...
Forum: Cat health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! May 16th, 2013, 04:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 797
Posted By Helene4
That video is very informative... Monday was the...

That video is very informative... Monday was the first time Kira had her gland expressed so I hope no damage was done. As for doing it myself; not sure I would be able to do it... I'm hoping her...
Forum: Cat health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! May 14th, 2013, 03:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 797
Posted By Helene4
The painkiller is Tolfedine. I was offered a...

The painkiller is Tolfedine. I was offered a choice of antibiotics: pills or the injection and was told they were both effective and that there wasn't any difference between them. I have given pills...
Forum: Cat health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! May 14th, 2013, 11:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 797
Posted By Helene4
Unhappy Anal gland problem for Kira

Hello ,

Well, I didn't even know cats could have problems with their anal glands; thought it affected only dogs. Kira, my 9 year old female cat is being treated for an abscess caused by a blocked...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs August 30th, 2012, 03:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 738
Posted By Helene4
Zylkene for stress in cat or dog

Hi everyone,

Has anyone here given Zylkene ( alpha-S1 tryptic casein) to a cat or dog? Did it work? How much did you pay?

My vet told me about this product when I asked how I could help my 8...
Forum: Happy Birthday July 17th, 2012, 01:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 394
Posted By Helene4
Happy birthday to you Sugarcatmom :) Have a great...

Happy birthday to you Sugarcatmom :) Have a great day! :party:
Forum: Cat health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! June 21st, 2012, 08:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 777
Posted By Helene4
Hi Chernoble, I also have 2 cats, 8 years old. I...

Hi Chernoble, I also have 2 cats, 8 years old. I feed them a home-made raw chicken recipe a few times a week; the rest of their diet is quality can food: Wellness, Merrick Before grain, Evo, Eagle...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs May 3rd, 2012, 01:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 626
Posted By Helene4
Just wanted to let you know my sister adopted...

Just wanted to let you know my sister adopted Chanel March 11. Chanel and Roxy were separated for 2 weeks. During that time, Roxy would hiss at the closed bathroom door where Chanel was being kept....
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs February 21st, 2012, 11:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 626
Posted By Helene4
Thank you for sharing your experiences! ...

Thank you for sharing your experiences!

Love4himies, I thought that with enough time cats would at least tolerate each other's presence but I can see Puddles and Sweet Pea really dislikes each...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs February 20th, 2012, 09:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 626
Posted By Helene4
The cat isn't in a shelter: one of my coworkers...

The cat isn't in a shelter: one of my coworkers found her 3 months ago when she was single and decided to keep her. She is now back with her husband and he isn't fond of cats so she is trying to find...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs February 20th, 2012, 08:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 626
Posted By Helene4
Question Introducing cats: success rate?

Hello,

My sister has a female spayed cat, Roxy, appro. 3-4 years old and is thinking about adopting another female cat age appro. 9 months (not spayed at this time but will be in the future). I...
Forum: Cat product reviews January 10th, 2012, 12:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,240
Posted By Helene4
Problems with Feline Fresh Scoopable litter?

Hello,

I used Feline fresh scoopable litter a few years ago and I loved it. However, it became unavailable in my area so I had to go back to clay litter. In late November, I found a local store...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! January 7th, 2012, 09:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,112
Posted By Helene4
Hazelrunpack, I'm the lucky one for having Mickey...

Hazelrunpack, I'm the lucky one for having Mickey in my life!

Pbpatti, I know exactly what you mean...:)
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! January 6th, 2012, 09:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,112
Posted By Helene4
Update

Just thought I would give you an update, it might help some of you. Anyway, Propalin did not work for Mickey. In the third week of treatment I stopped after consulting the vet. We agreed that if was...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! December 8th, 2011, 12:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,112
Posted By Helene4
Oh! I forgot to mention this: side effects can...

Oh! I forgot to mention this: side effects can appear anytime during treatment not only during the first days.
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! December 8th, 2011, 12:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,112
Posted By Helene4
Thank you Hazelrunpack! Happy to read your...

Thank you Hazelrunpack! Happy to read your positive experience with Propalin. I called the vet and was told I don't have to watch Mickey 24/7 so I can start the treatment anytime. I have to call the...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! December 7th, 2011, 08:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,112
Posted By Helene4
Questions about Propalin (dog incontinence)

Hello everyone,

My vet prescribed Propalin syrup for Mickey's slight incontinence. The dosage is 0.3 ml 3/day for 14 days followed by 0.3 ml 2/day for 7 days then 0.3 ml 1/day for 7 days and...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs July 13th, 2011, 12:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 431
Posted By Helene4
New animal welfare law in Québec

Hello everyone,

To those of you living in Québec, please read the letter (French only) on this website. If you agree with it, you can sign it and send it to the Québec government. It proposes...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs March 9th, 2011, 11:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 977
Posted By Helene4
It's good to know EVO 95% and Merrick Before...

It's good to know EVO 95% and Merrick Before Grain are also the same for cats and dogs. I already feed my 2 girls Wellness, EVO , Eagle Pack and NVI as well as homemade raw with added taurine. I'm...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs March 8th, 2011, 11:30 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,314
Posted By Helene4
Buying can cat food online in Canada

I've done some research and came up with these canadian websites: www.petonly.ca , www.petfoodcanada.com and www.thecleverk9.com. I usually use Petacular, very good service, but I want to try other...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs March 8th, 2011, 11:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 977
Posted By Helene4
Dog food suitable for cats ? (cans)

Hi everyone, I've been told that Nature's Variety Instinct for dogs is the same formula for cats (it has taurine). Has anyone else also heard this? Since NVI for dogs is available in large 13 oz...
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