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Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs July 23rd, 2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By tiggy2
Eating but still spraying

It's been close to a year now and Tig is doing so much better. He eats on his own and actually put on a little weight, up to 9 pounds, but lost it over the past few months...blame it on the heat. But...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs September 19th, 2013, 08:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,516
Posted By tiggy2
Update Tig is starting to eat on his...

Update

Tig is starting to eat on his own...:fingerscr that he will continue. I have only force fed him 3 times over the last 5 days and so far he's maintaining the 8.4 - 8.6 weight, now to...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs September 13th, 2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,516
Posted By tiggy2
Unfortunately we do not know why he won't eat....

Unfortunately we do not know why he won't eat. After blood work, 2 sets of X-rays and an ultrasound, the only thing that stood out was a thickening of stomache and intestinal walls. If I did not feed...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs September 12th, 2013, 10:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,516
Posted By tiggy2
Just checked out the site and all are valid...

Just checked out the site and all are valid explanations. I'm leaning towards anxiety or just too crowded to eat.

But, yesterday he was locked in the garage with 2 plates of food and water, when...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs September 10th, 2013, 07:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,516
Posted By tiggy2
Hi Sue3pets Thanks for the information and...

Hi Sue3pets

Thanks for the information and at least I know I'm not the only one force feeding my cat for months. Did your cat finally start eating? Was it an illness, that put her off her food?...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs September 1st, 2013, 01:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,516
Posted By tiggy2
Yes we have tried appetite stimulants. Not much...

Yes we have tried appetite stimulants. Not much of a change and with the steroids, I would not add in the appetite stim., for fear of 2 much anxiety. He's skidish now.
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs August 31st, 2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,516
Posted By tiggy2
Hi everyone Just some added information. Tig...

Hi everyone

Just some added information. Tig has been on 1/2 pred. 2 times a day for about a week, then we will slowly decrease the amount in hopes that a smaller dose will work.

He does...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs August 30th, 2013, 10:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,516
Posted By tiggy2
How long should I force/assist feed my cat?

Ok this is a long one so but I'll try and cut it down some.

It is my 12 year old male Tigger who will not eat enough to maintain his weight and I have been assist feeding him since July/19. He...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs July 24th, 2013, 11:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 838
Posted By tiggy2
I have indoor outdoor cats. When they were...

I have indoor outdoor cats.

When they were just indoor cats (neighborhood not appropriate to letting them outside) I did not vaccinate them. As soon as it became apparent that they could go...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs July 17th, 2013, 12:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 383
Posted By tiggy2
I will definitely look into this. I am desperate....

I will definitely look into this. I am desperate. He's "My Boy", I've had him for 12 years and he is a mama's boy:) He just does not like any kind of change, even moving familiar items gets him...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs July 17th, 2013, 10:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 383
Posted By tiggy2
Do you know of any changes that occurred prior to...

Do you know of any changes that occurred prior to the "stop spraying"?

I know when we moved and Tigger became an indoor cat, whenever he saw another cat he started to spray and has continued ever...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs July 17th, 2013, 12:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 383
Posted By tiggy2
It's a Spray Athon and I'm losing the Battle

Hi Again

I have 2 cats that are spraying the house. 1 Male (Tigger) and 1 female (Akira).

The male is 12 years old, neutered and started spraying around 2006, our first move. He was not too...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs July 16th, 2013, 10:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 698
Posted By tiggy2
It was a happy ending:)) :goodvibes:I...

It was a happy ending:))

:goodvibes:I never really believed cats knew their owners, but this opened my eyes. I am a good cat mom, take care of them and am very much aware of how they feel etc.,...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs July 8th, 2013, 09:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 841
Posted By tiggy2
I'll have to try the catnip:) Some of these cats...

I'll have to try the catnip:) Some of these cats have lived together for years. I have no problem with the tolerating each other, it's the random attacking that's bad. I have a calming collar on...
Forum: Cat health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! July 8th, 2013, 12:02 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,095
Posted By tiggy2
Thanks again:thumbs up for the local information....

Thanks again:thumbs up for the local information. I'll check out those places. Found the addresses for them.

Still having eating issues with Rosie and especially my boy Tigger. He's down to 8.8...
Forum: Cat health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! July 7th, 2013, 11:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,184
Posted By tiggy2
[QUOTE=yorgo67;1059293]Opiate based? That can't...

[QUOTE=yorgo67;1059293]Opiate based? That can't be too healthy. Now I'm not so sure I want to go that route, especially since I asked the vet about it earlier today and he said it was much more...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs July 7th, 2013, 11:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 841
Posted By tiggy2
Hi everyone Well it seems our girl is over...

Hi everyone

Well it seems our girl is over the fear of going outside. I think it was a combination of being cold and now having "stuff" touch her, like kitty claws and juniper trees. The good...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs July 1st, 2013, 05:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 841
Posted By tiggy2
Good idea. I'll see if I can get a Velcro little...

Good idea. I'll see if I can get a Velcro little doggie jacket, maybe something like a rain coat, slippery for claws and tree branches.

I'll let you know how it goes:))
Forum: Cat health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! July 1st, 2013, 11:34 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,095
Posted By tiggy2
I'm back:wall: Frustrated beyond and trying...

I'm back:wall:

Frustrated beyond and trying very hard not to give in to the kibble. It's a constant battle, one day some will eat straight raw, then I have to mix it with wet and now putting...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs July 1st, 2013, 10:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 841
Posted By tiggy2
I think you might be correct on the being hurt. I...

I think you might be correct on the being hurt. I have 2 kittens, which were not present last year, that like to "play" and I think now that she does not have the fur to protect her from claws, she's...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs July 1st, 2013, 08:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 841
Posted By tiggy2
Shaved cat, now afraid to go outside

One of my cats, Akira, part Maine coon was shaved on Friday, she gets very bad mats and does not like to be brushed, or held onto. Anyway she is an indoor/outdoor, in an enclosure, kitty and would...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs June 20th, 2013, 09:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 698
Posted By tiggy2
well I do believe Maddie has found her new home:)...

well I do believe Maddie has found her new home:) Amazing actually. I thought she would be all scared and snarling, boy did she surprise me.

Took her to new home, brought her in the cage, opened...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs June 19th, 2013, 08:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 698
Posted By tiggy2
Hi Guys I'll let you know how it works out....

Hi Guys

I'll let you know how it works out. I have a meet and greet tomorrow afternoon, so if all goes well she'll have a safe home to go to. Of course I'll miss her terribly:(

Here she is...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs June 18th, 2013, 11:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 698
Posted By tiggy2
I may have a new home for Maddie. It's a lady who...

I may have a new home for Maddie. It's a lady who just lost her cat recently and would like to have another companion. I've told her of Maddie's behavior issues and we will do a meet and greet later...
Forum: Cat health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! June 18th, 2013, 11:35 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,095
Posted By tiggy2
Are you sure you don't have my cats pattymac?...

Are you sure you don't have my cats pattymac? It's frustrating but at least we are not alone:)). Did you try the BFF cat food? I'm now mixing that with raw and most times they will eat it. If not...
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