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Jul 18, 2021

Cat suddenly scared of my boyfriend

One of my cats used to love my boyfriend and would smudge, lick and be fine with him. We live far away from each other so he only comes up every few days

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Jul 18, 2021

Flea and tick prevention monthly?

My new cat was given Revolution for flea prevention a month before I adopted her, but the shelter form says that she needs it again in a month. Why would

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Jul 18, 2021

I need help with a rescued skittish 2 year old

I rescued 2 cats during the pandemic from an animal shelter. I love them a lot. One of the cats is very loving. The other cat (2 years old) is very fear-based.

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Jul 18, 2021

My kitten keeps stepping into the box with my other cat

I have a 6-month-old kitten and a 7-year-old cat. They've finally gotten used to each other, but we are still having litter box problems. We have two boxes,

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Jul 18, 2021

Elderly cat going to the bathroom outside box

I have a male cat and he’s 20+ years old. He started urinating and defecating outside the box so I put his box in the bedroom where he sleeps. He continued

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Jul 17, 2021

Fur on my cat changing from beige to grey?

My cat is a Forest Cat/Maine Coon/uknown mix. He is black and brown stripes with beige stomach fur. When he was 2, the chest was beige, but over time

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Jul 17, 2021

Why do my cats demand attention in the basement?

I have a great relationship with my cats. They are brother and sister bonded siblings, 10 months old. We have a predictable routine of when they play with

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Jul 17, 2021

Random poop droppings

My cat has started leaving droppings on the carpet, not all in one spot, but as if they are being dropped as he walks. The consistency is normal though

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Jul 14, 2021

My cat is peeing in a different spot in the litter box

This might be a really stupid question, but Nemo is my first cat and I just want to be sure that everything is fine. So I’ve had Nemo for 2 years and he’s

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Jul 14, 2021

Why is my cat angry?

My 2-year old female cat is always so angry and aggressive. She is really hostile to her kitten who is now 1 year old. I usually don't separate their living

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Jul 14, 2021

Elderly cat won't allow head scratches

I just recently adopted a 15-year-old female cat whose owner of 15 years passed away. At first, she hid a lot and cried a lot. Now, after a month or so,

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Jul 14, 2021

Clear fluid after vaccine?

My cute little one had to be sedated to get his rabies and distemper vaccine. When we got home I laid him on the bed to rest. When he got up a few hours

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Jul 07, 2021

How to get kitten to drink water?

Recently my mom took in her friend's kitten, not even sure how old. Her friend went to the hospital and we are keeping the kitten as we're sure he's going

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Jul 07, 2021

Re-adopting my cat

My cat has lived with my friend since last August. When I visit, he usually hides but sometimes he will come out and be friendly: lets me pet him, rolls

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Jul 07, 2021

Dry food add ons?

My cat has been prescribed Hills urinary care c/d food but I can only afford the dry food version. My cat doesn't find this food very interesting but are

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Jul 07, 2021

Best place to keep a new cat?

I'm adopting a cat and have never owned one before. I know I need to give her her own space for a bit. She will eventually have her litter box, food, and

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Jul 04, 2021

Why is my cat licking odd surfaces?

Why is my cat licking odd surfaces such as the fireplace brick? Of late, my cat is lethargic and not playing. She seems to be missing something in her

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Jul 04, 2021

Former feral cat has watery stools

Former feral cat Rowdy has watery stools. Why and how can I cure this? A vet visit didn't help.

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Jul 04, 2021

Adopting a cat and a kitten

I'm adopting a cat believed to be 2-3 years old. She is just weaning a litter of kittens. If I were to also adopt a kitten so she has a buddy to play

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Jul 04, 2021

How long can a kitten go without oxygen before brain damage sets in?

If a kitten goes 10 minutes without oxygen, will it end up with brain damage? I live on a farm and my cat had kittens today. One was dead, not moving,

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