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Can I express the glands myself? If so I would love to do it myself. I don't have much money, but I do love my dog and I would do it myself.
Is it too early to introduce a slurry of puppy food to my 20 day old puppies? They're a Labrador/Weimaraner mix seem to be ready for it.
Our 12 year old Border Collie, a female, has started urinating on her bed and in our sun room corners. How can we prevent this?
When is the truck coming to St Mary's Park in the Bronx?
My boyfriend's dog got ahold of my little kitty today and now she has her jaw broken and needs surgery. I can't afford it and don't want to lose her or for her to live unhappy with her mouth always open if it heals by itself.
My dog needs medical attention ASAP. I don't have money at the moment I spend my last 135$ on getting my dog a shot for his seizures.
I have a 6 week old pup that has stopped eating. She had been doing fine eating mush kibble from 4 weeks. The pup is still with her mum, brother, and sister. The rest of the pups are eating fine.
I've had enough too, been to the vet 3 times at a cost of $180.00 each time and she is no better. I'm done with the vet thing. The last time the vet told me if it got no better we needed to just take the ear off.
My Romanian Rottie is neutered and has been fully housebroken for years. He just turned five the other day. He had an abusive past, but has never shown any signs of it altering his great personality.
Diatomaceous earth is a big help in ridding the home of fleas. It acts as a dessicant by drying out the shell of the flea and "cutting" it.
How can you tell the difference between a Labrador Retriever puppy and a Pitbull puppy between 8-10 weeks?
I have 8 little dogs and they sometimes mess in the house.
I have a 4 year old Cockapoo with itchy smelly ears. He scratces them constantly, rubs them on the ground and seems to enjoy when I rub them as well.
My boyfriend just rescued an 8 year old shih tzu from someone we know. They took the dog from someone that was going to put her down. He has only had her for a week.
I have a home remedy that lots of people swear by to cure the smelly black hard clumps in my Poodle's ear. It includes boric acid.
How do I stop my dog from chewing up his bed? Everything I put in his kennel to keep him warm he rips up. I don't know what else to do.
My cat of 11 years always pees outside of her litter box no matter what I do to keep it clean. She likes to go out and do it in another litter box on my terrace.
My 3 year old Malamute is scared of men and cars, men are the worst. She can't pass men on the street. I think the previous owner was a bad person and she got badly beaten.
My son came to stay with his new puppy. He was here 2 days. While he was here it had loose stools and was sick twice. It had had its shot by a vet at 4/5 weeks. It was 7 weeks old.
Our 1 year old Schnauzer who has been potty trained since we received him has started peeing in a new house we purchased right before Christmas.
I got my two year old German Shepherd when he was four months old. He is now two and during the time between now and when we first got him, his stomach has only been clear of red spots and scabs once.
I live in the Bronx, New York. I have a six year old Maltese dog who is in need of vaccines, but I cannot afford it. However I do have Medicaid and Medicare.
I have a very finicky cat. She has always assumed it was OK to pee on any paper or plastic left on the floor. But recently, she has taken to peeing and pooping on my daughter's (toddler) bed.
We have a 9 month old Shepoo that we are having great difficulty in house training. He may pee or poop outside, but will do his business inside upon coming back into the house.
I left my German Shepherd, who is 3 years old, and my Cocker Spaniel, 9 years old, with a "friend" to watch them over our weekend getaway. It was the first time we left them with some one.
My male kitty is nearly 2 years old. For about the past six months or so I have been keeping him indoors. He is not neutered.
I use an ice cream bucket to put the litter clumps in. The top fits tightly so I don't have to worry about odor, and they are disposable.
My pup has super bad allergies to the point where he's driving himself crazy trying to scratch and lick his paws and chew his skin away.
I have 8 citrus trees in my back yard and the miserable cats lounge in the shade under them, right beside the lemons, oranges, grapefruit, and limes that are near the ground.
Our old cat sadly passed away. Every time the vacuum cleaner was switched on, he would appear. Yes, no cleaning would be done until he was done first He would turn over to vacuum each side with the pipe. He had no fleas.
We have a one year old German Shepherd and she will either eat a lot of dry dog food then throw up or goes days eating very little. My vet said to feed her small portions and there has been no change.
When is the pet mobile going to be in downtown Brooklyn?
We've had our resident kitten for just over three months now. He is five months old. After the death of his litter mate, we have introduced a new kitten to the household.
I just got a new male kitten, however I have a 3 year old female cat. We tried to get them to meet, but the female cat got aggressive. How can I get her to like the new male kitten?
For anyone that has a long haired kitty, I use this product and it works great. No need to shave kitty down anymore. Use this on your kitty every other day and the mats/knots will come out.
I have a 4 year old Pit Bull/Mastiff mix who wakes me up at least 4 to 5 times a night. He is a big dog and I let him out regularly throughout the day. So why so much at night? Help! I need sleep. Am I over feeding and over watering him?
My 3 year old English Bulldog has been with us since she was 8 weeks old. She wakes up in the middle of the night and "tip toes" out from under our bed and will find any carpet or rug to go urinate on.
This is a guide about repairing a sisal wrapped cat scratching post. Active kitties love to scratch, and once they've taken to a scratching post, they can tear it to shreds in a matter of months.
I have a 2 year old Bichon Frise. I'll start from the beginning. He has always slept downstairs in a crate which is just big enough for him to turn around in, but I always left the crate door open as he was house trained.
Where is a low cost or free pet clinic ?
We have had our Central Asian Shepherd, Ruby, since she was 8 weeks old. She is a great dog, except she will pee and poop in my house.
I just got a new dog he is a toy Poodle. He is 3 years old and I have had him for about 4 weeks now. He hadn't been peeing or pooping in the house for the first 3 weeks and now it's every morning.
I have a 1 year and 4 months old male cat and we just got a 6 month old female kitten. They seem to get along great. They play and run around chasing after each other.