When Moxie was at the Vet after he got sick they did several tests including some X-rays and determined that he had arthritis in his lower spine. It appeared as a larger white ‘blob’ surrounding his vertebrae. In retrospect, the only indication that this area was sore was that he would lower his back end… Continue reading Osteoarthritis In Cats and Dogs: What we can do to help
As we discussed in our last post Moxie got sick and it turned out to be pancreatitis. Check out that story here: https://furryornotpetcare.ca/illness-in-cats-observe-and-act-fast/ After his tests and treatment for that Moxie started to eat again, thank goodness, but then he also started to pee a lot. Way more than ever before. I was concerned it… Continue reading Moxie has Diabetes: Our Experience
My own Moxie recently went through a very scary illness so I wanted to share our experience to help you determine if your cat is ill and what to expect when you head to the Vet. Start with Observation Day 1 Moxie did not eat much on the Sunday, he ate some breakfast but not… Continue reading Illness in Cats: Observe and act fast
Litter Box Do’s and Don’ts I have been taking care of cats professionally for 11 years as of December 2022 and I have seen ALOT of litter boxes. Over the years I have read articles, watched webinars, taken courses, and followed cat behavior experts. I obsess over my cats’ litter box situation and get excited… Continue reading Cat Litter: What’s in the box? Yuck!
We recently lost two @furryornot gang members, Dexter and Elvis, and I felt it was important to share this information again. This article was first shared in our last Winter newsletter after dealing with the loss of my cat Ramses McQueen. I watched a webinar about grief and it had a huge impact on me.… Continue reading What pet loss and grief actually feels like