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Forum: Dog training - dog behavior December 30th, 2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 231
Posted By Longblades
How long have you had this puppy? It sounds like...

How long have you had this puppy? It sounds like he was taken from his mother and siblings too early and did not learn some bite inhibitions from them. That can mean it will be harder for you to...
Forum: Cat health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! July 26th, 2015, 08:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 677
Posted By Longblades
I'm sorry. We have had mystery illness in our...

I'm sorry. We have had mystery illness in our cats before but they got better. OUr Vet is sure that the OH just going in to the Vet's office and sitting with the cat is what pulled one through.
...
Forum: Cat food forum July 25th, 2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 855
Posted By Longblades
Rustycat, that Dr. Becker/Mercola video does not...

Rustycat, that Dr. Becker/Mercola video does not say to never, ever feed a cat fish. In fact, Dr. Becker specifically endorses wild caught salmon for cats and dogs, which is what the OP asked about....
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior July 16th, 2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 248
Posted By Longblades
Ha! Wait till she discovers the joy of rolling...

Ha! Wait till she discovers the joy of rolling in dead frogs, horse poop and the absolute worst, IMO, human excrement. If she's really smart she'll figure out if she rolls first there still might...
Forum: Cat food forum July 16th, 2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 855
Posted By Longblades
NO COOKED BONES. Raw bones only. Cooking...

NO COOKED BONES.

Raw bones only. Cooking makes bones brittle and more likely to splinter. I'm thinking of other meats here, as well as fish.
Forum: Cat food forum July 16th, 2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 855
Posted By Longblades
https://www.facebook.com/groups/rawcats/ The...

https://www.facebook.com/groups/rawcats/

The group above might help you. You should not feed fish and nothing but, but fish is fine for one of your meat varieties. My cats love salmon, the skin...
Forum: Introduce yourself here - Say hello July 15th, 2015, 06:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 258
Posted By Longblades
WElcome to the board, Mark. Do you have pets...

WElcome to the board, Mark. Do you have pets that are your very own? As well as the rescue animals you help?
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs July 14th, 2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By Longblades
Some are silly, some are real. Where I live...

Some are silly, some are real. Where I live intrusive noise of any kind, including dogs barking, is not supposed to go on for more than 20 minutes. Some dog owners blatantly ignore this, one barked...
Forum: Dog training - dog behavior July 9th, 2015, 07:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 279
Posted By Longblades
Yes, our cats do too. The cats don't eat as much...

Yes, our cats do too. The cats don't eat as much either. My dog is a Lab, nothing stops him eating. Be careful of exercise in the heat too. Heat stroke can kill. Some dogs take the heat better...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs June 27th, 2015, 04:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 340
Posted By Longblades
Can Your Cat See Optical Illusions?

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2290425/Cat-pounces-optical-illusion-thinking-moving-snake.html

Cat people, you have to try this. :) I think it will work best with high quality, maybe...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! June 27th, 2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 513
Posted By Longblades
So? Still good? Fingers crossed and bated...

So? Still good? Fingers crossed and bated breath here. :)
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! June 26th, 2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 513
Posted By Longblades
By "take her" I assume you mean Put To Sleep and...

By "take her" I assume you mean Put To Sleep and I think you are a long way from that, yet. You could at least release her to a rescue, a breed specific rescue preferably, if vetting is so far out...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! June 26th, 2015, 07:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 513
Posted By Longblades
From this it's not clear to me what her feeding...

From this it's not clear to me what her feeding schedule is. It looks like she is only fed once a day but extremely erratically, one day at 11:00 am and another day at 12:00 pm? Should the bolded...
Forum: Introduce yourself here - Say hello June 24th, 2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 328
Posted By Longblades
Welcome to the board. A dog forum was my first...

Welcome to the board. A dog forum was my first too, though not this one. And my breeder's friend's of page was my first Facebook group. If it wasn't for my dog I wouldn't know a thing about the...
Forum: Cat food forum June 20th, 2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 503
Posted By Longblades
I am wondering about the weighing method too. Is...

I am wondering about the weighing method too. Is it supposed to be the food that meets the specified weight? Or the food and the can and the label all together? You need to know this but assuming...
Forum: Cat health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! June 19th, 2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 398
Posted By Longblades
My guess is it IS associated pain and she has not...

My guess is it IS associated pain and she has not forgotten it. Some things you could try are:


New litter boxes
At least Two boxes
All a different size, shape and material if you can find...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs June 15th, 2015, 07:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 491
Posted By Longblades
My first thought is something wrong in her mouth...

My first thought is something wrong in her mouth too. A broken, cracked or infected tooth? Or something stuck in her gum? It is typical of animals that they associated the thing the pain was...
Forum: On topic - Pet chat, opinions, feelings and rants May 28th, 2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 288
Posted By Longblades
Hazel, maybe she'd like some of these other foods...

Hazel, maybe she'd like some of these other foods better? Some are higher than bananas. I learned about some of these from my Mum and MIL who were both told to boost potassium in their diet.
...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs May 23rd, 2015, 08:01 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,473
Posted By Longblades
I'm sorry. R.I.P. Tigger.

I'm sorry. R.I.P. Tigger.
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs May 22nd, 2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 463
Posted By Longblades
Unfortunately there are good rescues and bad ones...

Unfortunately there are good rescues and bad ones too. Check out the rescue you use carefully. Rescues have been known to not disclose health or behavioural problems, even those that are known.
...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs May 22nd, 2015, 08:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 463
Posted By Longblades
Such a good thread you've started, it highlights...

Such a good thread you've started, it highlights so many important things we should all look out for.

First, those DNA profiles are fun but should not be relied on for determination of breed. ...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs May 11th, 2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 588
Posted By Longblades
On the advice of my Vet I never gave it but I...

On the advice of my Vet I never gave it but I understand it now covers more strains though I don't know if the adverse reactions to the vaccine itself is any less. We are in a rural area with...
Forum: Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! April 17th, 2015, 07:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 608
Posted By Longblades
Absolutely. If teeth need cleaning then I'd get...

Absolutely. If teeth need cleaning then I'd get it done. Some dogs need only a light sedation. Even if they need more Vet and human medicine is very advanced and anaesthetic is, still a worry, but...
Forum: General Forum for cats and dogs April 16th, 2015, 07:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By Longblades
LOL, that was my first thought too. When the...

LOL, that was my first thought too. When the kittens were little I cleaned boxes twice a day. But I think the poster means scour out the litter tray and clean the tray, not to only remove poop and...
Forum: Cat health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! March 27th, 2015, 07:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 274
Posted By Longblades
No idea. Hope your Vet can help today. Good...

No idea. Hope your Vet can help today. Good thoughts for Misty.
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