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Foster Diary Health Teeth

Foster Diary: The Curious Case of Sir Buttons’ Teeth

Lesson Learned: Always check a cat’s teeth to monitor dental disease. If you see any sort of inflammation, plaque, or tartar along the gumline, see your vet immediately – your cat could be in pain. Sir Buttons3-5 year old domestic shorthairGray and white tuxedoSupposedly growly and mean – actually a love bugGums extremely red along […]

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Aggression/Anxiety/Fear Behavior Foster Diary Handling

Mama Lemon: An Outdoor Cat’s Journey Home

One outdoor cat’s story from pregnancy through delivery, from shelter care through foster care, and ultimately from spay through returning home.

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Feline Panleukopenia Foster Diary Health

Foster Diary: 10ish Things I Learned About Feline Panleukopenia

Learn all about the virus feline panleukopenia, including what cat populations are most at-risk, symptoms, treatments, prevention and more.

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Aggression/Anxiety/Fear Allergies Behavior Foster Diary Health

My Neck, My Back, Allergies in My Cat

Explanation of the three types of allergies in cats, including symptoms, costs, maintenance level, and short- and long-term management solutions.

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Behavior Foster Diary Health

Foster Diary: The Mystery of Sprinkle’s Hormones

When I picked up Sprinkle, I thought I was just getting a moody cat with a raccoon tail that needed socialization. She had been through a lot over the past few months. Her family was evicted from their home and she was taken to ACCT Philly. At one point, she was lost in the ceiling […]

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Foster Diary Health Peeing/Pooping

Foster Diary: Fake Ferals, Gross Poop & Parasites

Battling kitten diarrhea and parasites.

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Foster Diary Health

Foster Diary: A-CHOO! Kitty Colds and URIs

Review of the annoying kitty cold and how to treat it.

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Foster Diary Handling

Foster Diary: Scratches, Bites, and Cellulitis

All about cellulitis, the symptoms, and what you need to do to get it treated.

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Foster Diary Health

Foster Diary: Ma, Where Are My Eyelids?

How eyelid reconstruction for one kitten’s birth defects saved his eyes.