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Minoxidil® Toxicity in Cats
Cats

Minoxidil® Toxicity in Cats

Did you know that Minoxidil® is very poisonous to cats? Minoxidil® is a topical solution used to promote hair growth in people. These medications have become very common and popular over the past 5 years. According to the fall ASPCA newsletter, six cases involving Minoxidil® exposure were reported since 2001.

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Cats

Minoxidil® Toxicity in Cats

Did you know that Minoxidil® is very poisonous to cats? Minoxidil® is a topical solution used to promote hair growth in people. These medications have become very common and popular over the past 5 years. According to the fall ASPCA newsletter, six cases involving Minoxidil® exposure were reported since 2001.
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Cats

Ancient Egyptians: the First Cat Lovers

One does not own a cat; one simply inhabits the same space as a cat. Even the most cuddly of cats will take any opportunity to exhibit their independence and will. Cats have a long and varied history commingling with humans before obtaining their “domesticated” distinction. But even now, some argue that can't still aren't domesticated animals.
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Cats

Does a Kitten Make a Good Gift?

You've probably heard the sad stats about pets who are adopted at Christmas in a bid to surprise loved ones only to be abandoned in the weeks that follow by couples who were not prepared to provide for their new family member. Because that's what pets are; family members. Living things are not gifts; they deserve a home and a family who are prepared for their arrival and who are able to provide them with the love and care they need.
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