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Urban Myths

All of the following are urban myths and are NOT TRUE! Dogs & Cats should always have wet noses All ginger cats are male Putting butter on your cats paws to stop them running away after moving house Tortoises can survive on salad & veg Cats should be put out at night All hamsters are aggressive Snakes are slimy Cats have 9 lives Cats always land on their feet There is a ‘flea’ season Fish can’t ‘feel’ Fish have a 3 second memory Scooting along the floor means your pet has worms Its right to always let your bitch have their first season Neutering a male dog changes their personality Spaying any animal means it will put on weight

How To Give A Cat A Pill…

Pick cat up and cradle it in the crook of your left arm as if holding a baby. Position right forefinger and thumb on either side of cat’s mouth and gently apply pressure to cheeks while holding pill in right hand. As cat opens mouth pop pill into mouth. Allow cat to close mouth and swallow Retrieve pill from floor and cat from behind sofa. Cradle cat in left arm and repeat process. Retrieve cat from bedroom, and throw soggy pill away. Take new pill from foil wrap, cradle cat in left arm holding rear paws tightly with left hand. Force jaws open and push pill to back of mouth with right forefinger Hold mouth shut for a count of ten… Read More

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