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  1. The Earl Grey

    Need IBD diet recommendations

    My sweet girl Gretchen has IBD. We confirmed with biopsies taken when I had her spayed. The vet started her on Prednisone and Metronidazole. I wanted to stray from prolonged steroid use and opted to look into her diet Years ago I came across a post on here recommending Evangers Dry Cat Food -...
  2. Aden

    Update on Nuru's IBD

    In the last 2 weeks, I have gradually switched Nuru's food from Blue Basics to Royal Canin Sensitive Digestion. His stools have been much firmer and I have noticed that he is more energetic. I am happy with his progress so far but he remains struggling with both constipation and diarrhea. In...
  3. Aden

    Newbie - help me understand my cats IBD

    Hello Sphynx Lair-- In March I adopted a 5-year-old male Sphynx, Nuru, that had been kept by neglectful owners. Since receiving him, I have had several problems with litter box training, "poop tail," and chronic diarrhea. Upon adopting him, I learned that Nuru had Irritable Bowel Disease. I...
  4. AndreaM

    Possible Irritable Bowel Disease, but

    Ok, this has been going on with my Sphynx since DECEMBER 2015!! Diarrhea and/or soft stool for months, and occasional bright red blood in stool for 1.5 months. This is what we've tried: * = current - Deworm - Metronidazole - FortaFlora - Hill's I/D - Hill's Z/D * - Natural Balance...
  5. JenniSaysMeow

    Recovering IBD girl

    Hi my names Jenni :) I have a girl that just turned 4 and was diagnosed with IBD. It took us over a month to figure out what was wrong. Thinking it could have been a million things including cancer. I went to a regular vet almost daily where tonnnns of blood work was done, another vet for an...
  6. MollysMom

    Poop Woes and An Update on Molly

    We were watching tv tonight and I hear Leo getting into trouble in the other room. I go in and he is trying to have a pooter lick, but falls over. Then I see it - a nugget of poop dangling by a thread from his bum. I pin him down and call for back up from Ben. He comes in and is searching...
  7. MollysMom

    Ugh... We interrupt this nap with projectile puking

    Molly just climbed on top of me as I was dozing on the couch and SHOT puke a good 2 feet all over me... the couch... my face... the cushions. I had to strip and shower, it soaked through everything (PS - raw has to be the WORST smelling puke). She had maybe 3-4 acute episodes of vomiting and...
  8. Sphynx Asylum Mom

    New Sphynx Parents!

    Hello All! We brought home our first baby girl Hattie in late February and within a week we knew we needed to go back to the breeder and get her sister, who we names Sobe and brought home in late March. They were born in late August 2013. Our lives have been forever changed by these girls and...
  9. alex617

    2 vet visits & 600 bucks later

    Last week Khaleesi started regurgitating her food after eating wet (wellness core canned original formula) The vomit was a little bit of food, mostly water, and very mucus like. I say regurgitating because it was basically just her, opening her mouth and with out warning or any gagging, vomit...
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