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Old 03-22-2019, 10:21 AM
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Terry, I’m very glad it worked out in the end and Rascal is recovering well.
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Old 03-22-2019, 01:40 PM
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I am glad he is fine now.

Did the doctors tell you whether the cause was just a hairball or not?
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Old 03-22-2019, 03:11 PM
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Terry, that was an expensive blockage...

Yes, to us it was costly and I am being SERIOUS.


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Rascal is a beautiful looking cat and I'm glad to hear and see that he made it though that ordeal. A few years ago our female cat also stopped eating because of an infection and we almost lost her. Apparently a cat's kidneys shut down after 3 days of not eating and she was dangerously close.

I never-ever knew a cat could stop eating and in some cases they will not automatically start back.
They will actually Starve-to-Death because they do-not start eating again, sad.


Oh, it does not take long for them to die from not eating.


I'm glad things ended-up working out for your Cat.


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Terry, I’m very glad it worked out in the end and Rascal is recovering well.

Yes, if I didn't tell you there would be no-way to know that even took place.


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I am glad he is fine now.


Thanks from Rascal and Myself.


Did the doctors tell you whether the cause was just a hairball or not?

I do know they did look to see if they saw hair or anything else in that Blocked-Area that was Removed.
It was actually sent to Pathology Lab to be Analyzed.
It came back clear, no-cancer, no nothing.
So, it might be that he had that from Birth and it continued to deteriorate as he aged.
The above ^^^ comment is what they said and what Cathy & I also think.


He is now on a Mixed-Diet to help insure this does not take place again.
This has to be APPROVED and RECOMMENDED by your Vet.


Rascal eats more now than he ever has





















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Old 03-22-2019, 05:30 PM
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I think my vet should name a wing after our family we’ve spent so much money there. Money well spent though.
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Old 03-23-2019, 10:29 AM
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I think my vet should name a wing after our family we’ve spent so much money there. Money well spent though.

Just my opinion but I doubt people that don't have any pet at all would never-ever believe what they can cost if they have any serious issue.
Extremely costly !!!
Rascal was so young still at like 2-years old we felt like we should Step-Up and give him the opportunity to have a normal long cat life.
So, we discussed it and made the decision to move forward with the Blue Pearl Animal Hospital thing.
We are glad we did



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Old 03-23-2019, 10:41 AM
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Rascal was so young still at like 2-years old we felt like we should Step-Up and give him the opportunity to have a normal long cat life.
So, we discussed it and made the decision to move forward with the Blue Pearl Animal Hospital thing.
We are glad we did



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And how could you not do that for a friend?
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Old 03-23-2019, 12:03 PM
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And how could you not do that for a friend?

Tony,


Exactly ...

Rascal on Dad's legs the day I brought him home and after he Ate & Drank.

He stayed with me for days after I brought him back home from Blue Pearl.
He did not let me out of his sight.


We are truly bonded to one another for a fact.



Look close and you can see the Red Wrapped-Bandage on his leg where they had the IV Port.








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Old 08-27-2019, 09:47 AM
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Greetings,


Someone, Bart, ask how was the "Big Red Boy", Rascal these days


So, thought I'd take a few minutes and up-date his pictures.
These are him after 3-years or close to that guys.
He is truly bonded to me for a fact.
We are big buddies.









Here he is to the right of my desk on his bed hanging-out.
He spends a lot of time beside me in the mornings.









This is him totally Stretched-Out and he is really-really-long ..........









Here he is having his 6 PM supper I just prepared for him.
I had to make some crazy sounds to get him to look-up.









Here he is lounging on the very top of his 7 foot plus condo.
And he spends a great deal of time on it all the way at the top.
















And for those that have cats we all know that you never-ever know where you might find them.




























Well guys that's Rascal doing what cats do,
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Old 08-27-2019, 10:18 AM
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Terry.......Rascal is looking healthy and happy. Good to see current photos.
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Terry... so nice to see he is still allowing you two to stay in his castle.
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