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Saving Ginger From Being Put To Sleep - Part 2


The Story Continues...

Following the first of many visits to the vet, Ginger underwent a 2-week course of antibiotics to clear up the remnants of cat flu and to control the infection that resulted from his decaying teeth. And he responded very well. He started grooming properly again and all of the matted hair around his rump was replaced by sleek smooth hair. His coat was again shiny and well looked after rather than being matted and dull, lifeless and unclean. The skin allergy was also addressed by the antibiotics and the fleas killed off with a flea control treatment. The antibiotics also cleared up the septic lip although the lip appears to be slightly damaged from the prolonged sepsis. As a result, he dribbles a bit! He's also now interested in playing - savaging bird feathers is his current fun activity.

After the antibiotics treatment was finished, we returned to the vet so he could undergo some blood tests to determine if he suffered from feline leukaemia or feline aids and I'm happy to report that he didn't have either.

That then left the way clear for him to undergo the dental treatment and have the six rotten teeth extracted. He was put on antibiotics again as the infection from the teeth was starting to reassert itself and he was on the tablets until the surgery (15 days later, when the vet determined that he was ready to undergo the extractions).

The operation went smoothly and he returned home later that day. Naturally, with such a large number of extractions, he found eating to be somewhat comfortable. But you can't keep a good cat down! After a couple of days, he was eating normally again. A week after the surgery I took him back to the vet for his post-operative check-up. His gums had healed over nicely after the extractions but he still had a bit of gingivitis. The vet was a little concerned that Ginger might be carrying the cat-flu virus - apparently prolonged gingivitis is a symptom. On the other hand, the inflammation may just have been the last remnants of the chronic infection he suffered last year from his teeth. He was put on a further two weeks of antibiotics which, we hoped, would finally clear everything up.

Aside from that, he was in fine fettle. He must have been a lot more comfortable with the teeth removed as his purring became much louder over the following week. And he was much more playful.

After the latest two-week antibiotic treatment, it was time for another check-up visit to the vet. The good news was that Ginger was in good health. His gums had healed perfectly after the extractions. He'd even put on weight, weighing in at 5.2kg (11.5 lbs) which is pretty hefty for a cat. His gums, in general, (i.e. not related to the surgery) remained inflamed even after all the post-op antibiotics. The vet came to the conclusion that Ginger was suffering from persistent cat flu. His only current symptoms were the gingivitis - while no other symptoms were present, he is a cat-flu carrier. Aside from that, he's very healthy. The downside is that he cannot be placed in a home where cats already reside. The vet was adamant about this saying that any household that takes him in will just introduce long term problems for their own cats.

Ginger's still living at his old house. My buddy is still care-taking out there and is giving Ginger lots of care and attention. We're on the lookout for someone who'll be willing to give him a home in the next couple of months. He's such an affectionate cat that I don't think that'll be a problem.

I'd like to thank all those who took the time and effort to send in donations, but the following people in particular who provided substantial donations to cover Ginger's medical bills:

It's life-affirming to know that there are caring people out there. But the story's not over. Ginger still needs to be re-homed but at least we have a few months to line up a new residence...

One final note: I only recently learned Ginger's real name. Apparently, it's Redpuss!

Gary Nugent, a software engineer by profession, has been a life-long animal lover, especially of cats and is the webmaster of http://www.just-pet-cats.com - a site that helps you make the best choices to keep your cat healthy, happy and long-lived. Information about cats in general, health issues that can affect them, some of their weird and wonderful behavior patterns, their history, and how to choose various products, supplies and toys for your feline furball. And, not to forget about you...there are a few things on the site to keep cat owners amused as well.


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Lifelike robotic pets are helping isolated seniors avoid loneliness  CNN

How to Care for Pets as Adoption Rates Rise - Caravan News
How to Care for Pets as Adoption Rates Rise  Caravan News

Entertaining pets during the pandemic - Atlanta Journal Constitution
Entertaining pets during the pandemic  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Cuddle Buddies! Nearly 75% of Dog Owners Let Their Pets Sleep on the Bed with Them, Survey Says - PEOPLE
Cuddle Buddies! Nearly 75% of Dog Owners Let Their Pets Sleep on the Bed with Them, Survey Says  PEOPLE

Greenlin Pet Resorts offers a perfect getaway for pets - ABC27
Greenlin Pet Resorts offers a perfect getaway for pets  ABC27

International study indicates shift to raw/home-made food diet for pets over past decade - Jill Lopez
International study indicates shift to raw/home-made food diet for pets over past decade  Jill Lopez

Survey: 44% of women would pick quarantine with pets over significant other - WFLA
Survey: 44% of women would pick quarantine with pets over significant other  WFLA

Pets of the week - Chicago Tribune
Pets of the week  Chicago Tribune

New tick and mosquito repellent will help protect humans and pets, CDC says - Fox News
New tick and mosquito repellent will help protect humans and pets, CDC says  Fox News

Mandan Police tracking down pets from apartment fire - KX NEWS
Mandan Police tracking down pets from apartment fire  KX NEWS

Pets of the Week at Pasadena Humane Society – Pasadena Weekendr - Pasadena Now
Pets of the Week at Pasadena Humane Society – Pasadena Weekendr  Pasadena Now

Pets of the week: 8-11-2020 – WBKB 11 - WBKB-TV
Pets of the week: 8-11-2020 – WBKB 11  WBKB-TV

August 13 Arts and Entertainment Source: Poundstone relies on pets through virus - Vallejo Times-Herald
August 13 Arts and Entertainment Source: Poundstone relies on pets through virus  Vallejo Times-Herald

Landlords cannot prohibit support animals in New York, even if pets are not allowed - FingerLakes1.com
Landlords cannot prohibit support animals in New York, even if pets are not allowed  FingerLakes1.com

Pets of the Week: Aug.11 | The Herald-News - The Herald-News
Pets of the Week: Aug.11 | The Herald-News  The Herald-News

PHOTOS: Gwinnett Animal Shelter Adoptable Pets of the Week -- Aug. 10 - Gwinnettdailypost.com
PHOTOS: Gwinnett Animal Shelter Adoptable Pets of the Week -- Aug. 10  Gwinnettdailypost.com

Austin company paying employees to adopt pets, encourages 'pawternity leave' - FOX 7 Austin
Austin company paying employees to adopt pets, encourages 'pawternity leave'  FOX 7 Austin

Many Americans have adopted pets amid Covid-19. But beware the costs - CNBC
Many Americans have adopted pets amid Covid-19. But beware the costs  CNBC

PETS ALIVE - ConchoValleyHomepage.com
PETS ALIVE  ConchoValleyHomepage.com

Company Paying Employees to Rescue Pets By Covering Adoption Fees for Cats and Dogs - PEOPLE
Company Paying Employees to Rescue Pets By Covering Adoption Fees for Cats and Dogs  PEOPLE

Tips on keeping pets safe during summer months - Fox 59
Tips on keeping pets safe during summer months  Fox 59

How to Help Your Pet With Post-Quarantine Separation Anxiety - The New York Times
How to Help Your Pet With Post-Quarantine Separation Anxiety  The New York Times

Help us find these senior pets a loving home - WATE 6 On Your Side
Help us find these senior pets a loving home  WATE 6 On Your Side

All About Pets: Remember — make mealtime special for your pets - Prescott Daily Courier
All About Pets: Remember — make mealtime special for your pets  Prescott Daily Courier

Northport Adoptable Pets Of The Week: Dexter And Rita - Northport, NY Patch
Northport Adoptable Pets Of The Week: Dexter And Rita  Northport, NY Patch

Vets: Pets with coronavirus very rare - WRAL.com
Vets: Pets with coronavirus very rare  WRAL.com

Furever Friends: Adoptable pets available - WJAC Johnstown
Furever Friends: Adoptable pets available  WJAC Johnstown

#ClearTheShelters Pet Gallery: Adopt one of these lovable pets at a local shelter near you - WAVY.com
#ClearTheShelters Pet Gallery: Adopt one of these lovable pets at a local shelter near you  WAVY.com

Pet pantry’s ‘car hops’ roll out pet food for needy LA families - LA Daily News
Pet pantry’s ‘car hops’ roll out pet food for needy LA families  LA Daily News

Why the French are 'European champions' at abandoning pets - BBC News
Why the French are 'European champions' at abandoning pets  BBC News

Lubbock Animal Shelter sees increase in lost pets, urges owners to microchip - KLBK | KAMC | EverythingLubbock.com
Lubbock Animal Shelter sees increase in lost pets, urges owners to microchip  KLBK | KAMC | EverythingLubbock.com

Mohawk Hudson Humane Society offers new helpline for pet owners - NEWS10 ABC
Mohawk Hudson Humane Society offers new helpline for pet owners  NEWS10 ABC

Pets enjoy a seat at the quarantined family dinner table - Supermarket News
Pets enjoy a seat at the quarantined family dinner table  Supermarket News

Pets of the Week for Aug. 11, 2020 - WKRN News 2
Pets of the Week for Aug. 11, 2020  WKRN News 2

Kitten tests positive for rabies in Oneida County; multiple adults and other pets exposed - syracuse.com
Kitten tests positive for rabies in Oneida County; multiple adults and other pets exposed  syracuse.com

Robotic pets used to remedy loneliness in nursing homes across Alabama - WKRN News 2
Robotic pets used to remedy loneliness in nursing homes across Alabama  WKRN News 2

Harriette Cole: Dog mom defends ‘over-the-top’ pet funeral - The Mercury News
Harriette Cole: Dog mom defends ‘over-the-top’ pet funeral  The Mercury News

Toxic Algae That Can Harm Humans, Pets Found In 2 County Lakes - Rockville, MD Patch
Toxic Algae That Can Harm Humans, Pets Found In 2 County Lakes  Rockville, MD Patch

Paw-sing 4 Pets with Forever Vets | River City Live - WJXT News4JAX
Paw-sing 4 Pets with Forever Vets | River City Live  WJXT News4JAX

Adorable Adoptable Pets Of The Week From Humane Rescue Alliance - Patch.com
Adorable Adoptable Pets Of The Week From Humane Rescue Alliance  Patch.com

Wilson woman captures pets through her art - WIVB.com - News 4
Wilson woman captures pets through her art  WIVB.com - News 4

Trupanion Reveals 20 Unique Pet Names That Are Truly Awesome - GlobeNewswire
Trupanion Reveals 20 Unique Pet Names That Are Truly Awesome  GlobeNewswire

How to make grooming part of your weekly pet care routine - WDIV ClickOnDetroit
How to make grooming part of your weekly pet care routine  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

N.J. pets in need: Aug. 10, 2020 - nj.com
N.J. pets in need: Aug. 10, 2020  nj.com

RSPCA warns of a rise in abandonment of exotic pets after lockdown - Yahoo News
RSPCA warns of a rise in abandonment of exotic pets after lockdown  Yahoo News

Pets Need Homes, Even During A Pandemic - FOX 15
Pets Need Homes, Even During A Pandemic  FOX 15

Dollars and Pets: Protecting your pets from summer dangers - The Mercury News
Dollars and Pets: Protecting your pets from summer dangers  The Mercury News

KCBD’s Pet of the Day: Meet Richard - KCBD
KCBD’s Pet of the Day: Meet Richard  KCBD

Lawsuit seeks to overturn Hillsborough pet sales ban - Tampa Bay Times
Lawsuit seeks to overturn Hillsborough pet sales ban  Tampa Bay Times

Pumpkin Pet Insurance is Now Available in All 50 US States - PRNewswire
Pumpkin Pet Insurance is Now Available in All 50 US States  PRNewswire

One of A Kind Pet Rescue to hold ‘Clear the Shelters’ adoption event Aug. 15 in Akron - cleveland.com
One of A Kind Pet Rescue to hold ‘Clear the Shelters’ adoption event Aug. 15 in Akron  cleveland.com

We aren't ticking around — parasites are serious - MSUToday
We aren't ticking around — parasites are serious  MSUToday

Company offering employees $300 for pet adoption - UPI News
Company offering employees $300 for pet adoption  UPI News

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Want to keep spoiling your pets during the coronavirus pandemic? Here’s the latest in 'pet tech'  USA TODAY

SMVHS Pet of the Week: Blanca - Lompoc Record
SMVHS Pet of the Week: Blanca  Lompoc Record

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Did your pet seem to ‘know’ the earthquake was coming?  WBTV

The Push to Keep Pet Stores Open During COVID Shutdowns - PetProductNews.com
The Push to Keep Pet Stores Open During COVID Shutdowns  PetProductNews.com

Key to harmonious pet relationships: Pheromones - Science Daily
Key to harmonious pet relationships: Pheromones  Science Daily

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Biscuit is KLBK’s Pet of the Day!  KLBK | KAMC | EverythingLubbock.com

Coronavirus in pets, French research strategy and a duplication detector - Nature.com
Coronavirus in pets, French research strategy and a duplication detector  Nature.com

Vulgar graffiti found on building as pet shop owner opens new business - Charleston Post Courier
Vulgar graffiti found on building as pet shop owner opens new business  Charleston Post Courier

Alligators make terrible pets: 'You're basically dealing with a dinosaur.' - National Geographic
Alligators make terrible pets: 'You're basically dealing with a dinosaur.'  National Geographic

Pet cats in Texas first in state to test positive for coronavirus - FOX 13 Tampa Bay
Pet cats in Texas first in state to test positive for coronavirus  FOX 13 Tampa Bay

Pet of the Week: Dreamy - KEZI TV
Pet of the Week: Dreamy  KEZI TV

Boulevard Veterinary Clinic Pet of the Week: Rico - TAPinto.net
Boulevard Veterinary Clinic Pet of the Week: Rico  TAPinto.net

Two brothers raise money for pet adoption center - WAOW
Two brothers raise money for pet adoption center  WAOW

Pet of the Week - Temari | | kokomoperspective.com - Kokomo Perspective
Pet of the Week - Temari | | kokomoperspective.com  Kokomo Perspective

These adoptable pets will warm your heart: Aug. 8-9 - SILive.com
These adoptable pets will warm your heart: Aug. 8-9  SILive.com

Fargo man accused of starting fire that killed pets sentenced to prison - INFORUM
Fargo man accused of starting fire that killed pets sentenced to prison  INFORUM

Gateway Pet Guardians to open new East St. Louis clinic - KSDK.com
Gateway Pet Guardians to open new East St. Louis clinic  KSDK.com

App Uses Pet Selfies to ID Shelter Pets - Bay News 9
App Uses Pet Selfies to ID Shelter Pets  Bay News 9

Our Pets Heads Are Falling Off - College and Magnolia
Our Pets Heads Are Falling Off  College and Magnolia

Adopt-A-Pet Tuesday: Peach, Doug & Laker - 9 & 10 News - 9&10 News
Adopt-A-Pet Tuesday: Peach, Doug & Laker - 9 & 10 News  9&10 News

Pet and livestock owners should be aware of tick season in Tennessee - williamsonherald.com
Pet and livestock owners should be aware of tick season in Tennessee  williamsonherald.com

Pet supply options - Downtown newsmagazine | Birmingham/Bloomfield
Pet supply options  Downtown newsmagazine | Birmingham/Bloomfield

Pets of the Week: Rico and Tigger - Daily Bulldog
Pets of the Week: Rico and Tigger  Daily Bulldog

Man shares how his pet Chihuahua saved his life - WRBL
Man shares how his pet Chihuahua saved his life  WRBL

Montgomery County park officials urging pet owners to keep dogs out of two lakes after toxic algae reported - FOX 5 DC
Montgomery County park officials urging pet owners to keep dogs out of two lakes after toxic algae reported  FOX 5 DC

Western Colorado Fires Require Pet Prep - WesternSlopeNow
Western Colorado Fires Require Pet Prep  WesternSlopeNow

Getting Answers: What if my pet shows signs of COVID-19? - KVOA Tucson News
Getting Answers: What if my pet shows signs of COVID-19?  KVOA Tucson News

Army vet finds peace fostering pets, finding them homes - ArmyTimes.com
Army vet finds peace fostering pets, finding them homes  ArmyTimes.com

Palm Springs Animal Shelter says pet surrenders happening due to coronavirus pandemic - Desert Sun
Palm Springs Animal Shelter says pet surrenders happening due to coronavirus pandemic  Desert Sun

Pet Improvement: Dog days of summer - Newport News Times
Pet Improvement: Dog days of summer  Newport News Times

Volusia County to offer free pet food, microchipping - WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
Volusia County to offer free pet food, microchipping  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

KCBD’s Pet of the Day: Meet Titan - KCBD
KCBD’s Pet of the Day: Meet Titan  KCBD

Harris County Pets announces free adoption days in August - KTRK-TV
Harris County Pets announces free adoption days in August  KTRK-TV

‘Showering pets with love.’ Sacramento-area animal adoptions, toy sales surge during pandemic - Sacramento Bee
‘Showering pets with love.’ Sacramento-area animal adoptions, toy sales surge during pandemic  Sacramento Bee

Homeward Bound: Pets' Incredible COVID-19 Journeys To Reunite With Owners - NPR
Homeward Bound: Pets' Incredible COVID-19 Journeys To Reunite With Owners  NPR

‘Americas Got Talent' Stars Talk About the Benefits of Having a Pet - NBC 10 Philadelphia
‘Americas Got Talent' Stars Talk About the Benefits of Having a Pet  NBC 10 Philadelphia

KRDO's Tuesday Afternoon Pet of the Week - KRDO
KRDO's Tuesday Afternoon Pet of the Week  KRDO

COVID-19 can affect pets; cases confirmed | AgriLife Today - AgriLife Today
COVID-19 can affect pets; cases confirmed | AgriLife Today  AgriLife Today

Meet Pace, FOX8’s Pet of the Week - WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro
Meet Pace, FOX8’s Pet of the Week  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

San Antonio Pets Alive! places two dogs up for adoption after owner dies of COVID-19 complications - KSAT San Antonio
San Antonio Pets Alive! places two dogs up for adoption after owner dies of COVID-19 complications  KSAT San Antonio

Owner warns of large lizard on the loose in Livingston; wildlife officials now investigating exotic pet - WBRZ
Owner warns of large lizard on the loose in Livingston; wildlife officials now investigating exotic pet  WBRZ

Clear the Shelters Presents Virtual ‘Bark Week' Pet Adoption Event - NBC 10 Philadelphia
Clear the Shelters Presents Virtual ‘Bark Week' Pet Adoption Event  NBC 10 Philadelphia

Adopt-A-Pet: Erwin from Independent Animal Rescue - Chapelboro.com
Adopt-A-Pet: Erwin from Independent Animal Rescue  Chapelboro.com

Pet of the Week: 8/11/20 - WANE
Pet of the Week: 8/11/20  WANE

Haz-Mat team responds to formaldehyde spill at Beaver Dam pet store - WBAY
Haz-Mat team responds to formaldehyde spill at Beaver Dam pet store  WBAY

Pasco to end retail pet store sales of dogs and cats - Tampa Bay Times
Pasco to end retail pet store sales of dogs and cats  Tampa Bay Times

This $150 Pet Feeder Saved My Sanity When I Got a Second Cat - Gizmodo
This $150 Pet Feeder Saved My Sanity When I Got a Second Cat  Gizmodo

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