Re: [Felvtalk] Reconstituted Doxy

2018-05-13 Thread Amani Oakley
If you scrape the pill through butter, thus coating it with a bit of butter, this helps ensure it doesn’t get stuck. I have never had an issue with the pills, with or without the butter trick, but I have heard that this has happened, and so, vets are a bit more cautious in this regard. Amani

Re: [Felvtalk] Reconstituted Doxy

2018-05-13 Thread Pam Doore
We usually givery Doxycycline liquid at the shelter. If given in pill form water has to be forced down throat as well because of issues with damage to esophagus. I have never heard of doxy as a chewy treat. That is great. My default is transdermal :-). On Sun, May 13, 2018, 2:22 PM ROBERT

Re: [Felvtalk] Reconstituted Doxy

2018-05-13 Thread Maribel Piloto
Thanks Bob and everyone else. Flaqui "The greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated." -Mohandas Ghandi > On May 13, 2018, at 2:21 PM, ROBERT CHAPEL wrote: > > My recollection re: the stand against Doxy Tabs is that they are often large >

Re: [Felvtalk] Reconstituted Doxy

2018-05-13 Thread ROBERT CHAPEL
My recollection re: the stand against Doxy Tabs is that they are often large and hard to get all the way down the cats throat without getting stuck   I DO apologize that it's been so long since I was giving my cats Doxy in pill form successfully( had found a coated small pill) but...