Posted by: Anonymous | 2009/09/30

Bosluis by jong kat se mond

my kat het ' n bosluis wat aan haar lippie vasgesuig is, wat moet ek doen? Het al vaseline aangesmeer maar sy lek dit af.

There is a " bosluis"  on the lip of my kitten. What must I do? I did put on vaseline, put she lick it ....

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Dear Anon

Pull it off.

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Posted by: WR | 2009/10/02

And then start preventative treatment.

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Posted by: Chill | 2009/09/30

Pull it off, with a tissue or something - do it quickly so the tick doesn' t get a chance to hold on tight, and then check to make sure the head came with the body - if not, watch carefully cos if the head stays behind it MIGHT set up an infection.

Vaseline won' t do anything except make it slippery!

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