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  • My Pet World: A cure remains elusive for cats with FIP

    Q: My 6-month-old kitten is suffering from the wet form of feline infectious peritonitis (FIP). In an effort to ease Ashley's pain, my veterinarian removed fluid from her chest and gave us an antibiotic for her. After five days, Ashley's breathing became labored again, and the veterinarian said there's no hope. Once again, he took out some fluid and gave Ashley a steroid. Is there any way to cure my baby? — M.M., Malaysia
  • My Pet World: Artificial sweetener can be toxic for dogs

    Q: You've mentioned many times in your column that dog owners can keep their pets occupied by stuffing peanut butter into toys. Recently, I read that some peanut butter contains Xylitol, an artificial sweetener that you've reported is harmful to dogs. How...

    A bittersweet glass

    A bittersweet glass
    They were Katie Sparks and McKenna Wetzel, the I-Don't-Know-and-I-Don't-Care Girls. If the Eader Elementary School classmates got a question that they didn't have a passionate answer to, those were their typical replies. McKenna's mother, Kristine...

    Candidate calls campaign mailers dishonest

    Former Huntington Beach Mayor Jill Hardy has decried what she calls inaccuracies in campaign mailers seeking to derail her run for City Council. A piece sent out last week by a Newport Beach political action committee accuses her of endangering...

    Boys' Basketball: Barons in control against depleted Oilers

    Boys' Basketball: Barons in control against depleted Oilers
    FOUNTAIN VALLEY — When glancing at the opening day schedule of the 2013 Sunset League boys' basketball race, Friday's game between Huntington Beach High and Fountain Valley looked to be the marquee matchup of the three. The meeting had all the...