Re: [FH] Oxygen Cage
- Hi Pat,
The oxygen mask sounds like it works very well! Thanks for telling us about
Candace with Cinnamon and Skylar:)
On 8/28/08, Pat <Pat.Creighton@...> wrote:
> You also need a regulator, and during the summer months we had a second
> so that we could ensure a constant supply of oxygen. Here I purchased the
> regulator as we figured it would be cheaper in the long term, and the
> company providing the equipment gave us a small mask to use, so we haven't
> bothered to build an oxygen tent........I don't see how you will keep a cat
> in one long enough if it is an active animal, and Pepper is always on the
> unless gasping for oxygen. The tank rental is only $5 per month, here, and
> a refill of oxygen is $20. Pepper has never needed more than a couple of
> minutes worth of oxygen to begin breathing more normally and then he is not
> willing to sit still for more.
> The $300 tank only holds about an hour's worth of oxygen, and I am
> if it will work well in a tent? The other option we use is just the tubing
> for the oxygen flow, directly in front of Pepper's nose, but find the
> mask best so far.
> Pat and all the boys.
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