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I have a kitten who chewed and swallowed the nipple off the

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I have a kitten who chewed and swallowed the nipple off the bottle I use
To feed her.   She is not choking, what are the dangers?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  LSU-Vet replied 5 years ago.
Thanks for writing in,

My main concern with eating a foreign object is the possibility of it getting stuck in her stomach or intestines. If it was small then it will likely pass just fine. I would suggest you feed her normally and monitor her for any problems. You'll be watching for inappetance, vomiting, etc. IF noted then you will want to get her to a vet then. I hope this helps!

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