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Dr. Michael Salkin
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 44 years of experience.
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Greetings from Phoenix AZ. I have a 6 yo female cat un

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Greetings from Phoenix AZ. I have a 6 yo female cat un spayed that has discharge from her vagina, it's really kinda gross and is getting on the carpet and furniture.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.
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It's very unusual for the discharge associated with a heat period to be that extensive and so it's likely to represent an open pyometra - infected uterus - and the pus that has formed in the uterus is now rolling out through an open cervix. Spaying her should be curative and that should be done at your earliest convenience.
Please respond with further questions or concerns if you wish.

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