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My 12 year old short haired cat has black spiky looking

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My 12 year old short haired cat has black spiky looking things around his mouth. He has very little appetite and appears to have no energy. I keep wiping the black things off his lips but they come back fairly quickly.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
His fur also is shedding really bad. It has been 1 hour does anyone have an answer?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Rip off
Expert:  Dr. Ann M. replied 1 year ago.

Hi there and thank you for your question. My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed, internship-trained veterinarian with 10 years experience in general medicine and emergency and critical care medicine and I would be happy to assist you. Please be patient as there may be slight delays in responses as I research your pet's issue. I am so sorry for the delay you have experienced, but this sounds like an out of the ordinary issue, so I suspect you have stumped A lot of the experts here. Can you attach a photo of the black spiky things?

Expert:  Dr. Ann M. replied 1 year ago.
Hi Paige,
I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?
Dr. Ann M.