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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
Category: Cat Veterinary
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 44 years of experience.
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I think my kitten sassy pants is constipated she cant go to

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i think my kitten sassy pants is constipated she cant go to the bathroom what can i do for her
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
i dont think she is pee either i cant get her o eat or drink any thing to day it she eat yesterday please help sassy i love y rescuecat
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.

I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner and I regret that I'm not allowed to communicate with customers by phone. If Sassy Pants isn't eating or drinking there won't be anything in her to defecate or urinate. Her vet will need to thoroughly examine her and perform testing for the feline leukemia and kitty AIDS viruses because kittens found outside such as Sassy Pants are at a higher risk of contracting those viruses than when bred indoors. It's best that you don't administer mineral oil to address constipation - or any drugs for any purpose - until it's clarified what's going on with her.

Please respond with further questions or concerns if you wish.

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