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My cat is 12 years old and has a swollen left jaw. He eats

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my cat is 12 years old and has a swollen left jaw. He eats fine and tou can rub it and he doesnt mind.He is outside a lot and hunts and fights a lot What could cause this
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 year ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with your wee one today.

How long has BJ had these signs?

Is he swollen on the jawline or under the jaw?

Just one side?

Since aspirin isn't ideal to use in cats, how much did you give and how much does he weigh?

Can you take a photo of this? If you can do so and post them online, it will let me see what you are seeing. To post them, you can either use the paper clip on the tool bar. Or if you cannot see that on your phone/computer, then you can post them on any site (ie Flickr, Photobucket, Imgr etc) and paste the web address here for me to have a peek.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
half a baby aspirin he weighs 13 pounds Swollen on left side

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