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Dr. Gary, Cat Veterinarian
Category: Cat Veterinary
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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)
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I noticed yesterday evening that he did not get up when I

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Customer: I noticed yesterday evening that he did not get up when I came in but then did come and eat. Today he is not putting his right paw down even when eating. For past few days has occcassionally coughed and did it just now when I picked him up
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Veterinarian will know how to help the cat. What is the cat's name and age?
Customer: Elvis and he is about 3
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Elvis?
Customer: that he is not putting his foot down?
JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Veterinarian about your situation and then connect you two.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 9 months ago.

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

Any areas of discomfort if you feel the leg and flex/extend the joints?

Any swellings, sores, tender areas, boney crunching, or instability?

Does he have outdoor access?

Any changes in his breathing?

Any sneezing, wheezing or congestion?