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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)
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I have about a three week old kitten that I have been bottle

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I have about a three week old kitten that I have been bottle feeding for three weeks now this morning things were different he was crying a lot he didnt seem right I took him to emergency vet I was told xray showed a fracture on top of head but wasn't pushed in that there is fluid ...I decided to leave mimi at vets to get stabilized..I called to check on him a few hours later they said hec wouldnt eat the food given on plate I told them no hes bottle fed ..they acted as if they didnt know but I did tell everyone whenvi came in..they said they would try with bottle in a couple more hours I said but he hasnt ate all day then ....I drove down to there told them I wanted to try and feed him then they said they got him to eat a little ..I tried with bottle he did what he does when at home andvhescrealky hungry but I coukdntvget him to suckle im not sure if there telling me the truth ..I ask to see xray abd I saw there were what looked like two fracture s the dr then said he wasn't sure about the other one then made a different view come on screen where you could see the back of head im no vet but it clearly looks like a fracture to me then he agreed with me now why didnt he tell me there were two in the beginning why didnt he look at xray more careful I need to leave with my mimi now I dont feel like there doing what they can for him they just have him in incubater no I v for fluids nothing please
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Doug Nieh replied 5 months ago.

Hello - my name is***** - I am sorry to hear about Mimi - did she have any form of head trauma that you were aware of?

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