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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)
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We have a cat that was t by a cat, the vet stitched up the

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we have a cat that was hit by a cat, the vet stitched up the flesh and put the skin back on, was pulled off and removed over half the tail. The cats wounds are full of infection and the skin is all dying off. Will the cat regrow skin of does it need grafts???
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Jennifer Welsh replied 5 months ago.

Hello! I am Dr Welsh and I am happy to help with your questions today. I am sorry that your kitty isn't feeling well. Let's see if we can get to the bottom of this. I have just a few additional questions for you so that I can make the best recommendation.
how long has this been going on for?

can you take a picture so I can see how extensive it is?

what meds is she on?

when was the last time she ate or drank?

is she still using the litter box?