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My female cat recently was in heat and came home with her

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My female cat recently was in heat and came home with her tail no longer moving or anything and has became very aggressive. It feels normal just not sure if it could have came from mating? Will it get better?
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 8 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with today. I do apologize that your question was not answered before. Different experts come online at various times; I just came online, read about your wee one’s situation, and wanted to help.

Again I do apologize that my colleagues could not aid you sooner, but can you tell me:

How long has she been like this?

Does the tail just hang down limply?

Can she move it at all?

If you pinch the end of her tail, can she feel or respond like she knows you have done so?

Does she seem sore to move, lame, or uncomfortable at all?