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Have 1 mo old kitten,has clear ,non colored wetness below

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Have 1 mo old kitten,has clear ,non colored wetness below eyes at times. Will triple antibiotic used lightly be ok to treat. Prob is not in eye and fluid is not colored, smelly,or pus type.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the kitten's name?
Customer: Doesn't have one yet.was one of 2 born to a semi wild cat in my yard.
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the kitten?
Customer: Kitten is heathy,hungry,nursing well and very playful.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Kelly Hill replied 1 month ago.

Hi this is Dr. Hill. I would not put triple antibiotic ointment on the kitten. It may do more harm than good. Best to use a warm, wet wash cloth to gently clean the area a couple of times each day. Great that you are taking care of the kittens. They will need to be dewormed by local vet soon.

Expert:  Kelly Hill replied 1 month ago.

You can post a picture if you have one.

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