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Dr. Gary, Cat Veterinarian
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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)
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My cat has a hole on top of his right rear paw and is

Customer Question

my cat has a hole on top of his right rear paw and is limping and will not let us get close enough to check it
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Did your cat have a fall?
Customer: dont know how it happened
JA: What is the cat's name and age?
Customer: zeus and less then a year
JA: How old is zeus?
Customer: under a year
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about zeus?
Customer: there is liquid coming out of wound
Submitted: 15 days ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Jennifer Welsh replied 15 days 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?

indoor/outdoor or both?

what color of liquid is coming out?

any current meds or illness?

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