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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
Category: Cat Veterinary
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 44 years of experience.
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Blood is coming from my cat, when she pooped blood came out

Customer Question

blood is coming from my cat
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What is wrong with your cat?
Customer: when she pooped blood came out of her vulva
JA: What is the cat's name and age?
Customer: poohey Bear's age 15
JA: What is the cat's name?
Customer: pooheybear
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about pooheybear?
Customer: she has been very healthy
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 2 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 2 months ago.

I'm sorry to hear of this with Poohey Bear. It's so unusual for anything to come out of a spayed cat's vulva that I have so suspect that the bleeding you're seeing indicates a bleeding tumor which was agitated when she pooped. The tumor is likely to be in vaginal vault although I can't rule out a rectal tumor that has aggressively invaded her vagina. It would be prudent to have Poohey Bear's vet take a look at Poohey Bear. Both her rectum and vagina need to be examined.

Please respond with further questions or concerns if you wish.

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
thank you
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 2 months ago.

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