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My cat Pooky is hiding and has been sneezing. He always has

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My cat Pooky is hiding and has been sneezing. He always has had a problem with throwing up his food from time o time,but this time I'm a little scared. Can you help me. I am old and don't know what to do.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did Pooky eat anything unusual?
Customer: Not that I know of . He has not wanted to go outside for a while. He is beside the and when he goes out he doesn't stay long at all. I also haven't given him his flea treatment yet
JA: OK. The Veterinarian will know what to do. Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Pooky?
Customer: He is out Friday m under the bed, but won't let you near him. I did get him to drink some tuna water but something interested in drinking regular water
Submitted: 11 days ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Customer: replied 11 days ago.
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I am not interested in paying $20 if they do not get back to me today because I could take him to the vet tomorrow
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I have requested a phone call, but do not knowif this message is going through. When I first asked a question there was somebody there right away. Now I can't seem to get any answers.
Expert:  Terri replied 11 days ago.

Hello, My name is Terri.
It is my pleasure to assist you today!
I am reviewing your question right now and will reply in a few minutes.

Expert:  Terri replied 11 days ago.

Hi,

I will help you with Pooky. I am sorry he is not feeling well.

Give him one quarter of a ten mg pepcid a/c (famotidine). I usually add it to a tablespoon of baby food chicken with no onion or garlic Or canned cat food.Every 12 hours.

http://www.1800petmeds.com/Famotidine-prod11171.html

Remove all dry food and any wet with chunks, pieces or shreds.

Feed only smooth pate canned food or baby food.

If he gets dehydrated give him tuna water drained from the can.

Please let me know how he is doing .

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Kind regards,

Terri

Expert:  Terri replied 9 days ago.
Hi,

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

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