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She's not eating very much. Went to the vet last week and

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Hi there, She's not eating very much. Went to the vet last week and found out she has thyroid problems
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the cat's name and age?
Customer: Kitty and she's16 years old
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Kitty?
Customer: siamese cat.. spoiled.. probably also stressed because house been under remodeling for 4 months
Submitted: 10 days ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Meghan Denney replied 10 days ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Meghan Denney replied 10 days ago.

Can you tell me if you have started treating Kitty for her thyroid disease?

Try offering canned chicken, chicken baby food to see if it tempts her.

Often when we start treating hyperthyroidism in an older cat within a few weeks we can start to see the kidney values increasing because hyperthyroidism in cats masks or hides kidney dysfunction.

Any vomiting ?

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