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Terri, Feline Healthcare Expert
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My cat is foaming at the mouth. What does this mean and ...

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My cat is foaming at the mouth. What does this mean? and what should we do?
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Cat
Expert:  Terri replied 10 years ago.
What do you mean foaming?
Did he vomit?
Lick something?
Other?
Was he outdoors?
Customer: replied 10 years ago.
Reply to Terri Riba's Post: It was more like drool. He wasn't outside, or aything. He didn't ingest anything. It came out of nowhere, but now he seems fine.
Expert:  Terri replied 10 years ago.
Dear friend,
It sounds like he either licked something disagreeable or felt nauseated.
If he seems fine now just keep a very sharp eye on him.
I would also inspect the inside off his mouth for any foreign objects or sores to make sure he has nothing stuck there.
Please let me know how he is later.
If you need any more help, please do not hesitate to ask.
Best wishes,
Terri