gums are pink and dark brown
last urination about 3 hours ago
about 16 weeks old, Bengal breed
yes went in and out of box on his own
he is in pain but not sure if tummy; he is moaning constantly so it's difficult to tell if pressing someplace causes more pain.
Sometimes he is backing up, seems pain could be at rear or in tummy but could also be tail or spine; he is moaning more now and rolling around on floor, rubbing his head on things much more than usual
bowel movement 3 hrs ago, was normal
yes plays with anything - string, toys, balls but no toys or pieces seem to be missing and the balls are too large to ingest (ping pong size or larger)
seems may be dribbling a bit form anus but not detecting an odor
He keeps licking @ anus, tail
This was a stray orginally but has been inside cat for 8 weeks
we have three other cats with no symptoms
(embarrassing sigh) on closer inspection, maybe this is a female.... what we thought were testicles, might just be brown spots and we might be seeing a vagina.
The position is more stretched out than hunched; it is low to the floor but stretching his/her butt backward and slightly up, making the body very long. Then rolling on the floor.
No heavy respirations, just moaning, almost a growl especially when we handle him/her and/or press on belly etc.
Is this behavior normal for a young cat going into first heat?