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I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your companion.1) How old was she?2) When did her symptoms begin? 3) Any exposure to toxins? 4) When was she last examined? Was any recent blood work performed?
At 10 years of age, it's more likely that she had some variety of underlying medical issue. With symptoms you witnessed, there are a wide variety of things that may have been to blame including pancreatitis, a seizure disorder, organ dysfunction including heart disease, etc. Very rarely do we see these types of symptoms passed on directly to other cats from exposure, especially if this is a closed household and your girl was not routinely exposed to other animals in the neighborhood.If you want the most information available, consider having a necropsy performed post-mortem where a veterinarian can take a look at her internal organs. If needed, they can also take samples post-mortem and have them analyzed by a lab to determine toxin exposure, if this becomes an increased concern on list of potential causes.
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