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Experience:  Medical Director at Union Hill Animal Hospital
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Thanks. She is throwing up every hour. kitten. 2 months old.

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Hi. Thanks. She is throwing up every hour.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What sort of animal are we talking about?
Customer: kitten. 2 months old.
JA: OK. Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did the kitten eat anything unusual?
Customer: None. Just usual food.
JA: OK. The Veterinarian will know what to do. What is the kitten's name?
Customer: Meow mix
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the kitten?
Customer: No. Sorry, not meow mix, Kitten chow.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Pet
Expert:  Christi Belew replied 1 month ago.

Hello, my name is***** and I am happy to help you and your kitten. I need to ask a few questions to better assess the situation.

1. How long have we been vomiting?

2. Any diarrhea?

3. Have we been to the vet yet? Any deworming?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
She is vomiting since 10 AM (10 hours ago). She was spitting foamy saliva. 4 hours ago she started vomiting something yellow (once every hour/2 hours)
Expert:  Christi Belew replied 1 month ago.

The biggest worry in a kitten that small is low blood sugar and dehydration. If she cannot keep any food or water down, I'd recommend a visit to a nearby ER clinic.

In the short term, please lift her lip and make sure her gums are pink. If she seems extremely lethargic, please put karo syrup or honey along her gumline.

There are many causes of vomiting in a young kitten, most of them will require a visit with your vet tomorrow (as she will need some medication to deworm her and calm her stomach down). These little babies are really fragile!

If I have answered your questions, please kindly rate me (this is how I cam compensated for my time). If not, please reply back and I am happy to answer additional questions. Thank you.

Expert:  Christi Belew replied 1 month ago.
I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?
Christi Belew
Expert:  Christi Belew replied 1 month ago.

I wanted to follow up and see how your kitten is doing

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