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My cat is 15 years +, heis a rescue cat, My question is he stopped eating no matter what I give him, I have fried ground chicken, he ate that for 1 week only.I have tried the moat expensive cat food in the can. He won't eat, all he does is cry. Please help me, or I'm going to put him down.
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Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with your wee one today.
How long has he been off food?
Does he seem keen to eat but then turn away?
Any retching, gagging, lip licking, drooling, or vomiting?
Any teeth grinding/crunching or pawing at his mouth?
Has he been drinking more?
Passing more urine?
Does he seem mentally confused?
Does he cry as if he wants food or just yowl randomly?
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