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She is pulling her fur out by the roots all over her body.
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Hi. My 17 year old cat is pulling clumps of fur out - and screaming at night. He's a rescue and terrified of cat carrier and vet … read more
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She's lost a lot of weight and is pulling hair out by the
She's lost a lot of weight and is pulling hair out by the clump on her hip … read more
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My cat has been starting about a week now to pull his hair.
My cat has been starting about a week now to pull his hair. He leaves behind him clump of hair and this habit started just recently. For about 11 months he has been under this medication for his thyro… read more
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Why would an older cat (13 years) start losing weight and pulling
Why would an older cat (13 years) start losing weight and pulling his own hair out of his hips and rear back? We thought it was the younger cat - but I caught the older cat doing it to himself!… read more
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cat: infected..sores that had to be treated first and was dehydrated
My cat had dental surgery where the vet pulled multiple infected teeth. He had oral sores that had to be treated first and was dehydrated. We got him on the mend to pull his bad teeth. Prior to this t… read more
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cat: of 14/15 years has begun to lose his hair..His body is quite warm
My cat of 14/15 years has begun to lose his hair. It seems as though he is pulling it out. His body is quite warm to the touch, with noted redness. He has lost weight yet his appetite has increased. a… read more
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My 13 yr old cat has been pulling out her hair . I have given her Advantix and I do not
My 13 yr old cat has been pulling out her hair . I have given her Advantix and I do not see any evidence of fleas. Her energy is good and so is her appetite and her stools, but she is a little thin. S… read more
Dr. Scott
Dr. Scott
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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My cat is losing weight and has lost a lot of fur, mainly on
My cat is losing weight and has lost a lot of fur, mainly on his back and base of tail. I have another cat who is not affected also want to get a puppy. is it safe to do so at this time?… read more
Dr. Scott
Dr. Scott
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,998 satisfied customers
my cat has started to pull her fur out with her teeth - along
my cat has started to pull her fur out with her teeth - along her back. she's 15 years old and seems very healthy otherwise. She eats and drink normally.… read more
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My cat is pulling out her fur has lost half her body weight
My cat is pulling out her fur has lost half her body weight is on prozac but it is not helpipng what to do?… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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i mistakenly let my one year-old orange long haired tabby become
i mistakenly let my one year-old orange long haired tabby become an inside/outside cat. now, in the past two months, i CANNOT sleep beyond 0515 each and every morning! saturdays, sundays, snowy days, … read more
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cat: losing hair..2/3 of her side is bald..She sleeps most of the day
My cat has been losing hair on her left side for several days now. It started fairly small, but now 2/3 of her side is bald. She sleeps most of the day, so we do not know when she is pulling it out --… read more
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Dr:D
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Doctoral Degree
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My 12 year old cat recently dropped some weight, and has either
My 12 year old cat recently dropped some weight, and has either started to pull out his own hair or it is falling out in clumps on it's own. His appetite is fine, he is eating twice a day, drinking wa… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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Why is my 17 years old cat pulling out his hair and is losing
Why is my 17 years old cat pulling out his hair and is losing weight since December? He is quiet but alert and still purring.… read more
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Dr. Scott
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Doctoral Degree
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my cat (13yrs) is losing his hair. there is a bald spot on
my cat (13yrs) is losing his hair. there is a bald spot on the top of his head in a line, a small round bald spot at the nape of his neck (where i put advantage on him, 2 weeks ago), and there is no f… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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Good Morning! We have two cats; an 18-year old male and an
Good Morning! We have two cats; an 18-year old male and an 8-year old female. For years the male cat has been pulling out tufts of hair. Our vet didn't have an answer but wanted to send him down to th… read more
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Dr. Scott
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Doctoral Degree
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our cat is 16 yeqrs old. she is pulling her hair out in clumps,
our cat is 16 yeqrs old. she is pulling her hair out in clumps, she has lost a lot of weight and seem to drule. what could be wrong. she has never done this before. her breath is also very bad. She is… read more
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