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It has a wolf worm in his neck. Name is cujo. He is 18months
it has a wolf worm in his neck JA: I'm sorry to hear that. There are all sorts of infestations the cat can pick up. I'll have you talk to the Veterinarian who'll sort out what is wrong and help you de… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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One eye is bulging and turned total black, wolf mix, Not
Not sure belongs to neighbor. Know it's at least 11 years old, recently lost mate and has been howling all night for several nights … read more
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Rebecca
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I noticed a kump on her side last night i thought it was a
I noticed a kump on her side last night i thought it was a tumor type deal. Today i noticed a hole and its full of yucky stuff. She's a toss out cat that we have been taking care of and i dont want he… read more
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PitRottMommy
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Wolf worm! Well I guess it my cat now it literally wandered
Well I guess it my cat now it literally wandered up from the woods weak starving almost to the point of death and I've been feeding it and keeping it inside and it appears to have gained a little weight so I thought all would be well but this weekend I noticed it had blood in the iris of one eye. So I waited to see if it would get better by the end of the week and it had there's no more blood in the iris but I noticed yesterday a large hole about the size of a quarter in its neck with green pus so I cleaned it and applied neosporin and I was telling a client ( I'm a hairdresser) about it and she told me it had to be a wolf worm. So I looked it up and sure enough the symptoms are dead on. So I looked at the area again this evening and the pus is almost all the way gone and the hole seems to be closing and looks like it's healing. Do these holes close only after the worm leaves or what? … read more
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Kelly Wright
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I set off 6 flea bombs downstais. My cat Grey Wolf has been
I set off 6 flea bombs downstais. My cat Grey Wolf has been there about an 1 1/2 hours. I did not know he was down there. I thought he was outside. What should I do? … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
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I have a kitten who had a wolf worm in s neck. after it was
i have a kitten who had a wolf worm in his neck. after it was removed he was given a rx for keflex i dont have it in front of me because im at work but he has had diarrhea for a few days now. hes been… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
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My name is ***** *****; I found a pink worm burrowed into my
Customer: My name is ***** *****; I found a pink worm burrowed into my cat's back. … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
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DVM
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My female cat had kittens 3months ago, now she is loosing
My female cat had kittens 3months ago, now she is loosing hair around her neck could it be a wolf worm although she is an inside cat… read more
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Dr. B.
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My cats eat rodents that have wolf worm. Will my cat get wolf
My cats eat rodents that have wolf worm. Will my cat get wolf worm from killing and eating rodents with wolf worm.… read more
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CalCatDoc
veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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My cat has what appears to be a wolf worm hole, and her microchip
My cat has what appears to be a wolf worm hole, and her microchip came out when we tried to remove it. What do I do?… read more
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Dr. Bruce
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Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
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cat: 13 year old..year old female..her ears/jowls and neck..scratching
I have a 13 year old female cat who is worrying us greatly. We thought she'd been bitten by another cat but now think she has a mange type skin infection around her ears/jowls and neck with hairless s… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
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I just found a small red spot on my cats side, with a tiny
I just found a small red spot on my cats side, with a tiny red spot in the middle that looked like a small injury. I got some peroxide to wipe it off and then sqeezed it a little to see if pus would c… read more
Dr Scott Nimmo
Dr Scott Nimmo
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my very old mother has a cat that has a wolf worm or screw
my very old mother has a cat that has a wolf worm or screw worm in her skin.. anything I can do without a vet call? Her funds are limited.… read more
Dr. Debbie
Dr. Debbie
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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i have a cat that has suffered from wolf worms , i do believe
i have a cat that has suffered from wolf worms , i do believe i got them all out of his system but he seems to be aggressive and disoriented now . my question is to give him a pennicillan shot how muc… read more
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Dr. Larson
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cat: are there any type of worms or illnesses..neck area
are there any type of worms or illnesses that might cause a cat to have a small hole in the front neck area?… read more
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Dr Scott Nimmo
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My male cat is 12 years old and has always been very healthy,
My male cat is 12 years old and has always been very healthy, social, and generally happy cat. About 8 months ago I moved into a new home and noticed my cat was antisocial (uncommon since he has moved… read more
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary
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Doctoral Degree
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for the past few days my cat has only been picking at her.
for the past few days my cat has only been picking at her. food, so thinking that it could be a mouth problem we got her some shrimps, her favourite food,she wolfed them down, what could be wrong with… read more
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Dr. Lee
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Doctoral Degree
2,036 satisfied customers
I have a 6 week old kitten that developed an abcess on the
I have a 6 week old kitten that developed an abcess on the back of it's neck. There seemed to be a hole in the abcess and it starting draining a puss like infection. After 3 days, a fat worm began com… read more
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Dr. Christian K.
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