Cat Veterinary

Have Cat Questions? Ask a Cat Vet Online.

Ask a Cat Veterinarian,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Cat Veterinary Questions
Is Frintline CAT-0 017, feline tabby is indoor 2 year old
feline tabby is indoor 2 year old healthy weight all shots up to date. got outdoirs briefly while daughter looking after her - me on vacation. cat is active still pkayful but losing fur. started ti teade abd scratch hair loss in patches on side and tummy area. no visible sign of a scratch bite fleas or mites. … read more
Dr. Emily
Dr. Emily
Associate Veterinarian
Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine
756 satisfied customers
He,s losing hair around his tail an back legs. I call him
he seams to be like coughing up hair balls but nothing comes up… read more
Pet Doc
Pet Doc
Senior Small Animal Veterinarian
BVSc
5,408 satisfied customers
My 6 year old indoor only kitty has this red rash and scabby
My 6 year old indoor only kitty has this red rash and scabby bumps going down the inside of his leg, and extending onto his stomach. He does lick it a lot lately so I realize that's why there's no hai… read more
Richard Rawling
Richard Rawling
Veterinary Surgeon
BVMS
935 satisfied customers
My cat keeps scratching, itching, biting mself pulling hair
my cat keeps scratching, itching, biting himself pulling hair out in small gobs, i treated twice for fleas, he is an indoor cat that I brought to VA. from Ohio during a very hot time of the year. I di… read more
Dr. Kara
Dr. Kara
Doctoral Degree
17,538 satisfied customers
My cat is pulling out tufts of hair. She takes thyroid medicine
My cat is pulling out tufts of hair. She takes thyroid medicine and has blood tests to monitor. she is 13 -15 years old, female approx 7lbs. We were at the vet last week for allergy shot and antibioti… read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
10,518 satisfied customers
My long haired cat keeps biting and itching himself and in
My long haired cat keeps biting and itching himself and in the last 2 months lost weight although he is eating. He appears agitated and doesnt want to cuddle. I have used spot-on for fleas but he is s… read more
Dr. Deb
Dr. Deb
Cat Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,960 satisfied customers
He is scratching the heck out of himself to the point he has
He is scratching the heck out of himself to the point he has big clumpy scabs all around his neck, on top of his head and on some places on his back. I don't want to put any frontline or anything on h… read more
CriticalCareVet
CriticalCareVet
Veterinary Specialist
Doctoral Degree
52,595 satisfied customers
cat: raw..vet said it was ringworm... he kept licking himself..fleas
my cat is male he licks himself raw what could it be.. we took him in the vet said it was ringworm... he kept licking himself..then we took him back the doctor said it was fleas... he stoped licking h… read more
Dr Scott Nimmo
Dr Scott Nimmo
14,884 satisfied customers
Hi there i just woke up this morning to find my 1 yr old female
Hi there i just woke up this morning to find my 1 yr old female cat with a big chunk of fur missing and bleeding, but the blood has dried up now, I'm not sure how this was caused and what i can do to … read more
DrChristineM
DrChristineM
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,887 satisfied customers
cat: his fur on his back legs..good appetite and is alert and lively
our cat has lost most of his fur on his back legs and has become very thin.He has a good appetite and is alert and lively. What can be ailing the poor lad?… read more
DrJason
DrJason
Owner of Meadows Cat Hospital
Doctoral Degree
26 satisfied customers
cat: vet appt..My 6-year..has never has fleas..nasty open sore
I have a vet appt Tuesday but now I wonder if I should do something faster -- or if there is something I can do in the interim? My 6-year old cat has never has fleas, but suddenly he seems to have a r… read more
Dr. Scott
Dr. Scott
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,998 satisfied customers
MY one year old cat suddenly statred scratching himself hard,and
MY one year old cat suddenly statred scratching himself hard,and licking himself all over.yesterday he started hiding under a night stand in my bedroom.I gave him food and water,since he did not come … read more
Dr. K
Dr. K
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,582 satisfied customers
I took my cat in to the vet for an unrelated issue (pulmonary
I took my cat in to the vet for an unrelated issue (pulmonary edema) when I was told that my cat was "riddled with fleas". I brush my cat all the time and have never seen a single flea. He doesn't scr… read more
Dr. Gene
Dr. Gene
Veterinarian, Chief of Staff
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
2,363 satisfied customers
I have a 15 year old feral cat which moved in after losing
I have a 15 year old feral cat which moved in after losing an eye. He is not tame and is difficult to put in a basket to take to a Vet. Over the last 5 years he has become an obsessive about his fur a… read more
Doc James
Doc James
Post-Doctoral Degree
863 satisfied customers
cat: one year old..his fur on his belly near his genitals..his tail
My one year old black neutered male cat has been slowly losing his fur on his belly near his genitals, two symmetrical spots on either side of the base of his tail, on the sides of his neck, and one v… read more
Doc James
Doc James
Post-Doctoral Degree
863 satisfied customers
cat: chunks of fur on his front legs and on one..Revolution..swollen
My male cat has started pulling out chunks of fur on his front legs and on one of his sides. I put Revolution on him every 30 days and have been doing so for the past 2 years. His skin does not appear… read more
Doc James
Doc James
Post-Doctoral Degree
863 satisfied customers
kitty: is losing his fur around his eye, the skin is dry..bloody
My kitty is losing his fur around his eye, the skin is dry, cracked, and a little bloody, and it is slowly spreading across his face. What is it??… read more
Dr. Christian K.
Dr. Christian K.
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
8,457 satisfied customers
My black short hair is losing hair a patch around her tail
My black short hair is losing hair a patch around her tail but thining throughout...all last summer she seemed to roll around as it her skin was dry and or itched. She is an indoor outdoor cat, now in… read more
Dr. K
Dr. K
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,582 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Gary

Dr. Gary

Cat Veterinarian

3,959 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

4,835 satisfied customers

UC Davis graduate, Interests: Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Pain Management

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

4,656 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Dr. Scott

Dr. Scott

Veterinarian

3,998 satisfied customers

15 years of small animal, equine and pocket pet experience in medicine and surgery.

Rebecca

Rebecca

Cat Veterinarian

3,944 satisfied customers

More than 30 years of companion animal practice.

Dr. Drew

Dr. Drew

Cat Veterinarian

3,076 satisfied customers

Small Animal Medicine and Surgery

Dr. Deb

Dr. Deb

Cat Veterinarian

2,960 satisfied customers

I have been a practicing veterinarian for over 30 years.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x