How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. Gary Your Own Question
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary, Cat Veterinarian
Category: Cat Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 3924
Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)
Type Your Cat Veterinary Question Here...
Dr. Gary is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

There's a six-year-old kitty Who was fine last night but now

Customer Question

There's a six-year-old kitty Who was fine last night but now is drooling with an open mouth. Not sitting in the pain position but when attempting to touch the mouth is becoming very upset and trying to bite. No other real symptoms but he is being quiet with an open mouth and drool maybe some blood mixed in. Do you think This is dental or is it possible he was bitten?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Deb replied 1 year ago.

Hello, I'm Dr. Deb and recently came online.

I'm sorry for this concern about Boots; do you still need help with him?

If so, I have a few questions to ask first, if you don't mind:

1. Does he go outside?

2. Is he eating?

3. No facial swelling that you can see?

There may be a slight delay after I receive your answers since I have to type up a response to you. Thanks for your patience. Deb