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Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.
1) When was the last time that she had blood work? 2) Are you seeing any vomiting or diarrhea?
One of my main concerns here is not necessarily for what started the issue with Stankie, but the fact that cats are prone to liver failure through hepatic lipidosis as early as 3 days following their withdrawal from food. This can happen as they reduce their food or stop eating altogether. At 8, there are quite a few underlying conditions that we would worry about may have set this off including pancreatitis, diabetes, hyperthyroidism, kidney disease, liver disease, etc. It's also possible that feeding her tainted food would make her sick as well. Because she is not otherwise having symptoms, I would err on the side of caution here and take her to your vet to determine not only if there is an underlying condition that needs to be treated here but also if her not eating for 5+ days has sent her into liver failure. In any case, if she's not eating well she needs medical intervention through blood work, injectable medications resolve nausea/increase appetite, etc.Please let me know if I can help further.
Unfortunately, Martin, there's not much that can be for a cat at home that is showing symptoms of feeling unwell that is at risk of organ failure. Sometimes free information is correct. I'll be happy to ask customer service to refund your deposit, but I would recommend that you take Stankie to a vet where they can help her. Good luck!