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Kelly Hill, Cat Veterinarian
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Experience:  full time veterinarian at Tender Touch Veterinary Hospital
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My cat, is 16 - has has lost woegjr over last urar amd is

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My cat
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What seems to be the problem with your cat?
Customer: is 16 - has has lost woegjr over last urar amd is skin amd bone but very healthy as the vet says. Now he os cryong so much amd serms to eat all tje te amd craces mk like
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about your cat?
Customer: crazy. I cant seem to sarosfy him
JA: What is the cat's name?
Customer: Whiskers Okay. Now he has some diarrhea prob from all the milk...
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Kelly Hill replied 1 year ago.

Hi this is Dr Hill. Please give me a moment to fully type my response.

Expert:  Kelly Hill replied 1 year ago.

If Whiskers is very thin, then he likely has a medical issue such as diabetes, hyperthyroidism, kidney disease or cancer. He needs to be rechecked by your local veterinarian so that they can run some bloodwork to check for those issues. Milk can cause diarrhea in some animals, so best to stop. Try to offer him food more frequently throughout the day, until you can see your local veterinarian. Feel free to post follow up questions.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Okay. Sounds right I have been feeding him alarmingly frequently. He will eat 4-5 of the small little cans a day.
I'll take him to the vet. Thanks.
Expert:  Kelly Hill replied 1 year ago.

that sounds like diabetes or hyperthyroidism. They are typically ravenous and losing weight.

Expert:  Kelly Hill replied 1 year ago.

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

Kelly Hill