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Cat has been latherigic (sp) and vomiting intermittently.

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cat has been latherigic (sp) and vomiting intermittently. this has been for 3-4 days. He will not come in at night and not come near us unless we go after him. He is normally a very friendly loving cat who is indoors at night. 3 years old, nutered male, originally feral. We checked him for wounds. we do live in the country and suspect maybe a foxtail . although there are not that many at this time of year.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Rebecca replied 11 months ago.

Hello,
Thank you for using Just Answer. My name is***** am a veterinarian and will do my best to help.

Expert:  Rebecca replied 11 months ago.

I am sorry to hear you are worried about Winky.

Expert:  Rebecca replied 11 months ago.

Vomiting and lethargy in a young cat like Winky can be a sign of his eating something disagreeable, or worse, something causing an intestinal blockage. Is he eating at all, able to keep anything down?

Expert:  Rebecca replied 11 months ago.

It could also be an infection, parasites, or internal organ disease.

Expert:  Rebecca replied 11 months ago.

If you look at his gums, are they pink in color, or pale?

Expert:  Rebecca replied 11 months ago.

I am sorry we did not connect; I hope you were able to see my responses.

I will be offline until tomorrow morning.

Expert:  Rebecca replied 11 months ago.

How is Winky? I hope you were able to see my responses; I have not heard back from you!