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Hello my name is***** but you can call me Dr. H, and I am a licensed veterinarian.
I Understand that your pet Sparkle was lethargic this morning and now isn't moving. This is very concerning for a cat especially.
Can you please look at her gum color. Are they white or pink?
- Dr. H
Did she come into direct contact with the area that was sprayed with insecticides while the product was still down, before the rinse?
Oh she has black gums? No pink areas there? Sometime you can look on the upper inside lip to tell for sure.
The tongue is not a good indicator of shock, so it can't really be used here.
Ok. It doesn't really sound like a toxicity from bug spray/insecticide; however wanted to check here.
There is an internal issue going on and without a physical examination or blood testing I cannot say what that is. However some things to consider are a heart condition, severe anemia, or a blood parasite just to name a few.
A cat should never be lethargic to this degree. Cats are masters at hiding illness and I am overly concerned about Sparkle's stability here and I feel she should seek veterinary medical attention right away to have some tests ran. This isn't something you want to wait and see what happens because she has overt signs that she is in serious trouble here.
She does not appear to be in shock, because her gums are pink. However there is something seriously affecting her cardiovascular system and stability.
Are you able to get her heartrate?
Do you have any questions about my recommendations so far?