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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)
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Not eating or drinking for 24hrs lethargic, Mittens he is

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Not eating or drinking for 24hrs lethargic
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Veterinarian will know how to help the cat. What is the cat's name and age?
Customer: Mittens he is 3yrs old
JA: What is the cat's name?
Customer: Mittens
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Mittens?
Customer: He was fine onTuesday just stated acting like this yesterday
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 10 months ago.

Hi, I'm Dr. Peter. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 10 months ago.

Hello, again, my name is***** will do my best to help you today. First I need to ask you a few questions so that I can be well informed and give you the best advice.

1- Any vomiting, diarrhea or coughing?

2- Is he strictly indoors?

3- Any other symptoms?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
No vomiting yes he is a indoor cat no other symptoms do feels warm to touch gave him 3 sering
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 10 months ago.

1- Can you take a look at his gums and see if they are pink or pale?

2- Can you take his rectal temperature?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Am on my way to pick up family at airport will have to finish our conversation later
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 10 months ago.


Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Unfortunately we lost our cat afew hrs after I wrote you got him to vet but it was too late; they could not give us a answer as to why he became so suddenly I'll and we could not afford a autopsy but thank you for you help
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 10 months ago.

Oh my, I am so sorry to learn he passed away. I know how difficult this must be for you. I will have you in my thoughts and prayers tonight. I am sorry for your loss.

Dr. Peter