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Unfortunately veterinarian laws in the states do not allow any veterinarian to prescribe medications for a pet they have not physically examined. I am so sorry.
Are you able to bring the kitty indoors so we can get the cat out of the weather?
Then we can start some steam therapy where you steam a bathroom up and allow the cat to sit in the bathroom with the steam for 15 minute to help break up the gunk.
Once again I am so very sorry we cannot script out mediations with out a doctor patient relationship. It is much the same with humans. I would suggest calling a shelter or human society to help you get him seen and treated. They may be able to foster him and get him treated and then adopted.
If you bring him in and put in in the bathroom in his cage and keep the door closed as long as he does not have direct contact with your cat she should be ok. We can even move all her food and litterbox and things into a bedroom and keep her in there until we can get him to the vet and out of your bathroom. The only way I can help is to recommend veterinarian care. I cannot get you medications without a physical exam according to the USA laws doctor patient relationship. You can try getting some vitamins from petsmart to try and boost his immune system. The steam therapy would help him. I would see if animal control could come get him form you and take him to a shelter where they can care for him get him well then get him adopted.
You could go and get some frontline from Walmart and put it on him as soon as he is inside that should help. But yes he could get fleas in the basement
They would not treat him? Normally kill shelters only euthanatize if they do not have room. Why not call and see if they have room.
Or see if a shelter a little farther away can take him ?
I want to do more for you I really do. Try the frontline on him and the vitamins and try the steam therapy see If it helps
I am so sorry I cannot help more I am gong to opt and see if another veterinarian on here has other suggestions
I am keeping an eye on the post hopefully someone else will have a suggestion I am just not sure what else I can offer to help with. Do you have family that can transport him for you?
There may be a feral cat society charity that does care for these guys you can search that
this is not a joke. I am trying to do the best I can.
I understand this is a tough situation all the way around, but I am just online I cannot help from here besides offering the advice I have given.
I have given you multiple options that you do not want to hear and I understand that you do not want to take him to a shelter that puts down animals. I understand that you are very low on funds. I am trying to do the best that I can. I cannot physically come get him from you. I would if I could but I cannot. I am going to contact customer service and refund you back the deposit as we cannot help you further here.
I am so sorry I am asking customer service to refund your money. Call a local vet tomorrow and see if they can offer better advice