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Cat nipped at my ankle rather than blood I've had a clear

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cat nipped at my ankle rather than blood I've had a clear liquid coming from the bite its been 23 hours
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Strange behavior is often perplexing. I'm sure the Veterinarian can help you. What is the cat's name and age?
Customer: wally 12 years old
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about wally?
Customer: not that i know
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Samuel Peck replied 3 months ago.

Greetings, I’m Dr. Peck, a small animal veterinarian in general practice. Hopefully I might be of some help. One moment while I reply…

Expert:  Samuel Peck replied 3 months ago.

It sounds like Wally bit your ankle, and you're concerned about clear liquid coming from the bite wound on your ankle? I would suggest to seek care from an MD through a minor emergency clinic over the weekend. Cat bites are notorious for developing abscesses and thus most MDs will recommend starting antibiotics when given a significant bite wound from you cat. Other than suggesting you seek evaluation by an MD I am unable to give you medical advice for your wound as a veterinarian.

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