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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)
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He is 17 and always was a loner, does.not like to be

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He is 17 and always was a loner, does.not like to be touched. Now we noticed that it seems like he h a good dried into his fur under his chin and too of his head. How can we c lean it.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the cat's name?
Customer: Henry
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Henry?
Customer: Just that he hates being brushed, very skittish.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Pet Doc replied 2 months ago.

Hi there,

Thanks for your question regarding your boy Henry. Is there just dry skin in these areas? Is his fur matted anywhere? Is he eating and drinking normally and otherwise fine?

I will wait to hear from you,

Dr E