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The cat has a skinny body but is fat pouches along two sides…

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The cat has a skinny body but is fat pouches along two sides of his body. He continues to eat well and drinks his water.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. The Expert will know what to do. What is the cat's name and age?

Lucy and he is 16 years old. He is not my cat I am taking care of him for his owner in a home with dementia

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Lucy?

He sleeps alot and is not as active a before this health problem emerged.

Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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