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Cat keeps pawing at her mouth with both paws, she is a 16 yr. old calico cat, has had her back teeth removed due to

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She keeps pawing at her mouth with both paws

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. What sort of animal are we talking about?

She is a 16 yr. old calico cat, has had her back teeth removed due to decay, then they had to remove her pointer teeth. Sedated her to check the teeth and even under lite sedation, she still showed pain. when they pulled teeth they were very loose.

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. What is the calico cat's name?

Litter Tiger

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

She has seizures she also takes meds for thyroid

Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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Cat Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 1 year ago

When did she last undergo surgery to remove teeth?

Have you checked her mouth for any foreign material?

Is she still eating and drinking well?

Can you share video of what you're seeing?

Any drooling?

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