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Hes diabetic and he...

Hes diabetic and he threw up dark brown liquid today...usually its kinda yellow green

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

Oh sorry..hes a cat

Veterinarian's Assistant: Maybe I'm confused. I thought you had a problem with a pet. Is that correct?

Yes..its a cat

Veterinarian's Assistant: Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did the cat eat anything unusual?

No..nothing unusual

Veterinarian's Assistant: What is the cat's name and age?

Clifford is 12 I think...

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

Not really....hes pretty lazy...23 lbs..long orange fur....hes on food for diet and glucose management

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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Was it brown like his food or like coffee grounds?

Can he keep any water down?

Are his gums pink or white/pale? Moist or sticky?

If you press on his belly, any tensing, tenderness, discomfort, or pain?

Could he have eaten anything harmful (ie bones, toys, plants, chemicals, human meds, etc)?

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