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My car has abrasions near his ears and now one side of her…

My car has abrasions...

My car has abrasions near his ears and now one side of her neck and head are very swollen

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

Cat

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

BB and she is 10 months old

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

She is a very healthy cat excep for the past week since she had these irritations near her ears where the fur is gone and she is making them raw scratching them often

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Hi.

Dr. Paul Brazzell here.

I would be happy to talk to you by phone.

Paul

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Thank you Dr. hopefully she will be fine soon

My pleasure.

Lets chat tomorrow am

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Good morning , BB is still swollen , I’m not sure if it’s gone down any or if it’s the same , she seemed to have slept pretty good and didn’t sleep with her mouth open, she is acting pretty normal so far What is your suggestion ?

Good morning.

Lets try the diet switch today.

No need to take her in today as would be emergency basis.

Probably good idea to schedule appointment on Monday if she is still scratching a lot and/or the swelling has not resolved.

Paul

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Okay , we will do that , thank you for your quick response , and I’ll definitely keep my eye on her and make an appointment !Ceceila and James .

You are very welcome!

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
The swelling is gone and she is starting to grow fur again where the abrasions were so thank you for your advice and easing our stress about what was going on with our cat, we again really appreciate your assistance.

Great news!

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