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She is very friendly...

She is very friendly typically, but lately has been hissing at strangers (like at the kennel- same kennel I have taken her to for two year without incident or the maintenance guys in the same apartment she is used to). She has also started peeing on the bathroom rug

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. Strange behavior is often perplexing. I'm sure the Veterinarian can help you. What is the cat's name?

Ellie She is a female, 2 years 8 months. I found her when she was 5-7 days old. I nursed her and have had her ever since

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

I have another cat- a stray as well, but checked out and with all shots. She is a month younger than Ellie and I got her when Ellie was 5 months. They play and sleep together. Charlie (other cat- she's a tuxedo) doesn't have any of these symptoms

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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Hi! I'mCustomerand I can help with your questions about Miss Ellie.

Are you available to chat online here at this time? I do have some questions for you that will help me puzzle this out.

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