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My domestic shorthair cat is off his good. He is normally…

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My domestic shorthair cat...

My domestic shorthair cat is off his good. He is normally pestering me for his breakfast as soon as I am up, but for the last couple of days he hasn’t touched any of his food and just lies on the sofa. He also lets me stroke his belly without clawing all over ,

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the cat's name and age?

Smithy, between 5 and 6 (rescue cat) we’ve had since February.

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

He was coughing as if he wanted to cough up a furball yesterday but didn’t actually cough anything up.

Submitted: 9 months ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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Cat Veterinarian: Dr. Alleyne, Cat Veterinarian replied 9 months ago
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Hello my name is***** and I am a licensed veterinarian with over 9 years of experience. I am hoping to help you with your pet today. Since I can’t physically exam your pet, I may need to respond with several follow up questions so I can best help you. Remember there is no limit on how many questions you can ask to in order to clarify any information I have provided regarding your pet. I just have a few initial questions to ask to gather some more information if you don’t mind? Is he up to date on his vaccines? Are you noticing any vomiting ?

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