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My cats butthole is very infected. the size of a golf ball.

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ive treated her with penicilin...
my cats butthole is very infected. the size of a golf ball. ive treated her with penicilin and have cleaned it. is there anything else i can do.?
Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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Cat Veterinarian: Rebecca, Cat Veterinarian replied 7 months ago
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Cat Veterinarian: Rebecca, Cat Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

I am sorry to hear about your cat having this infection. Can you post a picture of this here?

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Cat Veterinarian: Rebecca, Cat Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

Penicillin is not a great antibiotic for cats. How much did you give, and for how long? If this is an infection, she may need a more effective antibiotic, from your veterinarian.

If this is an abscess, it may need to be lanced after giving her a sedative.

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Cat Veterinarian: Rebecca, Cat Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

I did not hear back from you; how is your cat doing?

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Cat Veterinarian: Rebecca, Cat Veterinarian replied 7 months ago
Hi Keely,

I'm just following up on our conversation about Keely Okeefe. How is everything going?

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