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Indoor 9 yr old hair cat not eating. Not spitting up

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Indoor 9 yr old...

Indoor 9 yr old long hair cat not eating. Not spitting up hair/vomit, just clear liquid. She is pooping and urinating. Otherwise is behaving normally. Eyes look good as does personality the same.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did the cat eat anything unusual?

To my knowledge, everything is the same. She does have access to an outdoor patio.

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

Her name is*****: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Sophie?

She has a fatty tumor close to her stomach, but has had it for years now. I can't tell. Her behavior is normal.

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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Cat Veterinarian: Dr. B., Cat Veterinarian replied 7 months ago
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Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today. I do apologize that your question was not answered before. Different experts come online at various times; I just came online, read about your wee one’s situation, and wanted to help.

Again I do apologize that my colleagues could not aid you sooner, but can you tell me:

How long has she had appetite loss?

Is she drinking and can she keep water down?

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

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

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

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