Cat Veterinary

Have Cat Questions? Ask a Cat Vet Online.

Ask a Cat Veterinarian,
Get an Answer ASAP!

17 year old c cast has pancreatitis not responding to vet…

Customer Question
17 year old c...

17 year old c cast has pancreatitis not responding to vet treatment

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What is wrong with the cat?

Diarrhea and some vomiting . Stopped eating

Veterinarian's Assistant: Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did the cat eat anything unusual?

No. Lots of meds not seem to help

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. The Expert will know what to do. What is the cat's name and age?

Angel. Age 17 years

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

Had been treated for ibs. Before recent diagnosis. How much do u charge

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Cat Veterinary Question
Answered in 2 hours by:
3/12/2018
Cat Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 4 months ago
PitRottMommy
PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse
Category: Cat Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 12,219
Experience: 15 yrs experience in vet med, 8 in emergency med. Founder of a non-profit animal rescue
Verified

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Ask Your Own Cat Veterinary Question
Cat Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 4 months ago

What treatment is Angel currently undergoing?

Ask Your Own Cat Veterinary Question
Was this answer helpful?

How JustAnswer works

step-image
Describe your issueThe assistant will guide you
step-image
Chat 1:1 with a cat veterinarianLicensed Experts are available 24/7
step-image
100% satisfaction guaranteeGet all the answers you need
Ask Dr. Gary Your Own Question
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary, Cat Veterinarian
Category: Cat Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 3,956
3,956 Satisfied Customers
Experience: DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)

Dr. Gary is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Gary

Dr. Gary

Cat Veterinarian

3,956 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

4,816 satisfied customers

UC Davis graduate, Interests: Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Pain Management

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

4,615 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Dr. Scott

Dr. Scott

Veterinarian

3,998 satisfied customers

15 years of small animal, equine and pocket pet experience in medicine and surgery.

Rebecca

Rebecca

Cat Veterinarian

3,875 satisfied customers

More than 30 years of companion animal practice.

Dr. Drew

Dr. Drew

Cat Veterinarian

3,076 satisfied customers

Small Animal Medicine and Surgery

Dr. Deb

Dr. Deb

Cat Veterinarian

2,953 satisfied customers

I have been a practicing veterinarian for over 30 years.

< Previous | Next >

Related Cat Veterinary Questions
She's not eating as much as i think she should. she used to
She's not eating as much as i think she should. she used to be playful and now just sleeps a lot … read more
Dr. John
Dr. John
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
5,053 satisfied customers
Brought my cat home from the vet yesterday. She was
Brought my cat home from the vet yesterday. She was diagnosed with pancreatitis resulting from IBS and recent changes in diet. She also had itchy red places on her back. He treated her with fluids and… read more
Dr. Denise
Dr. Denise
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
532 satisfied customers
I have a 17 yr old female cat. In the past month or so, she
I have a 17 yr old female cat. In the past month or so, she has been losing a lot of weight and is pretty much down to skin and bones. She is very lethargic and not very active. Considering her age, I… read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Cat Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,875 satisfied customers
He is having trouble pooping and he won't eat, Angel, age
He ate some leaves from an okra plant and a mango plant and he threw it up. that was 2 days ago… read more
Dr. John
Dr. John
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
5,053 satisfied customers
I just weighed my 5 year old cat and noticed she has lost
I just weighed my 5 year old cat and noticed she has lost three pounds since the last time I took her to the vet, about a year ago. She eats well, poops well, her nose is cold and wet, she is a very h… read more
Dr. Alleyne
Dr. Alleyne
Veterinary associate
Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine
1,393 satisfied customers
My cat is 11. She is pooping often. The stool alternates
My cat is 11. She is pooping often. The stool alternates between firm and runny. She uses the box for pee but not poop. She weighs 51/2 pounds and cant seem to gain weight. She acts normally and has a… read more
Dr. Gene
Dr. Gene
Veterinarian, Chief of Staff
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
1,975 satisfied customers
In March my cat was 21 pounds He is now 11 and a half pounds
In March my cat was 21 pounds He is now 11 and a half pounds He seemed to have slowly stopped being interested in food I have tried everything. His labs are all negative except for a mild anemia He re… read more
Dr Z
Dr Z
Small Animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,715 satisfied customers
I have a Siamese cat, hes about 8 years old. He has constant
I have a Siamese cat, he's about 8 years old. He has constant diarrhea. I've taken to him to the vet on two different occasions, the second time they kept him three days and did every test imaginable … read more
Dr. John
Dr. John
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
5,053 satisfied customers
My cat is 10. Been to the vet several times. Blood tests fine,
My cat is 10. Been to the vet several times. Blood tests fine, no worms. He has bad diarrhea and gas. He acts like he is in pain a few minutes before he goes. Its always gasy. He uses the litter box 5… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
3 satisfied customers
3 months ago my 7 year old female cat was vomiting and had diarrhea. We took her to the
3 months ago my 7 year old female cat was vomiting and had diarrhea. We took her to the vet who ran tests for FIV & Leukemia (both were negative). He then suggested that we change her food to a dry, h… read more
Dr. Ann M.
Dr. Ann M.
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,594 satisfied customers
My 6yo cat was diagnosed via U/S on Tuesday with pancreatic
My 6yo cat was diagnosed via U/S on Tuesday with pancreatic cancer; he had been vomiting, not eating, and was obviously in distress. He had had a similar episode back in March, but we thought he had g… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
3 satisfied customers
Our cat Audrey has been on 10mg/day prednisone since May for
Our cat Audrey has been on 10mg/day prednisone since May for suspected IBS and suspected intestinal cancer. We recently moved and took her for a check up to another vet. He instructed us to cut her do… read more
Dr Z
Dr Z
Small Animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,715 satisfied customers
My cat (Missy) is 17 years and 10 months old. She was diagnosed
My cat (Missy) is 17 years and 10 months old. She was diagnosed (blood test,ultra-sound) with Irritable Bowl Syndrome (IBS) 3 years ago and was losing weight, not eating or drinking and would go off i… read more
Dr. Bruce
Dr. Bruce
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
4,615 satisfied customers
i have a 12 y/o tabby maine coon. He recently became sick
i have a 12 y/o tabby maine coon. He recently became sick and was vomiting at least once daily. Visited his Vet and had sr profile tests which all came back perfect. He continued to vomit and stopped … read more
Dr Z
Dr Z
Small Animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,715 satisfied customers
My 18 yr old female spayed, declawed indoor cat has been diagnosed
My 18 yr old female spayed, declawed indoor cat has been diagnosed with chronic pancreatitis. She has diarrhea all the time..maybe one in 10 BMs appears normal. I have to keep her in the garage due to… read more
Denise Colgrove
Denise Colgrove
Relief veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
6,383 satisfied customers
Hello my 14 year old cat miso has been vomiting clear liquid
Hello my 14 year old cat miso has been vomiting clear liquid about once a day and sometimes when she eats she vomits sometimes(small amounts). She has always been a vomiting cat but mor than usual lat… read more
Dr. Christian K.
Dr. Christian K.
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
7,725 satisfied customers
cat: stop eating..poos at least 4-5 times a day, and cries..loudly
Our family ginger cat is c18 years old. She has lost a lot of weight, can't stop eating, is drinking a lot more, poo's at least 4-5 times a day, and cries alot very loudly. She appears to have lost he… read more
Dr. Christian K.
Dr. Christian K.
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
7,725 satisfied customers
my cat has had diarrhea for a month. tests on stool sample
my cat has had diarrhea for a month. tests on stool sample and blood work have found no problems. he has ibs and pancreatitis but has been on medication for these for over a year with great success. w… read more
Dr. Bethany Tapp
Dr. Bethany Tapp
Owner/Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
15 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x