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my cat, about 10 yrs old, has these little scabby growths about
my cat, about 10 yrs old, has these little scabby growths about her head. Under her chin, back of her neck, up the back of her neck, top of her head, side of her neck. I noticed that sometimes they ha… read more
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My cat has two puncture wounds on his neck -- side to lower
My cat has two puncture wounds on his neck -- side to lower (underside). He has been bitten 3 times -- two small punctures per incident. I put ointment on them before so they would heal, but then he w… read more
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cat: then. he seems to be fine eating normally (still licking his paws
my cat got car oil all over his paws and under his neck last night i only noticed this morning and it was already all dry by then. he seems to be fine eating normally (still licking his paws alot thou… read more
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Last night I noticed my cats respiratory rate was high and
Last night I noticed my cat's respiratory rate was high and constant. I thought maybe heart congestion or something. He is 15 and growing older. I am wondering if he has a bit of heatstroke? He appear… read more
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cat: large swelling..golf ball..normal in herself..eating normally
my cat is 14 and has had diabetes for about a year,this morning she developed a large swelling in her neck about the size of a golf ball, it is warm to touch and quite hard, she seems normal in hersel… read more
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we have a white male cat, he is 8 yrs old. he is losing clumps
we have a white male cat, he is 8 yrs old. he is losing clumps of fur around the neck area. he has had his flee treatment when due always. he still has a good appetite and is still active. it looks li… read more
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Hi my cat goes outside alot. I noticed that he had thick scabs
Hi my cat goes outside alot. I noticed that he had thick scabs under his neck and scratching alot which resulted in blood at times. Also looked like ticks on his face but none to get to. Now today his… read more
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We have 2 cats, brother and sister, approximately 10+ years
We have 2 cats, brother and sister, approximately 10+ years of age. The girl cat has in the last several months begun to experience alot of scratching around the neck, ears and upper body. She is on a… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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cat: bleeding..swollen..signs..Could this be a black widow bite?
I went away for the weekend and when I came back I found that the right side of my cat's face is black and bleeding and her face is very swollen. There are no other signs of anything anywhere else on … read more
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cat: My 1 year..) closed wound..fur does not grow around it...puncture
My 1 year old neutered male cat has a small (but seeping) closed wound on the side of his neck. The fur does not grow around it. It started out as a small puncture. The affected area was about as larg… read more
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cat: neutered and so I believe it was due to sexual aggression...fur
My cat got bit by another cat in our house. He wasn't neutered and so I believe it was due to sexual aggression. She was missing fur on her neck after getting bit. I seperated the two until we were ab… read more
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manx: inflammed..He appears to losing weight as well.
good morning...my manx 1 year old is presenting with hardened, inflammed testes. He appears to losing weight as well. any ideas?… read more
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cat: had hair loss on the inside of his legs and sores around his neck
I just noticed my cat has worms today. He also has had hair loss on the inside of his legs and sores around his neck for about 2-3 months now. Can these other symptoms be related to him having worms?… read more
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cheek: my 18 yr old..He acting ok, still eating and drinking...meds
I just noticed today, that my 18 yr old cat's cheek is swollen, it feels hard. He acting OK, still eating and drinking. He did just start taking Meds for very high thyroid. Any idea what this is and w… read more
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my 13 yr maine coon cat is on a water pill for problem with
my 13 yr maine coon cat is on a water pill for problem with breathing and she has lost alot of weight and breathing is much improved. I give her one pill a day Salix 12.5 mg. I've noticed that her fur… read more
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MY CAT IS INSIDE CAT THOUGHT SHE HAD FLEAS PUT FLEA MED ON
MY CAT IS INSIDE CAT THOUGHT SHE HAD FLEAS PUT FLEA MED ON BACK OF NECK SHE HAD BEEN SCRATCHING AND BITING ABOVE THE TAIL I noticed she has stopped biting but there is hair loss and a few scabed over … read more
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My cat whos 9 years old....he has this growth on the side of
My cat whos 9 years old....he has this growth on the side of his neck. It kinda looks like a dried up pimple that keeps growing taller. I was touching it and it broke away from the skin and underneath… read more
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Male cat.. about 2 years old. Symptoms are swelling around
Male cat.. about 2 years old. Symptoms are swelling around the face; Lethargic, weak for approx 2 - 3 days. He nibbles a bit.... but not quite normal eating pattern. Should I give him a couple days or… read more
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