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He has just threw up and is acting like he can't catch his…

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He has just threw...

He has just threw up and is acting like he can't catch his breath

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

No, nothing unusual. He almost looks as if he's sleeping right now just breathing heavy like he can't catch his breath. It was only white bile that he threw up, could he have a hairball stuck

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

Corny, and he is 9

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Corny?

Corky

Submitted: 5 months ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
He is also currently sleeping and it seems that his breathing is still a bit rough.
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Cat Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 5 months ago
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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.

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Cat Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 5 months ago

I am very sorry to see that you have not received a response to your initial question before now. I just came online and found that your question had not been addressed. How is your companion at this time?

Have there been any changes to the diet? New food, including a change of flavors or protein source within the same brand? New treats? Bones? Has any human food been fed? Torn up toys or trash? Stressful changes to the environment? Addition of medication?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
He seems to be back to normal. No change in diet, no human food, no meds, same home. He's been running with his brother, now he's curled up in my lap.
Cat Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 5 months ago

Thank you for the additional information. I was away from the computer when you responded. Do you need any additional assistance today?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
No thank you
Cat Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 5 months ago

You're welcome. If symptoms return, let me know.

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