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My cat started rubbing her on the carpet a couple of days ago and just now she had a
My cat started rubbing her butt on the carpet a couple of days ago and just now she had a soft stool bowl movement that is stuck on her bottom and she is whining and scooting on the wood floor, not le… read more
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What could make a healthy one year female maine coon suddenly start sitting on the ground and drag her butt as if she is trying to scratch an itch? I've checked her butt and can't see anything wrong. … read more
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my scottish fold has long fur and yesterday I noticed she was
my scottish fold has long fur and yesterday I noticed she was spending an unusual amount of time cleaning her backside. I gently looked under her tail and the skin around her anus and vagina was red a… read more
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I have a overweight cat that cannot care for her coat she has
I have a overweight cat that cannot care for her coat she has clumps of hair on her back that are heavily matted, we have tried to shave the area but the her fur is too thick to get it off . do you ha… read more
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My cat is scooting her butt across the floor and she just had
My cat is scooting her butt across the floor and she just had her shots and a vet appointment last weekend for her check up and there was one small poop on the floor. The vet that she goes to is close… read more
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my cat hates being brushed. she is part maine coon so she
my cat hates being brushed. she is part maine coon so she has long fluffy fur. she sheds so much, sometimes clumps at a time. Is this normal for my cat's breed? How can I brush her?… read more
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I have a 12 year old cat that has slowly been losing weight
I have a 12 year old cat that has slowly been losing weight and now is showing distressing problems with diarrhea and not grooming. She's long-haired and her bottom and back legs are becoming matted w… read more
Dr. Loretta
Dr. Loretta
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kitten: months old..past 2 weeks..bad habit in the litter box..pooping
Hi. I have a kitten who is 4 months old and over the past 2 weeks has developed a bad habit in the litter box. He will not dig a hole before pooping. He just squats his butt into the litter and then h… read more
Dr. Jenn
Dr. Jenn
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
5,610 satisfied customers
After using litter box, my cat rubs her butt on rug and floor.
After using litter box, my cat rubs her butt on rug and floor. whether it's pee or poop. She is a maine coon that is 11months old and weighs 17 lbs. When I got her she weighed 2 lbs and was gaining 2 … read more
Dr. Bruce
Dr. Bruce
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
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cat: spayed..hair from her anus down to her ankles is like matted
Female cat, spayed, smells like the cat litter no matter how much we change it, and the hair from her anus down to her ankles is like matted down or like she is losing the hair… read more
Dr. Jenn
Dr. Jenn
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
5,610 satisfied customers
cat: old) started rubbing his hind quarters on my floors & rugs..diet
My cat (5yrs old) started rubbing his hind quarters on my floors & rugs. Added roughage to diet. Stopped when I noticed loose bowels. Now diarrhea and dripping and rubbing on my floors and rugs. Have … read more
Dr. Bruce
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I need to either knock my cat out or get it sedated enough
I need to either knock my cat out or get it sedated enough to not fight back. The reason for this is because my cat has tons of knots of hair on his belly and butt area. The butt is even covered in po… read more
Dr. Scott
Dr. Scott
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,998 satisfied customers
My friend has a short haired siamese cat that has a matted
My friend has a short haired siamese cat that has a matted hair spot on his back. Whenever she trys to comb it out he fusses and runs away. it seems like it hurts. Is there a skin or hair condition th… read more
Dr. Jennifer
Dr. Jennifer
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
114 satisfied customers
cat: examined..groomed..However, he had a mild case of too soft feces
Help!My cat's health is fine. He was recently examined by the vet when I brought him to be groomed. However, he had a mild case of too soft feces recently when I was changing around his food. That has… read more
Dr. Peter
Dr. Peter
Doctors Degree
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I noticed some whitish bump (1, maybe 2) on my cats butt,
I noticed some whitish bump (1, maybe 2) on my cat's butt, but she is behaving completely normally...she has had her shots and everything on time...she is 5 years old. I have a picture I can send if t… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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I have a 6 year old female tabby. I noticed yesterday that
I have a 6 year old female tabby. I noticed yesterday that the fur at the base of her tail (underside) was matted and smelled and assumed she had a bad tummy. I cleaned her fur with warm water. I coul… read more
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Dr. Bruce
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Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
4,656 satisfied customers
cat: lick..visible feces..fur..worms..she drags her butt on the carpet
My cat is overweight and smells bad. She is constantly trying to lick her rear end and there is visible feces on her fur. No visible worms are present but she drags her butt on the carpet like a dog. … read more
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Dr Pete
Bachelor's Degree
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We adopted an abandoned 8 week old kitten. She has been to
We adopted an abandoned 8 week old kitten. She has been to the vet and is healthy exp for ringworms. When she poops, she sits in it, and then scoots her butt on the floor to clean herself. We wipe her… read more
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Dr. JD
veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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