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My cat is 16 years old... He has been losing weight... For…

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My cat is 16...

My cat is 16 years old... He has been losing weight... For the past couple months... I thought maybe because he older... Just the past couple days... He lost is appetite... He needs to see a Veterinarian

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

Soda

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

He grew up with my 16year old daughter... He is a siamese warm and affectionated. He seems to be disconnected.

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today.

Have you noticed Soda drinking more or less?

Does he appear to pass more urine? Does it seem watery/dilute?

Any retching, gagging, lip licking, drooling, or vomiting?

Are his gums pink, yellow, or white/pale? Moist or sticky?

Does he seem sore with his mouth when you check his gums or when he is eating?

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