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She keeps cleaning/chewing near her "bottom" under her tail.
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My 10 year old cat has developed blister-like sores near her
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For a few days recently, our cat was being more anti-social
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My cat is about 1 year old and gave birth to 4 kittens on the
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my cat is 12 year old female. She has a bump on the right side near her anus and it is leaking a whitish fluid. She is washing the area and hisses at us if we go near her hind end.… read more
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Our Humane Society Manx cat named Flash has a prolapsed anus.
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Hi my name is Natalie. Genesis, my cat is about 8 years old.
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