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I just found my cat licking and carrying around rat poison…

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I just found my...

I just found my cat licking and carrying around rat poison my dad had laid out earlier, what should I do?

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Did you see what your cat ate?

Yes, it was in the form of a large green cube and she had been licking it for about ten minutes.

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

No, she is about thirteen years old and always had good health

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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Hello. My name is***** and I am a veterinarian that can answer your question. I understand your cat was licking and holding a mouse poison in her mouth for at least 10 minutes. Do you know what brand of poison this was - was it Tomcat?

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