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Her right eye is red and just a bit puffy I have been wiping every morning with a warm tissue to get the pus out of it

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

Her name is ***** ***** is 7 yrs old

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

I have 3 cats and they get along great but there are occasions when they are playing and they get a little rough

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