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My cat is very finicky. She only likes temptation mix up…

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My cat is very finicky. She only likes temptation mix up treats and only licks the gravy from friskys shreads in the can. Lately she won’t eat the treats. What can I try next.

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

Her name is ***** ***** she is 3 yrs old

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Missy?

She had s reaction to her rabies shot

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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I am Dr. Snow, and I can try and help you. What kind of food does Missy eat in addition to her treats?

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