Cat Veterinary

Have Cat Questions? Ask a Cat Vet Online.

Ask a Cat Veterinarian,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Cat Veterinary Questions
Our cat had an issue yesterday where some poop was still
Our cat Arnold had an issue yesterday where some poop was still hanging from his butt as he ran out of the litter box. I saw he had pooped a good amount so based on how much was in the litter box and … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
31,309 satisfied customers
My cat is scooting har the floor i can see and smell poop.
My cat is scooting har butt the floor i can see and smell poop . Tied to clean it carefully but she houlled an bit and scratched me. … read more
PitRottMommy
PitRottMommy
Veterinary Nurse
Associate Degree
25,830 satisfied customers
My daughter's cat (3 y/o--newly adopted, neutered, female)
My daughter's cat (3 y/o--newly adopted, neutered, female) pulls litter from the pan, creates a pile, then poops in it and covers it up. We've changed litter, got a second pan (one for pee, and one fo… read more
petdrz
petdrz
Small Animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,435 satisfied customers
My 7 month old female kitten was scooting her bottom on the
My 7 month old female kitten was scooting her bottom on the carpet this morning and then cleaning herself. It was not after using the litter box. I have noticed a small amount of dry I'm presuming fec… read more
DrSarah
DrSarah
Veterinarian
DVM
955 satisfied customers
F!! Thank you so very much for answering my questions
Hi Dr. F!! Thank you so very much for answering my questions earlier this week!! I have her regular vet coming today (she's a mobile vet!!) and am wondering about stuff I read about full analysis glan… read more
Dr. F
Dr. F
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
23 satisfied customers
My 3 yr old kittie is pooping outside the box - months now.
My 3 yr old kittie is pooping outside the box - for several months now. Vet checked anal glands (normal), no hard stool palpated in abdomen, blood work all normal. No butt scoots on the floor. She act… read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Cat Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,944 satisfied customers
I have a male DSH cat (he is about 1 year old. We found him
I have a male DSH cat (he is about 1 year old. We found him (we believe he was abandoned and he was living outside) so we aren't exactly sure on his age, but his vet said about a year old). Over the l… read more
Dr. Andy
Dr. Andy
Medical Director
Doctoral Degree
4,835 satisfied customers
My roommate owns a 13 yo female spade calico cat, and has had
My roommate owns a 13 yo female spade calico cat, and has had her ever since she was born. The cat has been in my house since April of 2013 since we flew her to North Dakota from California to be with… read more
Dr Linda
Dr Linda
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
Doctoral Degree
1,682 satisfied customers
My normally very active bengal, Ashley, has been walking around
My normally very active bengal, Ashley, has been walking around gingerly lately (in her hind legs) and wanting to lay down a lot for the last 2 days (if you know bengals, you know this is odd!) She is… read more
Dr. Scarlett
Dr. Scarlett
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,699 satisfied customers
My cat is just now a year old, she is litter box trained. Recently
My cat is just now a year old, she is litter box trained. Recently I have found pieces of poop outside her box. Help… read more
Dr. Scarlett
Dr. Scarlett
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,699 satisfied customers
To put it bluntly, my 10 year old cat, overweight cat seems
To put it bluntly, my 10 year old cat, overweight cat seems to have trouble pooping the two weeks or so. Or at least using the litter box. She also likes to drag her butt across the carpeting.… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
19,293 satisfied customers
I think my cat has started to pee out side the litter box,
I think my cat has started to pee out side the litter box, We are moving, and there are boxes of paper around, and the cats like to get in them and play, when I started using it I noticed the paper is… read more
CriticalCareVet
CriticalCareVet
Veterinary Specialist
Doctoral Degree
52,595 satisfied customers
Cat sitting in litter box. Not able to get out the litter.
My female cat is sitting at her litter box for long periods of time, like about 4-5min. she looks like she's trying to go. After she gets out she does the butt drag scoot. I've check her box and she i… read more
ER Vet
ER Vet
Medical Director
VMD
1,770 satisfied customers
kitten: months old..past 2 weeks..bad habit in the litter box..pooping
Hi. I have a kitten who is 4 months old and over the past 2 weeks has developed a bad habit in the litter box. He will not dig a hole before pooping. He just squats his butt into the litter and then h… read more
Dr. Jenn
Dr. Jenn
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,225 satisfied customers
We acidentally left fried chicken wrapped on the counter late
We acidentally left fried chicken wrapped on the counter late Friday evening. Came home to find that my little 3yr DSH pulled a chicken wing from the wrapper and picked it apart. On one side of much o… read more
Dr. Bruce
Dr. Bruce
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
4,656 satisfied customers
MY 12 year old cat just went and got a teeth cleaning and extraction
MY 12 year old cat just went and got a teeth cleaning and extraction Tue. They also tried to take a urine sample as some of her blood work came back with high creatine levels. Early this morning I not… read more
Expert
Expert
6,607 satisfied customers
cat: rescue) is overweight and now bleeding..irritated..his butt
Hello, my male cat aprox 8 or 9 years (rescue) is overweight and now bleeding from the rectum when he uses the litter box. Not much but he is irritated and scoots on his butt afterwards. seems to go a… read more
Dr. JD
Dr. JD
veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,402 satisfied customers
cat: My 6 year..was hiding..pooped..never gone outside the litter box.
My 6 year old healthy male cat was hiding in the closet when I got home and then pooped in there but did not leave the closet. He has never gone outside the litter box. I carried him in the other room… read more
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary
Cat Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,959 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Gary

Dr. Gary

Cat Veterinarian

3,959 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

4,835 satisfied customers

UC Davis graduate, Interests: Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Pain Management

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

4,656 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Dr. Scott

Dr. Scott

Veterinarian

3,998 satisfied customers

15 years of small animal, equine and pocket pet experience in medicine and surgery.

Rebecca

Rebecca

Cat Veterinarian

3,944 satisfied customers

More than 30 years of companion animal practice.

Dr. Drew

Dr. Drew

Cat Veterinarian

3,076 satisfied customers

Small Animal Medicine and Surgery

Dr. Deb

Dr. Deb

Cat Veterinarian

2,960 satisfied customers

I have been a practicing veterinarian for over 30 years.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x