Cat Veterinary

Have Cat Questions? Ask a Cat Vet Online.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Cat Veterinary Questions
I have a cat that HAD hyperthyroidism - tested low end of
I have a cat that HAD hyperthyroidism - tested low end of high range of T4 on a few occasions. Went ahead and had radioactive iodine treatment done. I had blood work done at 30 and 90 days as instruct… read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Cat Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
5,025 satisfied customers
16 y/o cat that was diagnosed in the “grey zone” for
16 y/o cat that was diagnosed in the “grey zone” for hyperthyroidism- all other CBC and urinalysis were normal. Oral meds prescribed that she has tolerated well but she has lost another pound in the l… read more
Scott Perry
Scott Perry
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
7,994 satisfied customers
Last April I adopted a cat that my ex-boyfriend was going to
Last April I adopted a cat that my ex-boyfriend was going to have euthanized when the owner (his father) passed away. I don't know much about the cat's history but he is 14-15 years old and seemed und… read more
Dr. Bruce
Dr. Bruce
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
23,316 satisfied customers
Our 17-year-old cat, otherwise VERY healthy, suddenly tested
Our 17-year-old cat, otherwise VERY healthy, suddenly tested hyperthyroid this week, with a T4 level of 5.7. She is also having other possible hyperthyroid symptoms, such as wailing, pooping and peein… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
36,522 satisfied customers
my cat is 18 years old and has lost a lot of weight but is
my cat is 18 years old and has lost a lot of weight but is constantly wanting food has stopped drinking water and seems disorientated… read more
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary
Cat Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
4,039 satisfied customers
i am wondering if my cat could be either cured of her hyperthyroidism
i am wondering if my cat could be either cured of her hyperthyroidism or have switched to hypothryroidism, though i don't much no the symptoms of that? she has been on a prescription diet and herbal m… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
36,522 satisfied customers
HI, IS ANYONE AN EXPERT ON RADIOIODINE THERAPY? MY CAT IS
HI, IS ANYONE AN EXPERT ON RADIOIODINE THERAPY? MY CAT IS SCHEDULED FOR I131 THERAPY THIS MORNING BUT I THINK I WILL POSTPONE TILL SHE GETS A DIAGNOSTIC THYROID SCAN WITH TECHNETIUM. MY DOC DID EVERYT… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
20,185 satisfied customers
cat: .old..he started losing his hair, went from 15 lbs. to 8 lbs
My cat is almost 15 yrs.old. We moved to Va. 2 years ago and he started losing his hair, went from 15 lbs. to 8 lbs. now. I have been to 3 vets with no luck. He seems fine except for this and he is hu… read more
Dr. George White
Dr. George White
Staff Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
279 satisfied customers
cat: My 18 year old male..losing weight..his usual amount of food
My 18 year old male cat has been losing weight yet eating his usual amount of food, if not more. What could be the problem?… read more
Dr. Joey
Dr. Joey
Veterinarian
Post-Doctoral Degree
4,773 satisfied customers
My cat is a yellow tabby, he is 14 years old. He acts like
My cat is a yellow tabby, he is 14 years old. He acts like he is hungry all the time, cannot fill him up and he sleeps alot. Otherwise, no excessive urination or thirst. he is losing a lot of weight.… read more
Dr. Coldiron
Dr. Coldiron
Owner/Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
178 satisfied customers
My 15 year old cat is declining day by day. She had two radioactive
My 15 year old cat is declining day by day. She had two radioactive iodine treatments for hyperthyroid about 3 years ago. Now she is heavy--16 pounds. In the past week she has almost lost her ability … read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Practice owner
Doctoral Degree
7,885 satisfied customers
cat: our 18 yr old fixed male tabby..hungry..feed..thin
our 18 yr old fixed male tabby has severe diahhrea and constantly hungry. We feed him several times and he always cleans his plate. He used to be a muscular cat and now so terribly thin. He's still ve… read more
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary
Cat Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
4,039 satisfied customers
Do you have any comments on the use of Resthyro for hyperthyroidism
Do you have any comments on the use of Resthyro for hyperthyroidism in cats? I know radioactive iodine is the treatment of choice, but also know that the same treatment in humans eventually leads to "… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Practice owner
Doctoral Degree
7,885 satisfied customers
cat: Kidney disease..make her go into Kidney failure..hyperthyroidism
My 17 year old cat was diagnosed with hypothyroidism 2 years ago. She was diagnosed with Kidney disease 4 years ago. I was afraid to give her Methimzole at the time, because it could make her go into … read more
vetmom4
vetmom4
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
976 satisfied customers
About one week ago our 8 yr. old male cat, Miles began to cry
About one week ago our 8 yr. old male cat, Miles began to cry loudly - sounding like OW!, OW!, OW! - without the 'me'... This yowling is accompanied by gagging (though he doesn't actually vomit and is… read more
vetmom4
vetmom4
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
976 satisfied customers
cat: weight loss but eating, urinating out of her box..coat..drooling
My cat, Teddy has hypothyroid problems and has been on a topical med for about 6 months now, twice a day. She recovered well but now I see problems are returning. weight loss but eating, urinating out… read more
Doc Evan
Doc Evan
Professor
DVM, PhD
1,055 satisfied customers
cat: My 13 year..13 year old..low carb canned food only..insulin
My 13 year old cat was treated with radioactive iodine 4/6/09. He also is diabetic but glucose normalized with changing him to low carb canned food only and he has never been on insulin. Prior to radi… read more
Doc Evan
Doc Evan
Professor
DVM, PhD
1,055 satisfied customers
My cat is 11. He is hyperthyroid for 2 years. Recently he has
My cat is 11. He is hyperthyroid for 2 years. Recently he has lost more weight, from 7 lbs (this is light for him) down to 5.5 lbs since 2/09. His T4 went from 1.7 to 4.0. His blood test showed anemia… read more
Dr. Angela
Dr. Angela
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
276 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

4,039 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

23,316 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Rebecca

Rebecca

Cat Veterinarian

5,025 satisfied customers

More than 30 years of companion animal practice.

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

4,858 satisfied customers

Veterinarian, UC Davis graduate, emphasis in Dermatology, Internal Medicine, and Pain Control

Dr. Scott

Dr. Scott

Veterinarian

3,998 satisfied customers

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

Dr. Deb

Dr. Deb

Cat Veterinarian

3,050 satisfied customers

I have been a practicing veterinarian for over 30 years.

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dr Scott Nimmo

Small Animal Veterinarian.

2,895 satisfied customers

BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }

< 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