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Is Sake limping or acting like the paw is painful?
Though it is good that the abscess opened and drained on it's own, most wounds of that nature require some additional treatment in order to heal properly. I would strongly recommend having your cat seen by either your family veterinarian or an emergency vet to have the wound properly examined and treated. Antibiotics and anti-inflammatory medications are often necessary for healing.
Please let me know if you have any further questions or concerns!
It sounds like you are doing the right things so far - when are you able to have her seen by a vet? Is a visit to an emergency clinic an option for you today, or first thing tomorrow with your family veterinarian? I would not let this wait too long.
Ok great - tomorrow will probably be ok for her!
Just do your best to keep it clean and covered and have her seen as soon as you can in the morning!
Yes absolutely - the big risk with something like this being untreated is that the infection on the paw could spread to other parts of the body and cause sepsis. So keep an eye out for any lethargy, vomiting, loss of appetite, trouble breathing, etc.
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