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My cat is 1.5 yrs old male and has had diarrhea the past 2

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Customer: Hi..my cat is 1.5 yrs old male and has had diarrhea the past 2 days. He eats, plays, and otherwise acts normally. We have had a bout with this last month and I took him to the Vet..we checked his stool which came back negative for Girardia and she gave us some bulking food and pro-biotics. He does always sound like he has sniffles, but no nasal discharge or watery eyes. He also has gas.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cat
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 year ago.

Good evening, thanks for your question. I need some additional info to best help you.

1) How long overall has the intermittent diarrhea been an issue?
2) Did the bulking food and probiotics help?
3) Is your boy indoor only or indoor/outdoor?
4) Is he on any regular medications?
5) What food does he eat regularly? Please list brand name and all treats.
6) Does he receive any human food?

This info will help me to give you the most concise info.