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What to Do Before You Get to the Vet in 11 Cat Emergency Situations

Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, cats, vet )

- 1704 days ago -
Some health crises need immediate veterinary attention, but your attention is also crucial.

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Ljiljana Milic (116)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 5:55 am
Those are basic advices, but it doesn’t “hurt” to check them out again.
Duly noted & Thanks for posting Cher.

Kit B (276)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 6:21 am

I think the main thing is just get them to the vet, that's the best thing we can do.

Ruth C (87)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 7:52 am
Its always good to keep these tips in mind.

Sara P (57)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 9:03 am
Good to know Cher, thanks for sharing.

iveta NoFwdsPls cer (41)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 9:11 am
Noted , thanks for tips

Patricia H. (440)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 10:47 am

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Tuesday July 23, 2013, 12:11 pm
The carrier is a big issue...

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 12:19 pm
TERRIFIC, Cher!! Another winner!!
Please do NOT attempt to palpate a cat's bladder if you suspect an obstruction! If that bladder is distended and tense, you might very well cause it to rupture. That is far beyond an emergency!!
Anti-emetics. Always remember that there's a chance the toxin may have burned going down ~ it will burn coming back up! The stomach is much more resilient that the delicate trachea and esophagus.

DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 7:52 pm
Splendid tips and a great one from Barbara D as well.
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