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My kitty scratches sooo much
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nylonanny posted:
My cat has of late developed hot spots at her tail, and lickes all the time...have not changed food, or anything...she is about 5 yrs old! I see no fleas at all! Im at witts end any help with this at all would be just great! Thanks
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AMERICAN VETERINARY MEDICAL ASSOCIATION
Drew Weigner, DVM, ABVP responded:
She may have an allergy, an infection, parasites, etc. I'm sure you know she needs to see her veterinarian to diagnose the cause but this should be done soon, as she's likely uncomfortable.

Drew Weigner, DVM, ABVP
The Cat Doctor
Board Certified in Feline Medicine


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