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Dr Scott Nimmo, Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon.
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Experience:  BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }
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Mac is 17 years old - past few weeks she doesnt want to go

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Mac is 17 years old - past few weeks she doesn't want to go out - sleeps most of the day - uses litter tray constantly as she wont go into garden. Noticed yest and today blood in poo in litter tray. Still has healthy appetite, looking for food at usual times. Any help/advice appreciated please. Thank you

Karen
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Vet
Expert:  Denver ER Doc replied 3 years ago.

Hi Karen,

 

When you say that Mac is using the litter tray constantly, do you mean that he is urinating more often than normal? Larger amounts? Or more frequently than usual? Any increase in water consumption? Vomiting?

 

Thanks,

Dr. Paul