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Iam looking after my sons cat and the day he left on holiday

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Iam looking after my sons cat and the day he left on holiday the cat started being sick and diarrhea, what can I do.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Cat
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 4 years ago.
Welcome and thanks for asking your question. My name is Dr. Peter I am a licensed veterinarian. I am happy to answer your question today. First I need to ask you a few questions so that I can be well informed and give you the best advice.

1- Is Sinba strictly indoors?
2- How long has this been going on?
3- Is he lethargic?
4- Any pre existing medical conditions?
5- How often is he vomiting?

There may be a slight delay between your follow ups and my replies as I type out a thorough reply for you.

Customer: replied 4 years ago.

He is an indoor cat.

4 days




4 times vomiting

8 times diarrhea

Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 4 years ago.
1- How long since the last time he vomited?
2- Did he get into anything or eat something out of the ordinary?
3- What is in the vomit?