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Hello, you are through to Dr Linda, a UK based vet.
I'm sorry to hear this about Rin and appreciate your concern.
Could you please send a clear photo?
Has she had diarrhoea or straining?
Has she been rubbing at or licking the bulge?
Diarrhoea can cause the tissue of the rectum to evert/stick out on some occasions.
Diarrhoea can have many causes at this age including:
We need to treat the diarrhoea.
This means a bland diet of chicken and rice for a few days, and then going back to her kitten food.
Ensure she is up to date with a broad acting, quality wormer such as Panacur.
Start a probiotic anti diarrhoea paste such s Protein Prokolin for 3 days.
Could you please send a photo of the anus? Otherwise it is hard for me to say if she needs emergency care or not. Thanks!
That is quite a large protrusion.
I would advise flushing it with saline gently and placing a little vaseline on it.
She MUST not be allowed to rub at it or lick or chew it as this will worsen it. You need a buster collar if you do not have one.
If things improve quickly, we can likely manage her at home.
However if the tissue becomes more red or inflamed, or she becomes unwell, she needs to see a vet ASAP.
I think this is sensible idea as they can provide a buster collar if needed and can also provide her wormer and probiotic paste.
This is just Dr Linda checking in to ensure Rin is doing well?
Ah what good news, I'm so glad to hear this. Thank you for keeping me in the loop!