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Dr Scott Nimmo, Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon.
Category: Vet
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Experience:  BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }
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My cat (about 17) - her hind legs have collapsed beneath her

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hello - my cat (about 17) - her hind legs have collapsed beneath her - she can hardly move, or bring herself to stand; she is not eating. She allows me to stroke her and purrs as usual. She yowels every now and then but not much more than normal.
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What is your cat's name and age?
Customer: Mary. 17
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Mary?
Customer: i don't think so - she has since so healthy (at least since from a kitten)
Submitted: 12 days ago.
Category: Vet
Expert:  Dr Chris replied 12 days ago.

Hi, Welcome to Just Answer. I'm Chris, a small animal Vet based in the UK. I am reviewing your question and will get back to you as soon as possible

Expert:  Dr Chris replied 12 days ago.

I'm sorry to hear this. Does she have any movement in the back legs at all? Also do her paws feel warm still to the touch?