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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: 5 months ago.
Category: Vet
Expert:  Dr Chris replied 5 months 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 5 months 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?