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Smelly cat

Jenn7788
December 19th, 2003, 08:52 PM
I need help withmy cat's odor problem. My cat's back end is really smelly to the point that i can't have her near me. What can I do about this problem?

mona_b
December 19th, 2003, 09:05 PM
First of all what do you mean by smelly?And how long has this been going on?

Jenn7788
December 19th, 2003, 09:26 PM
I have two cats and only the one has this problem. It has been going on for about a month. I can't explain the smell but to say that it comes from her anus, and it is really strong. I thought maybe it might be her anal sacks but she is not licking any more than usual or scooting.

mona_b
December 19th, 2003, 09:36 PM
Hmmmmmmm.Well the only thing I can suggest is to take her to a vet.She may have an infection of some sort.

Luba
December 19th, 2003, 09:52 PM
Has there been a change of diet or litter?

Have you examined the stool to see if there is any blood/mucus / worms in it? Is the cat crying/losing weight?

amaruq
December 20th, 2003, 12:46 PM
I wonder if the anal glands are infected? Are they licking there alot or scooting their bum?