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Old March 31st, 2013, 04:17 PM
Robin.24 Robin.24 is offline
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think my cat may have broken a stitch..

I had my cat spayed just over a week ago she has been fine and normal but has been licking her stitches the past few days ive been stopping her, but it seems like she may have ripped a stitch out, and im worried it may be infected. she has been mobile and eating and drinking as uaual. some help plse
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Old March 31st, 2013, 07:25 PM
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Bring your cat to vet right away before she get an infection.
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Old March 31st, 2013, 07:55 PM
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ya that looks nasty! Hate to say it but that's a lousy stitching job! I'd be changing vets if I saw stitches like that!
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Old March 31st, 2013, 08:27 PM
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ya that looks nasty! Hate to say it but that's a lousy stitching job! I'd be changing vets if I saw stitches like that!
Then the cat should go to an ER vet to made sure it OK. Poor kitty.
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Old March 31st, 2013, 09:33 PM
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ya I didn't think it looked right either...this whole experience has been a nightmare...im taking her to the vet first thing in the morning.. thanks for your replys
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Old March 31st, 2013, 09:47 PM
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make sure she gets some pain meds. My vet gave my kitten metacam liquid. They put the doses in syringes w/o needles so I didn't have to measure anything, just a quick squirt.
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