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Old November 26th, 2011, 12:20 PM
honeycat honeycat is offline
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cat has sore after fight

my 5 year old male tabby was in a fight 2 weeks or so ago and one of the spots inside his ear isnt healing. its not bleeding but its red and he itches at it. would polysporin work? or do i need to drag him into the vet. thank you
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Old November 26th, 2011, 01:16 PM
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Sigh..yes you have to take your pet to the vet. You more than likely have an abscess starting and he needs medication.
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Old November 26th, 2011, 05:25 PM
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I agree...this cat should see a vet. Cat bites are one of the most painful and also causes terrible infections. Trust me, seeing a vet now is going to be alot cheaper than seeing one later when infection sets in. Also, I am certain that the cat is in discomfort and I am sure you would not want that.
So good luck at the vets and let us know how he is doing after the visit.
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