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Old June 19th, 2007, 05:50 PM
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Red face flatulence

hi can someone help please my sisters cat recantly had kittens & ever since has had the worst flatuence i have ever smelt & it seems constant does she need to see a vet.
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Old June 19th, 2007, 07:13 PM
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Sometimes malodorous kitten flatulence can be normal however, it can also be indicative of some problems - commonly parasites like coccidia, giardia, tritrichomonas, etc... Some may also be contagious to humans, some are not. Deworming and fecal testing along with a basic check up with the veterinarian is a good place to start. Till then, hold your breath!

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Christopher A. Lee, D.V.M., C.V.L.S.
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