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Q. Free advice pls. 8 yr. old female himalayan treatef paet 11 days by local vet for pancreatitus. Not eating or drinking witho0ut our help.

Answered By
ANGEL ALVARADO

A. It can take some time for a cat to recover from pancreatitis. Don't rush it. Offer small amounts of water or unflavored PediaLyte and a bland diet (1:1 ratio of plain boiled boneless chicken and plain white rice). Feed in small, frequent amounts. Serve warm or mix in a teaspoon of baby food to stimulate the appetite. If she won't eat, recheck with your vet. There are appetite stimulants that can be prescribed to get her eating again.


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