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Q. Cat is drooling , doesn't seem uncomfortable , maybe tired. Approx 10-12 years old

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A. If you can do it safely, check the teeth and gums. If you see significant plaque buildup or red, swollen gums, this may be the cause of the drooling. Have your cat examined by your vet to determine if there is periodontal disease. Nausea can also cause drooling. Withhold food for 12 hours. Allow small amounts of water. Feed a bland diet until the drooling resolves. If it doesn't, see your vet. Make sure your cat didn't get into anything toxic also.

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