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Q. My 16 yr old male neutered cat who had colon blockage hard stool) was seen by three different vets who performed enemas and manipulating to remove

Answered By
DR. ANDREA M. BRODIE, DVM

A. I cannot see a question so I am giving just some advice here: Start feeding your kitty canned food (pate type), make sure he has fresh water available at all times and it needs to be several feet away from the food (some cats do not like to drink water near the food). You can try to add canned pumpkin to the wet food to increase fiber in the stool. Start with a tiny bit and increase the amount over time so that he gets used to it. All this should help with the constipation. Also ask your vet about giving docusate and other stool softeners.


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