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Q. A patch of hair is missing, about the size of a half dollar onher back, with what looks like 2 dots and a scratch in it. Put Neosporin on it. She ju

Answered By
DR. ANDREA M. BRODIE, DVM

A. Sounds like your kitty might have engaged in a fight and got bitten. If the spot starts swelling up and getting painful you should have it looked at by your veterinarian. You also may want to take her temperature. This could develop into an abscess and when that happens the cat often gets a fever. When that happens she needs to be seen by the veterinarian.


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