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Q. My cat keeps foaming at the mouth and meowing weirdly then running frantically round the room

Answered By
LINDSEY EDWARDS MVB, BSC, IVCA

A. This is definitely not normal behavior and should be checked by a vet as soon as possible - it may be a result of vomiting, toxic substances or even a neurological condition. If there is a chance she could have come into contact with anything toxic (either eating it or walking over it and grooming herself), take the labels with you. It would help to video her current behavior in case she becomes more reserved in the consultation environment

Answered By
LINDSEY EDWARDS MVB, BSC, IVCA

A. This is definitely not normal behavior and should be checked by a vet as soon as possible - it may be a result of vomiting, toxic substances or even a neurological condition. If there is a chance she could have come into contact with anything toxic (either eating it or walking over it and grooming herself), take the labels with you. It would help to video her current behavior in case she becomes more reserved in the consultation environment

Answered By
LINDSEY EDWARDS MVB, BSC, IVCA

A. This is definitely not normal behavior and should be checked by a vet as soon as possible - it may be a result of vomiting, toxic substances or even a neurological condition. If there is a chance she could have come into contact with anything toxic (either eating it or walking over it and grooming herself), take the labels with you. It would help to video her current behavior in case she becomes more reserved in the consultation environment

Answered By
PAULA SIMONS

A. This is concerning behavior. Foaming at the mouth can indicate an problem with dental health, upset stomach, or neurological problem. Have your cat seen by a veterinarian ASAP.


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