Q. My cat has 2 abcsess on it. One on the head and one by its shoulders. The shoulder one looks infecyed and smells. What can I do?
DAVID ELBEZE, DVM, MRCVS
A. A cat can die if it's left with an untreated abscess, this is how bad they can get. Your cat needs antibiotic treatment.
You need to take him to the vet, which will clean the abscess and prescribe you an oral antibiotic or will apply an antibiotic injection.
A. Your cat needs to be seen by a vet. These wounds will need cleaned, possibly drained and needs a round of antibiotics to get over the infection.