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Q. Found a Cat in severe pain. Hasn't moved at all and I do not see blood. How can I find the source of the pain. Got food and water, moved head and neck

Answered By
AMY S. EUTSEY, DVM

A. This is really a situation in which you should seek the help of a veterinarian. There are too many possibilities of what could be wrong to even guess at what is "hurting". This cat should have a proper exam and may need additional tests (radiographs, bloodwork). Let a veterinarian find the source of the pain......plus, if you found this cat and you have no history on it.....you don't know if it has been vaccinated. There is always a concern for getting bit, especially if an animal is painful. Without knowledge of a Rabies vaccine, you are taking a big risk.


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