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Q. My 2yr old female cat appears to have a prolapsed rectum and poor bladder control. She is going to the vet, but is there anything I can beforehand?

Answered By
DR. JENNIFER LADD, DVM

A. (sorry, did not mean to hit enter) have a pain medication prescribed for her such as Buprenorphine. I would recommend not feeding her any additional food unless it is canned food or dry food with ample amounts of water. Also encouraging her to drink will be very helpful. In the end, however, she needs urgent medical care.

Answered By
DR. JENNIFER LADD, DVM

A. I am glad to hear you are taking her to the vet. Unfortunately there is not much you can do for her unless you


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