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Q. My cat is vomiting her food up she is long hair cat. What can l do

Answered By
KATIE SHANNON

A. This could be due to a hairball. It is very common for cats to get, as they groom themselves, they can ingest hair which is not digestible so the body will vomit it up. Most pet supply stores will carry a hair ball remedy, which is usually an inexpensive tube of paste. You can give her this directly or some cats will eat it with food and should help with the problem. Once this is taken care of she should start eating again. If this does not work, you can try taking away food for 12 hours (still allow water) and then feed her a bland diet of boiled rice and chicken for a couple days until she seems to have stopped vomiting, then slowly reintroduce her regular food again. If you are really worried please see a vet


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