Q. My cat has fever constipation, and lethargy. One vet said small intestine blockage but he didn't do xray or blood work. He is 1.6 yrs old. Ten pound n

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A. If a blockage is suspected on examination, it must be quite obvious. Has he eaten anything he shouldn't have ? Any strings or possible foreign bodies ingested ? If there is a foreign object he can develop peritonitis. Either way if you are not happy about the diagnosis, take him to a different vet. He needs treatment.

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