Q. My 15 year old cat just shook & fell off the couch where she was sleeping beside me. When she got up, she was limping on her hind leg& walked sideways

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A. She may have injured herself in the fall. If she doesn't resume a normal gait, get her in to see your vet. She may have been dreaming, but she may have also had a mild seizure. As an older cat, she should have comprehensive bloodwork every six months or so to make sure all her organs are functioning correctly.

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