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Q. My cat is 20 yrs old. Acts fine, but vomits white foam every few days. She stays indoors. Thanks for your help

A. Monitor very closely for any weight loss, altered thirst or appetite which may indicate an internal problem such as kidney disease which is common in older cats. A urinalysis may be worthwhile at her age to rule out any kidney compromise as this can cause mild nausea and gastritis (inflammation of the stomach lining). Be sure to feed a food suitable for mature cats, a soft food may be easier for her at this age

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LINDSEY EDWARDS MVB, BSC, IVCA

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