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Q. My cat has something wrong with his front right leg.Its not his lower leg but upper.I think its broke & have no $ for a vet.Plz tell me what I can do?

A. Some fractures can heal in cats without treatment sometimes, although it will not heal as well as a surgery would fix it. you could try contacting a cat/animal charity in your area to try and get some funding to at least diagnose what's wrong.

In the meantime - cage rest is advice - find a big enough crate and put your cat in the crate, she might need cage rest for 4-6 weeks if she isn't treated by a vet.

Answered By
DAVID ELBEZE, DVM, MRCVS

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