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Q. My cat is 1 and has diarrhea (5 days), dark/blood in urine(1 day) and also seems to be bloated. Drinking alot and frequently urinating. Help

A. I would strongly recommend to take her to your veterinarian as soon as possible. These signs may be compatible with gastrointestinal and urinary tract diseases. Given especially the blood in the urine and the other signs you mentioned a trip to the vet is definitively worthy.

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DR. MASSIMO ORIOLES, DVM, MRCVS

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A. These are very severe signs! if you have not taken her to the vet already, you should take her immediately as blood in the urine is a sign of infection or bladder inflammation that needs immediate treatment.

This could be related to the stress she is enduring as a result of the diarrhea, which also needs to be diagnosed and treated ASAP.

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DAVID ELBEZE, DVM, MRCVS

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