AH Aoife Hearne Aug 2, 2017. My kitten is sick and been sleeping for a long time. Make sure your cat has a warm and comfortable place to rest. And her body temperature is getting normal. Reading about the one last shot helped me to see clearly. In time the cat will return to its normal self but if the cat was used to another cat being around, it might be a good thing to introduce a new cat or kitten at some later stage, for companionship.
When the "bad days" outnumber the "good days" — days when your cat can get up and move around or breathe easily — it might be a good time to talk with your vet about ending your pet's suffering. This helped us figure out what might be wrong and what we should do.
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You may want to choose euthanasia if your cat has any of the following conditions, and they cannot be treated:. And he is keeping his mouth open. Cookies make wikiHow better. My cat is about 17-18 years old and we are trying everything to make him get better and this article helped me understand.
How can I stop my cat from hiding when he is about to die? A trip to the vet is in order.
Did this article help you? Many of the signs of imminent death are also signs of severe illness that could be cured with proper treatment.
Kelly M 23 days ago. He's 17.
If he's severely dehydrated, his eyes may also have a sunken-in appearance. My cat has to be put down because his spine dislocated and I'm finding it difficult to say goodbye. SM Susan Malone Sep 18, 2017. Cancer, lower urinary tract disease, and diabetes are also examples of potentially curable problems with symptoms similar to those of a cat who is dying. Really trying to find affordable vet, not the typical money-suckers, is very hard to do.