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Author Topic: Miss Lilly, of indeterminate origin and age  (Read 3399 times)
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« Reply #30 on: June 21, 2017, 12:43:44 PM »

Poor little Lilly, it does sound like she may have a pain issue. Hope the med helps!
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« Reply #31 on: June 22, 2017, 04:25:09 AM »

It does sound like she is in pain . I wonder if its arthritis ?
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« Reply #32 on: June 23, 2017, 05:51:06 AM »

The vet on the mountain (I liked her!) said she has a lot of arthritis in her back and her knees.  I need to take her to the vet again and get something for that.  She was much better on the Tramdeel.
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« Reply #33 on: June 23, 2017, 05:49:39 PM »

I know someone whose elderly cat is on gabapentin transdermal daily for arthritis. They feel it helps her a lot. So that is another option that is out there for Miss Lilly if needed.
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« Reply #34 on: June 24, 2017, 06:47:46 PM »

My old guy was on Onsior daily for over a year and he did very well on that.  No sedation, good pain relief.
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« Reply #35 on: June 28, 2017, 04:39:12 PM »

Oh, I hope Miss Lilly feels better soon, merrihart.
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« Reply #36 on: June 29, 2017, 03:32:02 AM »

She is feeling better, thanks everyone.  I'm sure it was the arthritis.  As soon as that chain of storms passed, she began to be herself again.
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« Reply #37 on: July 03, 2017, 08:07:35 PM »

Glad she is feeling better!
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« Reply #38 on: August 10, 2017, 06:46:19 AM »

So, I think I figured out the spontaneous vomit!  She throws up the shredded food, but not the puree food!

Now that I have made that connection (why did it take so long?), I can feed her more appropriately.
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« Reply #39 on: August 10, 2017, 02:51:29 PM »

That's a great discovery!

Fri isn't able to stomach shredded chicken or tuna unless it is served at dinnertime. 

I'm so glad you found the connection!
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« Reply #40 on: August 11, 2017, 02:31:05 PM »

If you don't have a mini food processor , they work great to turn cans of shreds into pate . Glad you figured it out !
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