Thank you replying. It is so hard to watch a seemingly healthy cat be put down in the course of 2 days. A 3 year rabies shot was just something we were trying to pin it to. Our 7 year old female has had the shot also and is in what seems to be in great health. I am just so overcome at times at how quickly he was taken from us. We were willing to spend whatever it took to make him better. Thanks again.View Thread
My 8 year old cat started having UTI symptoms in February of this year. On March 12, 2013 he was completely blocked and could not longer be catheterized so our Vet opened him up to see if she could work on his bladder that way. What she found was black masses of cancer lining his bladder and underneath it. My question is, could the 23 year rabies vaccine that he was given 3 years ago have caused this? She informed us that this was rare in cats and could not believe what she saw when she opened him up. He was in excellent health and within a month after having the UTI symptoms, he was dead. I was given a paper after he was vaccinated that said the 3 year rabies shot could cause cancer, and had I known that beforehand, I would have never allowed it to be given.View Thread
But is is only on one side of his body. He has no rash. He is on revolution and his diet is organic because if I give him store bought brands, he throws it up. He is 3 lbs overweight though because he is an indoor cat and exericse is not his regiment. He does run with his female companion. He is sterilized and other than the hair loss on his side starting a few weeks ago, he seems fine. He just had a check up in June and had his teeth cleaned, so he does see a vet regularly. Any ideas please?View Thread
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