Aa
A
A
Close
131114 tn?1380086790
My old cat was jerking, seems fine now?
i have a 15 yr. old manx &  tonight after she ate she came into the L room and i happened to look over at her and she was jerking, her whole body was jerking and kind of coughing? lasted maybe 10 or 15 seconds. never saw that before... she is on sci diet (KD for low protein) and there are no toxins in my house.
she was upright and at first i thought she was gonna hack up a hairball! but that was not it.
i went over and checked her, there were no other symptoms, and now she seems fine. i don't think i can take losing another friend right now- and specially her, she is really the sweetest thing in my life. i am freaking out. she just had a physical and checked out fine, but he did say he heard a very slight heart murmur.
any suggestions? ideas? i just lost so many of my pets- i am trying to keep her well as long as possible.
thanks all y'all!
Cancel
1 Answers
Page 1 of 1
874521 tn?1424120397
first of all I am soooo pleased that Bali got a clean bill of health from the Vet...

I don't know what this new development could be other than a seizure or an asthma attack or simply trying to dislodge a hairball? I am sending a site on asthma, scroll down and click on the WMV video, the first one...it shows a kitty having an attack watch this and see if this looks similar. if not than I think it was possibly a seizure...perhaps brought on by the truama of going to the Vets and all the handling?

I sure hope its not going to be anything so serious, I know you've been through an awful lot lately...sending some ((hugs))
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Submit Answer
A
A
Recent Activity
1383908 tn?1457405328
Blank
Sheaby commented on photo
2 mins ago
406584 tn?1399591666
Blank
10356, opus88, Jade59, and dominosarah commented on dominosarah's status
3 hrs ago
707563 tn?1455827280
Blank
Emily_MHModerator Survey link - https://goo.g... Comment
4 hrs ago
Top Cats Answerers
874521 tn?1424120397
Blank
opus88
Canada..., SK
587315 tn?1333556383
Blank
zodiacqueen
VA
7052683 tn?1392942395
Blank
CML2014
highland beach, FL
242912 tn?1402547092
Blank
Jade59
CA
134578 tn?1463413330
Blank
AnnieBrooke
OR
506791 tn?1439846583
Blank
Piparskeggr
Saint Mary's County, MD
Cats Community Resources
Top Cats Answerers
874521 tn?1424120397
Blank
opus88
Canada..., SK
587315 tn?1333556383
Blank
zodiacqueen
VA
7052683 tn?1392942395
Blank
CML2014
highland beach, FL
242912 tn?1402547092
Blank
Jade59
CA
134578 tn?1463413330
Blank
AnnieBrooke
OR
506791 tn?1439846583
Blank
Piparskeggr
Saint Mary's County, MD