you need
  • - mineral oil
  • - immune-boosting drugs (such as "Vitafel»)
  • - antivirals
  • - syringes standard volume (2, 5, and 10 mL)
  • - towel
Guide
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Remember, whether the cat vaccinated against panleukopenia (feline distemper) - a viral disease, also known as infectious enteritis.Infection distemper occurs on contact with saliva or feces of infected animals.The virus persists for long periods in the environment (on the grass, etc.), so walking in the street for unvaccinated animal can be dangerous.Symptoms: sunken eyes, pain (the cat all the time lying on his stomach, tucked under his front legs), failure od food and water, frothy vomiting, diarrhea with dark green stool or bloody.A cat may look at a lo
ng time bowl of water, and the swallowing reflex is triggered.
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Measure the temperature of the animal.To avoid scratches, wrap the cat in a towel, leaving only the outside of the head and back of the torso.Lubricate the tip of an ordinary thermometer vaseline (or any other) butter, put the cat on the left side and gently insert the tip into the anus.Wait 3-5 minutes.The temperature of a healthy cat does not exceed 38 degrees.Panleukopenia When the temperature rises to 40-41 degrees.Lowering the temperature can talk about muscle weakness and dehydration.
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feel the belly of the cat by palpation.This procedure requires two people: one is to keep both hands to the front and rear paws cat, the other - to diagnose.Cat must be put to one side.Muscle tension, the presence of cones and seals indicate an increase in the lymph nodes or intestinal stagnation of feces.
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confirm or refute the diagnosis and prescribe treatment can only seasoned vet.At the slightest suspicion of infectious enteritis, cat should be immediately brought to the veterinary clinic.A high probability of death, but with timely diagnosis and proper treatment, the death of the animal is avoided.Typically cat assigned: to bed, forced drink, glucose injection, immunoglobulin ("Vitafel" "Immunovet" "Globfel-4", etc.) and antiviral drugs ("Fosprenil" "anandin" "kamedony" andet al.).
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If you do not have the time and desire each time to carry the cat to the clinic, you can leave the animal hospital treatment (which is very expensive cost) or injections yourself at home, after consultation with a veterinarian about the techniqueadministration (subcutaneously or intramuscularly) and the dosage regimen.Advance purchase syringes and essential drugs.To perform the required injection of mind, confidence and precision.Your pet instantly feel panic, begin to worry and be pulled out.
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specific reason for the refusal to eat may be constipated.The water in this animal rarely uses.Normally, the cat must defecate 1-2 times a day.The absence of the chair more than a day can indicate stagnation of feces.The reasons may be different - the accumulation in the intestine lick wool etc.Yield: receiving vaseline oil at the rate of 1 ml per 1 kg of animal body weight.Enter the oil into a syringe without a needle.Ask someone to hold a cat and open her mouth.To avoid inhalation, pour the medicine into the middle of the language rather than the throat.It is better to give the oil on an empty stomach in the morning.Mineral oil is not absorbed, but only lubricates and coats the intestines, helping the stool come out naturally.The result comes after 6-8 hours.If the cat has not emptied, repeat the procedure on the second day.If there is abundant vomiting and high anxiety animal, contact your veterinarian.