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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 07-28-2005, 02:34 PM Thread Starter
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I have a rescued pedigree British Blue who is approaching her 20th birthday. I've had her two years now.
just recently she has started to bump into things.
I cannot detect any kind of cloudyness in her eyes or anything else unusual, although in sunlight they do not contract down to slits like they used to.
I realise that old age plays a great deal in a cats health, but is their anything I could do for her that won't cost the earth?
Oh she has a dribbling bladder problem too, but that may or may not be relevent.

I realise that the answer is proberbly no, but it is just so frustrating to see her like this.
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 07-28-2005, 04:21 PM
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Mt cat has hyperthyroidism and it could lead to high blood pressure that could cause sudden blindness if it pops the vessels to her eyes. We changed vets for a second opinion, and now are getting proper care.

I don't know too much else right now as I am still aquiring information. I suggest a search on this forum as many old post offer good stuff.
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