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Vet Visit

May 16th 2012 3:53 pm
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Today I went to the vet. I meowed a little in the car, but mostly I was an excellent traveler. It was a beautiful, sunny day and the windows were cracked, allowing fresh air and new smells to breeze in and circle around me.

Anyway, I went to the vet because I've been having wheezing attacks at night and Meowmy was worried that I have developed asthma. She has asthma and knows how scary it can be.

Everyone was nice to me and called me handsome! The vet said he could hear that my lungs were congested, and says it could be asthma. He gave me a shot and told Meowmy to keep an eye on me and see how I respond in the next few days.


NOTE FROM MEOWMY: The vet wants to determine that this really is asthma, because he suggested there could be other reasons for Legaly's symptoms. Please keep your paws crossed that it is only asthma, something that we can learn to manage, and not something worse!

 
Purred by: Zeke (Catster Member)

May 16th 2012 at 5:10 pm

My paws are crossed and I am purring loudly that isn't anything serious....I have asthma and I get the mask with the inhaler...I am doing so much better...it took Mom 2 years for a vet to figure out what was wrong with me....so we know how your Mom feels...

hugs and purrs
Zeke
Purred by: Simba (Catster Member)

May 16th 2012 at 5:10 pm

I hope it's just allergies and not asthma, I have asthma and it skeers my momcat at times. We're purring for you buddy.

Purrs Simba
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May 17th 2012 at 8:04 am

We are purring and praying that it isn`t anything seriuous buddy!

This must be very skeery at times for your meowmy! ((Big Hugs))
Love & Purrs,
Dante & Dexter
Purred by: Maizy (Catster Member)

May 17th 2012 at 8:33 am

Hope you feel better. sending our purrs
Purred by: Rex (Catster Member)

May 21st 2012 at 12:10 am

Concats on your diary of the day honor my friend. I hope you have a pawtastic day.

Purrs Rex
Purred by: ♥Harley-Dreamette 2 (Catster Member)

May 21st 2012 at 4:05 am

congrats on your DOTD.......paws crossed that it is nothing serious.....keep me updated.
hugs & kisses
harley
Purred by: MILO BLUE EYES DB# 73 (Catster Member)

May 21st 2012 at 5:19 am

WOW~!!!! Diary o' da Day~! Concatz big time, Legaly~! What a pawsome honor~! I shur hope dat asthma iz unner control 'n nothin' else serious comez up, good buddy~! Purrin' fur U~purrz purrz purrz~!!! Purrlease do keep us updated~!!

Nudgez 'n love,
MILO 'n MALLEE
Purred by: Squirrel (Catster Member)

May 21st 2012 at 6:41 am

We will be purring for you.
And concats on your diary pick.
Love,
Squirrel & Kitcat
Purred by: Orange Ruffy (Catster Member)

May 21st 2012 at 7:31 am

Hi,
I have this sort of problem, especially this time of year. I have found that what helps is an air purifier. Mom got me one and it does me well. I actually had to have my 'lungs washed' awhile back. It was a scary thing, but I am better now. But I still wheeze and have much the same problem.

Maybe an air purifier would help?
Purred by: FishStick (Catster Member)

May 21st 2012 at 9:22 am

Goshies Legolas!

*paw pushes Kleenex box over to Legolas...*

Maybe you shud stay inside this time'a year : )

Huggs,
FishStick
Purred by: WeBeesSiameezers (Catster Member)

May 21st 2012 at 10:01 am

Sorry about your breathing troubles.
Hope that by now you are feeling some improvement.

Concatulations on being Diary of the Day!
DIARY OF THE DAY!
We hope your day will be furtastic and fun!
Purrs!
Pipo & Minko
Purred by: Legolas (Legaly)-Forever Loved (Catster Member)

May 21st 2012 at 7:56 pm

Thank you Zeke, Simba, Dante, Maizy, Rex, Harley, Milo, Squirrel, Orange Ruffy, FishStick, Pipo & Minko fur your comments, purrayers and kind words!! I am definitely breathing better after my vet visit, and I think it IS asthma, and that we have found a way to manage it. My meowmy is very thankful to all of you fur thinking of me, and fur helping to celebrate my DOTD honor! Furiends like you are what make Catster so special!
Purred by: Tiny Tot (Catster Member)

May 21st 2012 at 8:25 pm

Congratulations! on your DOTD! Diary picks are so fun! Glad you had a better day and we hope each day you keep breathing better and better. Purrs and prayer for purrrrfect health
Purred by: Legolas (Legaly)-Forever Loved (Catster Member)

May 23rd 2012 at 3:11 pm

Thank you Tiny Tot! Diary picks are definitely fun! Thank you fur your kind words and thoughts.
Purred by: Casey ♥Dreamette#28 (Catster Member)

May 24th 2012 at 9:43 pm

I must have missed your Diary pick when meowy had internet issues. Concats Legolas, you DO have a way with words. *Casey blows kisses* Sending healing energy and warms purrs your way to get well soon!

XOXO, Casey
Purred by: Legolas (Legaly)-Forever Loved (Catster Member)

May 25th 2012 at 6:58 pm

Thank you fur your healing energy and purrs Casey!! XOXO

 

Legolas (Legaly)-Forever Loved


 

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