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American Shorthair
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Home:Carterville, Illinois, IL  [I have a diary!]  
Age: 20 Years   Sex: Male   Weight: 14 lbs.

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Little Guy

Kitty Complexion:
sleepyvery active
not curiousvery curious
not vocalvery vocal

October 31st 1995

Orange & White Tabby

Sleeping with me

Me not being there to rub him

Favorite Toy:
His yellow mouse

Favorite Nap Spot:
Any place he wants

Favorite Food:
Whipped cream, dont tell my wife!

He always puts a smile on my face


Arrival Story:
He belonged to one of my best friends. When he moved out of state I took Rusty to live with us.

The best kitty ever!

Forums Motto:
Master of the world

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I've Been On Catster Since:
September 11th 2007 More than 9 years!

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Rusty Sick

Rusty is Sick

November 30th 2007 11:51 pm
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My little baby is sick. He has been withdrawn and quite for a few weeks now. Also during that time and before he has been throughing up, not coughing up a hair ball, throughing up large pills of food and water. When it first started we took him to our Vet and she thought he may feel better on a dose of tagumet(tummy medicine). We started giving it to Rusty before he ate and that seemed to work. He was on that for a week or so with no other vomit attacks. A few days after we stopped giving him his medicine he vomited again. Today he went back to the vet because he is dehydrated. He has not been eating or drinking much. The vet told us to try baby food for him to eat. Has anyone else had a situation like this happen to them?

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