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nudeinred Thu 30-Nov-17 20:25:31

Sitting with my much loved cat as she seems to drift away from me. She doesn’t seem to be in pain, but is very lethargic, very old, and today seems to be struggling much more than usual, limping and finding corners to lie down. We’re keeping each other company, and I don’t know for certain this is it, just a gut feeling that she seems different. Just thought I’d see if anyone was around to keep us company.

Yetanothernamechange1234 Thu 30-Nov-17 20:26:34

Am here; hope you and your sweet girl are ok. She will know you are there and she is loved.

Thinking of you x

Wolfiefan Thu 30-Nov-17 20:27:40

I'm sorry. Has she seen a vet? I'm afraid cats are notorious for hiding pain.

DancesWithOtters Thu 30-Nov-17 20:45:52

I'm here OP. How old is she? Will she eat some tuna or cheese? Something that is usually a treat?

Give her a stroke from me x

Want2beme Thu 30-Nov-17 20:54:38

What's she doing now? Has she settled down? Pop her to the vet tomorrow and see what they think. It's very unsettling when they reach their twilight years.

PinkSparklyPussyCat Thu 30-Nov-17 21:07:59

Hand hold here as well. It’s so hard, they are such a huge part of our lives. Give her a gentle stroke from me flowers

nudeinred Thu 30-Nov-17 21:25:55

Thank you for your kind messages. Yes, she’s booked in to see the vet tomorrow morning. She’s settled down at the moment, but will only lie on the floor.

DancesWithOtters Thu 30-Nov-17 21:34:27

Let us know how tomorrow goes OP.

She sounds very lucky to be so well loves.

Wolfiefan Thu 30-Nov-17 21:35:19

Can you make her a comfy bed on the floor? Will you sleep close by her tonight? Poor baby and poor you. flowers

Vinorosso74 Thu 30-Nov-17 22:59:19

How is she? I agree keep her warm, comfy and close to you overnight.

Nefer795 Thu 30-Nov-17 23:59:20

She's lucky to have you there, she knows she's loved. Enjoy the time you have with her, lots of cuddles. We'll be thinking of you tomorrow.

brogueish Fri 01-Dec-17 09:18:35

So sorry to read this. Sending you both kind thoughts this morning flowers

BulletFox Fri 01-Dec-17 09:30:45

Aww how old is she? Wishing you lots of strokes and cuddles and purrs and peace x

DancesWithOtters Fri 01-Dec-17 16:17:25

How are you OP?

Want2beme Sun 03-Dec-17 00:36:40

How's everything OP? Has there been any improvement?

Weedsnseeds1 Sun 03-Dec-17 00:56:17

How did it go at the vet?

OtterInDisgrace Mon 04-Dec-17 19:55:30

Oh poor little thing. Thinking of you both, op

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