sick eight week old kitten

by Ricky McMahon
(Casa Grande, Arizona)

hi i have a 8 week old kitten we brought him home at six weeks he was pooping and peeing in litter box already and eating kitten food and was very playful one night he was throwing up now he barely eats and drinks and doesnt play at all just lays around im really worried please give me your advice thank you..

Answer by Kate
kittens are very prone to picking up illnesses and they can go down hill very quickly too if not treated.

it is impossible to say what is causing your kitten to be ill but the symptoms do sound severe and he needs to see a vet as soon as possible. dehydration can kill very quickly especially in a kitten.

please get him to a vets as soon as you can

i hope he recovers soon

best wishes Kate

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