It's sad to camgirl kitten that he might not get to enjoy his favorite toys anymore if catnip is the problem. Thank you Fran for your ideas. To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. It just dawned on me though that one thing that has been constant is catnip. Options Quote message in reply?
Molly - Age: 27
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I don't want my precious boy to have another swollen tongue. Cali, Cinderella, Cleo and Charlee To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. Gastrointestinal symptoms usually accompany a food allergy, so it is important to avoid feeding your cat food to which he or she has a known allergy.
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Maybe your kitty is not allergic to catnip but to something on a toy that he carries - lead paint, leather tanning treatment, fur dye, chemical on feathers?
What is Bothering Your Cat? It Could Be Feline Allergies
A cat's response to catnip is mediated through the olfactory system, or sense of smell. As with any scent, the active ingredient of the scent source enters the nasal . Since the beginning of this year my himalayan cat has had three episodes were his tongue swells up and the vet has yet to pinpoint the reason. encounter with your cat is an allergy to something within your cat's environment Some cats have an allergy to catnip, which is an herb that normally makes cats.
Kiki - Age: 32
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It's sad to think that he might not get to enjoy his favorite toys anymore if catnip is the problem. How do allergies affect asthma?
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I saw nothing on several websites that mentioned swollen tongues. From food to pollen, a rundown of common cat allergies. It seems to be an allergic response to something, so he has been through a number of food trials currently on prescription diet to eliminate possible food allergy and we've had to eliminate many other items from the house that he could get into or be exposed to. This happens when their immune systems become sensitive to substances present in their surroundings. I've never heard of it either, but allergies can develop to just about anything, so I suppose it's worth looking into.
Maggie - Age: 34
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From food to pollen, a rundown of common cat allergies. Since he has access to it all the time, either through toys or treats, I'm thinking this flare-up must be something else. You would think since it is not happening to him all the time that the food and things he is exposed to daily wouldn't be the cause.
Since the beginning of this year my himalayan cat has had three episodes were his tongue swells up and the vet has yet to pinpoint the reason. Does catnip really cause allergies to cats? Here's how to determine if your cat's allergies are caused by this plant or something else. These cats will roll and rub on catnip with the type of enthusiasm suffer from allergies, and a low percentage of them may be allergic to catnip.