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Old October 12th 04, 10:57 PM
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I've wondered the same thing. I swear my cat had an upset stomach or a
"bug" one time. He threw up several times in a 24 hour period, didn't eat
much and was not acting his normal self. He's an indoor cat so I don't
think he got into something he shouldn't have. I called the vet, made an
appointment for the next day, fed him Hill's I/D (which is for intestinal
upsets), and gave him 1/4 of a pepcid. Next day he was fine, eating
normally, not vomiting. So I canceled the vet appointment. Vet tech did
tell me that cats can get upset stomachs sometimes. But it wouldn't hurt to
have your cat checked out if her condition continues for more than a day or


"Haardvark2" wrote in message
Yesterday, my cat Bear wasn't her normal self. She stayed in and rested on
couch. At that time I just figured she was napping. Nothing out of the

When I got home last night from work, I could see she wasn't feeling good.
not eating and is weak. A few moments ago she threw up but no food was

She is a healthy cat and always has been so I'm not sure what is wrong. Is
common for cats to get sick with a virus or flu like people do? She has
all her
shots so I'm hoping its just a passing illness.

I'm hoping its nothing serious and that she gets better soon. I will be
her to the vet today.