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by JFink
Fri Nov 15, 2019 3:28 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: 3mo Kitten - Grade 4 Heart Murmur
Replies: 12
Views: 738

Re: 3mo Kitten - Grade 4 Heart Murmur

Update on my sweet girl, Muse. I noticed she was having breathing problems over the last week or so. She was starting to heave, nostrils flaring, noisy and labored breathing too. Took her into the vet and my fears were confirmed. She had fluid in her chest. They did a chest tap, and sure enough, her...
by JFink
Thu Apr 18, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: 3mo Kitten - Grade 4 Heart Murmur
Replies: 12
Views: 738

Re: 3mo Kitten - Grade 4 Heart Murmur

Thank you everyone for your thoughts, opinions, sharing your own experiences, and your prayers! Muse's heart murmur was evaluated at a 3 on Tuesday when we took her. It went down from a 4! Additionally, we got another test done which came back negative for heart structural issues! The vet confirmed ...
by JFink
Mon Apr 15, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: 3mo Kitten - Grade 4 Heart Murmur
Replies: 12
Views: 738

Re: 3mo Kitten - Grade 4 Heart Murmur

The kitten (Muse is her name) is super spunky, loves to play, doesn't act like anything is affecting her and continues to steal more and more of my heart. Yesterday she tried me out for sleeping, went to my husband, the dog, then came back to me, cuddled up on my chest and slept for 20 minutes. Aahh...
by JFink
Wed Apr 10, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: 3mo Kitten - Grade 4 Heart Murmur
Replies: 12
Views: 738

Re: 3mo Kitten - Grade 4 Heart Murmur

I know the kitten received vaccinations, etc. But no, I don't think the vet actually did a check on her before I received her. I believe the breeder administered these. She is unaware of any heart issues within this line, so this is new to her. She did promise to get the other kitten I am interested...
by JFink
Tue Apr 09, 2019 3:31 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: 3mo Kitten - Grade 4 Heart Murmur
Replies: 12
Views: 738

3mo Kitten - Grade 4 Heart Murmur

We just adopted a super sweet, loving, chocolate spotted Ocicat. We have had her since Saturday, and I am already in love with her... So, I'm sure you can imagine the heartbreak I experienced when I took her to the vet yesterday to get her checked over and found out she has a grade 4 heart murmur. I...