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13 Aug 2007

Weird
Good day.
I have a 5 cats, of which 2 is female and 3 is male. All my cats have been neutered exept the one female. She is white of colour, a normal housecat and is 6 years old. Since she has been a kitten, she loves to eat raw potato skins. I live in a street where everybody has cats, especially males. However, in these six years she has never once fell pregnant. I have heard from someone that in nature female cats can be infertile and that they are called "queens". Is this true? This morning I saw blood in her urine and her private parts are quite swollen. Do cats also go on heat? Or might there being something else wrong with her. Can it be the extreme cold weather we have been experiencing? I love my cats to death and this really bothers me. Thank you.
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01 Jan 0001

Queen is the term used to differentiate a female cat from a male - males are called Toms. When speyed they are called neuters usually. Please have your cat seen to as she may be suffering from cystitis - inflammation of the bladder. It is often seen in cats when the weather is wet and cold.
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