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Re: The on-going ever-evolving process of feeding Mazy cat
« Reply #345 on: August 31, 2018, 02:34:38 PM »
Is 20 days the longest she has ever gone?
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Re: The on-going ever-evolving process of feeding Mazy cat
« Reply #346 on: August 31, 2018, 03:38:16 PM »
Is 20 days the longest she has ever gone?

21 days is her longest.  July 2015, the week my mother died.  That's when I discovered she had healed enough to have the beneficial fasting periods between meals.  I was gone 12 hour days for almost a week, and she never puked once during that week and for two more weeks after.  One other time she went 20 days, that was two years ago when she was having that dental/mouth problem that she couldn't eat and I was hand feeding her canned gruel and bone broth. Usually her long spans are 10-14 days.  She's had a few 18 days over the years.

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Re: The on-going ever-evolving process of feeding Mazy cat
« Reply #347 on: September 01, 2018, 08:06:34 PM »
She's varying her usual pattern.  Skipped two days instead of one before puking again. Now..if she follows pattern she will vomit for the next three days in a row, plus this morning.

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Re: The on-going ever-evolving process of feeding Mazy cat
« Reply #348 on: September 03, 2018, 09:10:01 AM »
Skipped another day (yesterday)! Hmmm........

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Re: The on-going ever-evolving process of feeding Mazy cat
« Reply #349 on: September 03, 2018, 06:44:15 PM »
I can't decide to be happy for her or nervous...
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Re: The on-going ever-evolving process of feeding Mazy cat
« Reply #350 on: September 04, 2018, 06:21:08 AM »
Skipped again.  You can be happy for us, this is new and welcome.  HeadButt

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Re: The on-going ever-evolving process of feeding Mazy cat
« Reply #351 on: September 04, 2018, 07:17:10 PM »
Brought her first supper pre-meal up with a huge wad of fur and her denosyl from lunch time.  I'm glad she got that fur up it would have blocked things pretty badly if it had tried to make it's way out the other way.  The denosyl caught up in it is typical of that, as I mentioned before.

Still this has been way better than other times when she went that long. Way better.

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Re: The on-going ever-evolving process of feeding Mazy cat
« Reply #352 on: September 09, 2018, 07:52:48 AM »
 Mazy cat never did have that 3-4 days in a row spell of vomiting after her long span!  I attribute it to the increase in her s.boulardii. I doubled her dose to a full capsule a day (1/2 am 1/2 pm) during Jennie's campylobacter treatment to help her fight off any potential contagion.  That was when she had that long 20 day spell, so I've kept her on that level.

She vomited a meal 2 days after, then 3 days after that, then 4 days after that (yesterday). Yesterday's had that foul smell, so I know something is blocking.

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Well darn, as I was writing that she was down stairs playing her Solitaire Singing Game (right after eating her 2n breakfast serving, which is unusual) and then I heard the unmistakable sound.

I wasn't surprised really as she was acting over eager for her 2nd meal and that often means she has something she needs to bring up.  I could have waited a bit longer to feed her, but I really don't think the outcome would be any different.  It was foul again, so she's got a wad of fur working it's way out the other way and until it gets out, she's going to have trouble.

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