You might want to look into low phosphorus foods or foods made for older cats in the event his constipation is kidney related. My cat gets prescription food, but there are many lower phosphorus foods that aren’t prescription, like Weuva chicken Turkey topsy turvy.
Has your cat’s bloodwork been taken recently? Nausea and constipation are both signs of kidney disease, which often happens to older cats. Blockages can also hurt kidneys if there was any urine backing up. Has his urine output increased? If you haven’t run some bloodwork on him recently it might...
Hi, has your vet ever talked to you about famciclovir? Really kicked the herpes out of my cat. It’s an antiviral pill. Saved his eye and possibly his life. Not cheap, but still less expensive than a vet visit if you prefer vet around or have GoodRx.
What's your favorite cup of coffee like?
Hi! Long time no visit. I like my coffee strong and sometimes flavored. Not dark roasted, something like a Colombian. Hazelnut, usually. But it has to be strong. I do prefer locally roasted, too, from the local coffee place in WVa.
I’m so glad you got this checked out. My worry was you were feeling hard stool in his colon, a sign of megacolon (being overweight is a risk factor). You did the right thing, and now you know a good vet for cats!!