Keep an eye out for signs of abscess

Keep an eye out for signs of abscess

It's not uncommon for your outdoor cat to come home with a scratch or two. But even a slight graze can get infected.

The knowledgeable team at Somerset Animal Hospital recommends looking out for these common signs of a bite-wound abscess:

  • Hair loss
  • A foul smell
  • Loss of appetite
  • Fever
  • Lethargy


If you're worried about your feline friend, a qualified veterinarian from Somerset Animal Hospital can help. Call now to arrange for cat wound care services at our animal hospital in Somerset, MA.