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Old 10-02-2019, 01:03 PM
 
Location: southern kansas
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"Thousands of dollars" ?? First I would definitely get another vet whose wallet is not glued to his head.
You beat me to it. Check around your area, make some calls. Even if you have to drive a ways, it might be worth it. This is only if you decide to have the surgery. Catsmom's and all the other's advice is right on about your cat's ability to handle all that's involved and her quality of life.
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Old 10-07-2019, 12:52 PM
 
Location: San Diego
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Thanks all. I don't think she'd do well with surgery and missing a leg. I've seen two vets who both want serious money to have it removed. I have one more vet scheduled.

So far they all want thousands of dollars to perform it.
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Old 10-08-2019, 01:36 AM
 
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Thats horrible......... I hope you can find someone to do it cheaper....

I wonder if they would take small payments at a time?
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Old 10-08-2019, 10:43 AM
 
Location: Kansas City, MISSOURI
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At the wild bird store I go to, they had a cat mascot that was missing a leg. It seemed to have adjusted to it fine.

Though the last time I went there they told me they'd taken the cat home because it was having kidney problems.
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