11. Fights with other cats
Cats who have been in fights with other cats should see the vet sooner rather than later. Cat fight wounds are relatively easy to treat with antibiotics if they are caught early.
If a delay occurs, an abscess may develop that requires anesthesia and surgery.
The bottom line on cat emergencies that need immediate vet attention
Cat owners should remember that the above list is not exhaustive; it is not possible to list (or even imagine) all cat emergencies. I wish to reiterate that if you are in doubt, you should call a vet, or simply go to the vet.
Tell us: Have you dealt with any cat emergencies before?