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What does it mean when a cats eyes are really thin?

What does it mean when a cats eyes are really thin?

A cat’s pupils can shrink to the narrowest of slits or widen into black pools. Eyelids may be fully open, partially closed, or drawn into a squint. Causes for these changes may be emotional arousal, such as fear, aggression, pleasure, or excitement, or environmental, such as a change in ambient light levels.

Why does my cat have a thin coat?

It is very rare for a young cat to have a thyroid problem – if there is a cause it is more likely to be worms. I have a thin black cat, Ellie, and I have asked several vets about her weight, but she always gets a clean bill of health. She eats well, is very active and has clear eyes and a very shiny coat.

What does it mean when a cat has one eyelid showing but not the other?

As a note, if a cat’s inner eyelid is showing in one eye and not the other, it is still a cause for concern. It may imply a problem on one side of the body, but it still means there is an issue which needs resolving.

What does it mean when a cat’s eyes are narrowed?

Anger can also cause cat pupils to contract into slits; this is usually accompanied by growling or hissing, though. If the cat pupils are narrow and the eyes are squinted, that’s a sign of aggression. The squint helps to protect her eyes from an opponent’s claws.

Why is my cat, Katie, so thin?

We took Katie in as a stray in April and she is thin. Maybe it is because they are active. The vet said she was about a year to a year and a half also. If the vet says she is ok then there is probably nothing to worry about. When you run your hand down her back, if you do not feel all the bones of her spine then she has enough covering of flesh.

What does it mean when a cat loses hair above the eyes?

The preauricular (meaning before the ear area) alopecia or facial alopecia is when the cat loses hair and has bald patches between the eyes and the ears or above the eyes.

Anger can also cause cat pupils to contract into slits; this is usually accompanied by growling or hissing, though. If the cat pupils are narrow and the eyes are squinted, that’s a sign of aggression. The squint helps to protect her eyes from an opponent’s claws.

We took Katie in as a stray in April and she is thin. Maybe it is because they are active. The vet said she was about a year to a year and a half also. If the vet says she is ok then there is probably nothing to worry about. When you run your hand down her back, if you do not feel all the bones of her spine then she has enough covering of flesh.

It is very rare for a young cat to have a thyroid problem – if there is a cause it is more likely to be worms. I have a thin black cat, Ellie, and I have asked several vets about her weight, but she always gets a clean bill of health. She eats well, is very active and has clear eyes and a very shiny coat.