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I HAVE A EGYPTIAN MUE (BLACK) SHE HAS 6 TOES ON 3 PAWS, 2 OF WHICH IS ON HER FRONT 2 PAWS. WOULD THIS DEFORMITY CAUSE HER ANY DISCOMFORT? SHE IS VERY VOCAL ABOUT WHEN SHE WANTS ATTENTION. WHEN SHE GIVING ATTENTION SHE DOES WANT IT TO STOP.

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Hi
Some cats do have extra toes, it is not really a deformity but a genetic difference. It is not painful as long as they are not deformed toes and curl underneath which would be hard to walk on.

I belive eqyptin mue are more vocal than other cats so again this is not unusual.

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Kate

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I can answer most day to day cat problems encountered by owners. I have a good understanding of cat behaviour and problems which may arise from changes to their daily routine. I can advise on cat training including litter training and general day to day cat care issues. I am not a vet and therefore cannot answer medical questions.

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