A cat that sleeps on a couch can get sat on. *Wag! In cats it may occur due to a variety of causes, the most common of which is a motor vehicle accident. I have accidentally hit my cats with the footrest of the couch, kicked them while walking down a dark hallway, and various other things that *do* hurt (never on purpose!) She would have to hit the wall fairly hard to head get a concussion, and I suspect she may just be tired or a little sore after all of that. Could i have hurt it bad? I can't tell you how many times my kitten has hit his head on the coffee table. but wouldn’t cause a traumatic injury. Head trauma is a blunt or penetrating injury occurring to the head. Or a vase or other heavy object can fall off a shelf and hit the animal on the head, causing concussion. Probably OK: It is unlikely that you hit your head with enough force on the freezer door to cause any serious damage. Keep an eye on your kitty. Is it ok to leave a kitten alone for 3 days? ? I hope that all goes well for her. She presents no injures whatsoever, walks perfectly fine and doesnt seem to have any pain. The guy tipped over enough to hit his head on a cross brace when I turned a corner. Perhaps your cat scratched or bit you during playtime. Medications to reduce the brain swelling will be administered to your cat as well. just go up to it, and give it lots of hugs, and make it feel like ur truely sorry:) if he still runs away, then make sure u can grab it sometime...he will forgive u no matter what! I feel sooo bad for him but he seems to run around happy as a clam. Hope this helps and that your cat perks up soon! First, the vet will attempt to stabilize your cat by administering oxygen and IV fluids. Basically, it is a form a tag and you are “it.” However, as others have said, you might need to check the food dishes and litter box. It can also occur when the cat accidentally falls from a great height or down a flight of stairs. Some advice for what to do if you hit … I was eating and the second I moved my elbow my cat jumped up on the armrest and I knocked her straight in the face. hi i bump, my head two weeks ago. We found him abandoned, posted pictures, tried the local vet and shelter, not chipped, so we ended up keeping him. I was inside the car while it suddenly had a full break, I hit the left side of my head on the inside bumper. No worries. Thank you for your question. I'm going to be Alexis' mom! Don’t look for her. If you hit another type of animal, such as a cat or a fox, you are not required by law to report it but you might want to contact the police anyway.³. It wasn’t my fault, but when I used to drive a wheelchair transport van, a bracket that holds the wheelchairs down failed. never is there. He was extremely underweight. The phone weighs 8 oz. He meows and meows for food or treats or going in and out every time you walk by, as if he hasn't been fed or literally just come in or out. While your immediate response may have been to strike back — never ever hit your cat. I'm asking about this because I just want to make sure my cat is okay. Remember: cats are not vengeful or malicious, they are merely responding to being frightened. Hit top of my head when bending down in fridge and stood up quick hit it on freezer door.Still hurts giving me head ache.Should i worry? Hopefully, it is just a bruise, but a golf ball could break a bone or cause more serious internal injury if it hit her stomach area at all. Head trauma can vary in severity depending on the location your cat was hit and the impact of the blow. this could perhaps be a sort of circumstances you play on the "retard" and different stereotypes to get sympathy for the youngster.) She has bonked her head at least 2 other times since August and she has moments where she goes from calm to spastic in a split second. I'm sure it's totally fine! Does my cat know I'm pregnant even though she is spayed? 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