Sam I Am. After two treatments of worm medication the problem went away. Advanced Search.
Thanks for letting us know how it went. The rectum and anus function as a way of ejecting the body's waste, but this is not their only role. Prevention Anal gland problems are common. The smell you are describing, though, is completely what I smelled with one of my dogs who ended up having an intestinal yeast infection.
If you have ever experienced an atrocious odor coming from the backside of your beloved cat, you have probably had the pleasure of smelling anal gland discharge. Aside from the very foul odor, cats with impacted or infected anal glands may scoot their butts on the ground or lick excessively at fur on their hindquarters. If they are, your veterinarian will manually express the fluid by squeezing the glands. View detailed profile Advanced or search site with.
User Name. Home of King Willie the not so great 4, posts, read 3,, times Reputation: As the cat defecates, the muscles of the anal sphincter push the anal sacs toward the stool, causing them to squeeze out their contents. These itches are often associated with allergies, intestinal parasites or even fleas. City-Data Forum Message.
Advanced Search. Stinky Cat Butt? The anal glands are one of the anatomical areas where cats have it all over dogs.