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My primary concern in a cat would be a saddle thrombus in which a blood clot at the end of the spine is cutting off blood circulation to the back legs. This is a medical emergency that can result in hind leg paralysis or death if not treated by a veterinarian very soon.

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Q: What does it mean when a cat has cold back paws?
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