Is My Cat Going To Be Okay? (traumatic experience)?
When we got home the fire had gone out on it's own.
There was ash and smoke residue on every thing...
I found the cat hiding under the couch.
We had to stay somewhere that night and couldn't bring the cat anywhere and he just ran outside anyway. He didn't come back until we came home the next morning.
That day we found a hotel that allowed small pets.
Before we brought him there he was eating and drinking fine.
Then we brought him to the hotel room.
the room isn't too big since we got two and I'm the only person staying in this one.
So my cat is staying with me.
I brought his regular food, his bowl that I cleaned and his favorite treats.
I even bought a new toy for him since all of his were covered in ash.
We've been in the hotel for 2 days and one night.
He hasn't eaten since he got here.
He's peed twice.
He stays under the covers or in one of the corners.
He has looked around a bit but always goes back to hiding.
I pick him up and bring him to his food but he just walks away.
I put treats right in front of him but he doesn't do anything.
He did seem a little happier for few hours but then I had to leave to help my parents and talk with the insurance people which took at least 3 or 4 hours.
When I got back he just stayed in hiding.
I'm not sure what to do.
I can't call the vet at the moment because it's nighttime but I'm afraid to wait until morning.
I'm scared that if I wait too long something bad might happen.