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ok I'll sent the pics up. It's happening not on the front of her head but on the top. I have worked at 3 different Vet offices and its not ear mites. (by the way i don't pay for this net connection, and people don't ask for help to be treated like that.) So I'll go take those pics.
Here is an informational article from the American Society for the Protection of Animals that I found very helpful with my cat's bald patch. He has the same, small patch above just one of his ears. It sounds like it is normal unless there is bleeding, chafing, oozing, rash, or redness. I know this post is old, but just thought I would share in case anyone else out there is searching for good information and simple solutions to common kitty cat problems. Here's the link:
My Russian Blue/Maine Coon suddenly developed bald spots on his head after we were away for less than two days. Our daughter came over, fed and watered him and played with him morning and night while we were gone and so he was not alone 24/7 and he was raised with her as well. He is 13 and has been healthy other than a heart issue which he is on Lasix for and has tolerated it well. He has otherwise been healthy, but does not tolerate turkey or fish (who woulda thought...fish!) so he eats chicken and beef based diets. We did get new furniture with fabric guard furniture protection several weeks ago, but had not noted him rubbing against it. He occasionally sleeps in one of the chairs, but has no similar fur loss from legs, paws, ets so we kind of have ruled that out.
The spots started out small er, so we took him to the vet last weekend and the vet had no idea what it is. Said it did not appear to be ringworm or a viral infection. No fleas or mites and thought it could simply be a bacterial issue or stress. Gave us anti-bacterial/anti-microbial topical pads to wipe on the spots twice a day four days ago. Spots now starting to look larger and more red. No other areas seem to be losing hair; only head hair seems to be coming off in small clumps. Guess this will be another $120 . visit to the vet unless one of you kind cat lovers has been through this before and has some guidance. Thanks so much
As an update, it appears that Montgomery's hair is slowly starting to grow in. I say appears since it takes a magnifying glass to see the tiny hairs, but to me it seems they are there. We stopped using the topical wipes the vet dispensed as they were making his spots look red and irritated. After stopping his scalp looked white and the rednssd subsided so I hope we are on the right track. No soreness and he likes to have his head massaged. In totality, I think it was stress overall. We'll see.