Category: Cat Diseases & Conditions

Stomach Cancer in Cats

Did you know stomach cancer in cats is a silent killer because it often goes undetected? A cat with stomach cancer rarely shows symptoms and therefore, its diagnosis and treatment are difficult. Also known as leiomyosarcoma, stomach and intestinal cancer start from the muscles of the stomach and …

What Are the Causes of Blood in Cat Urine?

Any owner would be alarmed at the site of blood in cat urine. You are no exception either. It’s incredibly upsetting to see blood drops on the bedding, in the litter box or even on the floor.  Although there are many causes of bloody urine in cats, the …

Parasites in Cats

As compared to other animals, cats are fairly easily infected with a parasitical infestation. Parasites in cats can affect them in numerous ways, from causing a mild irritation to life-threatening problems. Not only this, all parasites can transmit diseases to humans. Timely intervention is crucial to treating a …

Why Does Hair Loss in Cats Occur

Is your cat experiencing hair fall? Does the hair loss look alarming? Perhaps those bald skin patches tell that your favorite furry friend is in distress. There are many different causes of hair loss in cats, some of which are serious and can cause irritation and misery for …

Cat Scratch Disease: Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

A form of bacterial infection, cat scratch fever is caused by Bartonella Henselae bacteria. The cat scratch disease affects humans, who catch it from cats. A scratch, bite, or contact with an infected cat’s saliva doubles your risk of having this the bacterial disease. You can catch the …

Hip Dysplasia in Cats

In simple words, hip dysplasia is a disorder or malformation of the hip joint. A rare orthopedic disorder in cats, feline hip dysplasia involves the abnormal development and subsequent degeneration of the coxofermoral joint. The progressive failure of the hip joint leads to the deterioration and loss of …

Signs Your Cat Is In Pain

When it comes to pets, you want to make sure your furry friend is happy and healthy.Your kitty is an integral member of your family, and her health is crucial for her happiness. But how do you know how she is feeling? How can you tell when she …

Pilling Your Cat: How To Give Your Cat a Pill

Imagine having to pop a pill without water. This is exactly what your kitty has to do when it is on a medication therapy. Have you ever tried pilling your cat without a liquid chaser? Making them swallow a capsule or medicine without a liquid chaser is one …

Why Is Your Cat Drinking More Water Than Usual?

Even when summers are over, do you still find your kitty emptying their water bowl too frequently? Is your cat drinking more water than his usual intake? If so, you must be pondering: why is my cat drinking so much? Well, the reason could be anything, from behavioral …

Hyperthyroidism in Cats: Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Like humans, cats, too, suffer from thyroid disorders. The excessive production and concentration of thyroxine or T4 hormone in the bloodstream causes hyperthyroidism in cats. One of the most common glandular disorders in cats, hyperthyroidism can occur in any breed and affect both male and female felines. The …
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