Cats And Kidney Disease: What You Need To Know
Congenital (existing at birth) and developmental kidney diseases are part of a group of diseases in which the kidney may be abnormal in its ability to function normally, or may be abnormal in appearance, or both.
Feeding Your New Kitten
Kittens are more likely to thrive on a diet specifically formulated for its growth, and we tell you what to promote and avoid when feeding your feline during its early years.
Top 10 Most Serious Cat Diseases
Almost a dozen of the deadliest diseases for a dog or cat are examined along with treatments, mortality rates, and potential cures for the afflictions.
Why Is My Cat Losing Weight?
My 12 year cat is losing weight, so I've been giving her extra food. She eats all of it and begs for more, but she isn't putting the weight back on.
Cats And Leukemia Virus Infection (FeLV)
This article courtesy of PetMD.com. Feline Leukemia Virus Infection (FeLV) in Cats Feline leukemia virus (FeLV) is a disease that impairs the cat’s immune system and causes certain types of cancer. This virus is responsible for a majority of deaths in household cats, affecting all breeds. Males are more likely to contract the infection than […]
Cats And Conjunctivitis
This article courtesy of PetMD.com. Conjunctivitis in Cats Conjunctivitis refers to the inflammation of the moist tissues in a cat’s eye, which are the portions of the eye located near the globe and up to the edge of the cornea — the front part of the eye. It can cause the cat’s eye to discharge […]
Cats And Distemper
This article courtesy of PetMD.com. Feline Panleukopenia Virus in Cats Feline Panleukopenia virus (FPV), also commonly referred to as feline distemper, is a highly contagious and life-threatening viral disease in the cat population. This virus affects the rapidly dividing blood cells in the body, primarily the cells in the intestinal tract, bone marrow, and in […]
Cats And Lymphoma
This article courtesy of PetMD.com. Cancer of the Lymphocytes in Cats Lymphoma is a type of cancer that originates in the lymphocyte cells. A type of white blood cell, lymphocytes play an important and integral role in the body’s defenses in the immune system. There are two forms of lymphocytes: B and T cells. Lymphoma […]
Alternative Medicine For Cats With Cancer?
Cats with cancer are often treated with both conventional therapies such as surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy, plus many alternative therapies including dietary therapy, herbal therapy, acupuncture, homeopathy, and nutritional supplementation.