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Can Cats Have Down Syndrome?

Vets are often asked the question, “Can cats have Down syndrome?” The short answer is no, cats can’t have Down syndrome. But there are many other medical issues that a cat might have that can seem to resemble the condition.

by Phillip Mlynar
March 24th

Bordetella Vaccine For Cats: Uses, Doses, & Side Effects

The Bordetella vaccine is given to cats to help prevent the infectious Bordetella bronchiseptica respiratory disease. Your vet can administer the vaccine to your cat; although, the decision about whether to go ahead with the vaccination depends a lot on your cat’s age and lifestyle.

by Phillip Mlynar
March 24th

Arthritis In Cats: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

Arthritis in cats is a condition that happens when the cartilage that’s between some of a cat’s bones starts to deteriorate. Depending on how severe it is, the condition can hamper a feline’s ability to get around. Here’s what you should know.

by Phillip Mlynar
March 23rd

Kitten Season: What To Do If You Find Kittens

“Kitten season,” as many people call it, lasts from about March to September in the United States, but that can vary depending on the region and climate. What if you come across a kitten or a litter of kittens somewhere? What should you do? Here are a few guidelines.

by CatTime
March 20th

Ehrlichiosis In Cats: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

Ehrlichiosis in cats is a tick-borne disease that’s believed to be caused by bacteria. If a cat catches it, the disease can infect and destroy the animal’s cells. It gets increasingly more challenging to cure the longer it afflicts a cat. Here’s what you should know.

by Phillip Mlynar
March 20th
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