Thursday, December 13, 2018
Radioactive iodine (I-131) therapy for cats

Radioactive Iodine Treatment (I-131) For Cats

Radioactive iodine (radioiodine or I-131) is used in the treatment of hyperthyroidism which is the most common endocrine (hormonal) disorder to affect cats. Ten percent of...
Friendly breeds of cat

Friendliest Cat Breeds – Top Ten Friendly Cats

Deciding what type of cat you would like to bring into your home is an important decision that must be made prior to looking....
Mother cat and her babies

What To Do After A Cat Has Given Birth

During the birth: As caregiver, it is your role to watch over the cat but do not interfere unless there is a problem. Most...

Blood in Cat Urine (hematuria)-Causes, Diagnosis & Treatment

Causes   Accompanying symptoms   Diagnosis   Treatment   Hematuria is the presence of red blood cells in the urine. It is a symptom of an underlying disorder...

Hip Dysplasia in Cats-Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

What is hip dysplasia?   Symptoms        Diagnosis       Treatment At a glance: About: Hip dysplasia is an abnormality of the hip joint in...
Scabs on cat's back

Scabs on Cat’s Back – Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment

The presence of singular or multiple scabs on a cat's back is a common symptom and one I battled with with my own cat...
Loratadine for cats

Loratadine (Claratin) For Cats – Uses, Dosage and More

Loratadine (sold under the brand name Claratin among others) is a second-generation antihistamine used to treat allergy-related symptoms in cats. Second-generation antihistamines relieve symptoms...
How to grow catnip for cats

How To Grow Catnip For Cats – Step By Step Guide

Most cat lovers are familiar with catnip and the effect it has on cats. Catnip is a hardy and easy to grow plant. In...
Causes of smelly feces

Smelly Cat Poop-Why Does My Cat’s Poop Smell So Bad?

At a glance It is normal for feces to smell unpleasant, but it should not be overwhelming. Causes: Poor quality cat food Sudden change in...
Catnip

What Is Catnip & What Effects Does It Have On Cats?

What is catnip? Catnip is a perennial herb from the mint family labiatae, and is native to Southern and Eastern Europe and Asia. It has...