Thursday, December 13, 2018
Metamucil for cats

Metamucil (Psyllium) For Cats – Uses and Dosage

Metamucil is the brand name of psyllium,  a bulk-forming laxative and cholesterol-lowering product made by Proctor and Gamble. It is made from the husks...

Common Causes of Scabs on Cats

Causes at a glance Flea bite hypersensitivity (flea allergy dermatitis) Feline acne Ear edge dermatitis Ringworm Allergies Crusty scabs on cat's ears: Solar dermatitis, sunburn,...

Gastric Motility Disorders in Cats

Gastric motility is the movement of food through the body. This process starts when food enters the mouth and is chewed and swallowed, passing...
Signs of chronic kidney disease in cats

Warning Signs of Chronic Kidney Disease in Cats

Kidney (renal) disease is a loss of function of the kidneys which are responsible for filtering toxins from the blood. It can be acute...
Cat limping

Cat Limping – Common Causes of Lameness in Cats

Limping is a common symptom and can affect the front or the hind limbs. It can be acute (sudden onset) or chronic (slow and...
Cystocentesis in cats

Cystocentesis For Cats – Indications, Risks and Side Effects

A cystocentesis is a routine veterinary procedure with the use of a needle and syringe that is inserted through the abdominal wall to obtain...
Non -recognition aggression after a trip to the veterinarian

Non-Recognition Aggression-Cats Fighting After A Trip To The Veterinarian

Most pet professionals and pet owners know the common types of aggression in cats are petting induced, predatory, fear induced, play, redirected and territorial....
Cimetidine for cats

Cimetidine (Tagamet) For Cats-Uses, Dosage, Side-Effects

Cimetidine is an over the counter histamine 2 blocker or histamine H₂ receptor antagonist. It works by inhibiting the production of stomach acid by...
Adopt a less adoptable pet week

Adopt A Less Adoptable Pet Week

24th - 30th September is Adopt a Less Adoptable Pet Week, which highlights the plight of those pets who aren't as adoptable younger and...
Things not to do to a cat

Things We Should Never Do To A Cat

At a glance: Punish a cat Scruff a cat Throw a cat Pull a cat's tail Pick a cat up by the tail Give...