Sunday, February 17, 2019

Rapid Breathing in Cats – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Cause      Symptoms      Diagnosis      Treatment      Home care   At a glance: Rapid breathing is a serious and life-threatening condition in which the cat breathes...

Cryptococcosis in Cats – Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Symptoms   How does it affect cats?   Diagnosis   Treatment Cryptococcosis is a common infectious disease caused by the yeast-like fungus Cryptococcus neoformans. This fungus is widespread in the environment...

Cesarean Section in Cats-Indications, Procedure & Recovery

What is a c section?   Indications   Signs of birthing problems  How is a c section performed?   Home care At a glance: About: A cesarean...

How Much Water Should A Cat Drink?

Cats should have approximately 8 fluid ounces or 240 ml of water per day. This is will come from your cat's diet as well...

Pleural Effusion in Cats-Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

About     Causes     Symptoms     Diagnosis     Treatment     Prognosis About: Pleural effusion is an abnormal buildup of fluid up in the pleural cavity, the thin fluid-filled space that...

Cytauxzoonosis (bobcat fever) in Cats-Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

What is cytauxzoonosis?   Transmission   Symptoms   Diagnosis   Treatment   Prevention Image Linda Tanner What is cytauxzoonosis? Also known as bobcat fever, cytauxzoonosis is a serious and often...

Tick Borne Diseases in Cats-Types, Symptoms & Treatment

  What are ticks?   Lyme disease  Cytauxzoonosis    Tularemia   Hemobartonellosis   Babesiosis   Tick paralysis What are ticks? Ticks are small ectoparasites, meaning they live on the outside of their...

Hay Fever In Cats – Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

What is hayfever?   Symptoms   Diagnosis   Treatment Image courtesy Chad Horwedel. What is hayfever? Allergic rhinitis is an allergic reaction affecting mostly the nose. Hay...

Visiting A Sick Cat At The Vet

Sometimes it may be necessary for your cat to stay at the veterinary surgery for a period of time to be treated for and/or...

Limb Amputation And Recovery In Cats

About: Affectionately referred to as tripod cats, leg amputation is surgical removal of the limb. Cats are such agile creatures, it is hard to imagine...