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Emergency poisoning in cats

Emergency Procedures For Toxin Exposure In Cats

Ocular (eye)   Dermal (skin)   Inhalation   Ingestion We take a look at some emergency procedures for toxin exposure the cat's carer can utilise, before continuing...
Root canal treatment for cats

Root Canal Treatment For Cats – What Is It?

Also known as endodontic treatment, a root canal is a dental treatment in which the inside of the tooth (nerve, dentin, and pulp) is...
Pre-anesthetic bloodwork

Pre-Anesthetic Bloodwork – What Is It & Does My Cat Need It?

What is pre-anesthetic bloodwork? Pre-anesthetic bloodwork is a blood test which veterinarians recommend before a cat undergoes general anesthesia. While not compulsory in most veterinary...
Common causes of limping in cats

9 Common Causes of Limping in Cats and Their Treatment

At a glance Arthritis Abscess Cancer Soft tissue injury Claw injury Cruciate ligament rupture Patellar luxation Broken bone Hip dysplasia   Limping (also referred to as...

Culture and Sensitivity Test For Cats – What Is it?

Also known as sensitivity testing, C & S, or antimicrobial susceptibility, a culture and sensitivity is a diagnostic test to determine which antibiotic will be...

8 Common Eye Problems in Cats – Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

At a glance Uveitis Conjunctivitis Glaucoma Retinal detachment Blepharitis Dry eye Corneal ulcer Cataracts Overview Cats are susceptible to several eye problems, which have the potential...
Baytril for cats

Baytril (Enrofloxacin) For Cats-Uses, Side-Effects & Safety

Baytril is a broad-spectrum antibiotic that is manufactured by the Bayer company. The medication is FDA approved for use in several animals which includes...
Fractured cat tooth

Dental Fracture (Broken Tooth) in Cats-Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Dental fractures are a break in the hard outer layer of the teeth (enamel), which can penetrate through to the underlying tissue or roots. The...
Rectal prolapse in cats

Rectal Prolapse in Cats – Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

A rectal prolapse is a rare condition in which one or more of the inner layers of the rectum (the end portion of the...
A to Z of veterinary abbreviations

A to Z Guide to Veterinary Abbreviations

A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X Y Z A ā Ante (before) A- Not eating AA Affected...

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