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Causes of Weight Loss in Cats – Causes and Treatment

  Causes    How much should a cat weigh?       Symptoms       Diagnosis       Treatment About: Weight loss isn't a disease in itself rather it is a sign of an underlying...

Anal Sac Disease In Cats-Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

About     Symptoms     Treatment     Prevention About:   The anal sacs (anal glands) are two small sacs located on either side of the anus at the five...

Benadryl For Cats – Uses, Dosage and Side Effects

Benadryl uses   Benadryl dosage for cats   Precautions and side effects   How is Benadryl supplied? Uses Benadryl (active ingredient diphenhydramine hydrochloride) is an over the counter antihistamine...

Esophagitis in Cats – Inflammation of the Esophagus

Esophogitis is an inflammation of the esophagus, the muscular tube which connects the throat to the stomach and is responsible for the peristalsis of...

Acromegaly (Hypersomatotropism) in Cats

About    Symptoms    Diagnosis     Treatment   At a glance: About: Acromegaly is a hormone disorder, due to a hormone-secreting tumour of the pituitary gland. Symptoms: Enlarged facial features Poor coat...

Common Flowers Toxic to Cats

We have already covered plants which are toxic to cats, and flowers which are non toxic to cats. In this article, we look at...

Ruptured Bladder in Cats-Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

  About     Symptoms     Diagnosis     Treatment About: A ruptured bladder occurs when the urinary bladder tears, releasing urine into the abdomen.  The most common causes of a...

Chlamydia in Cats – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

  About     Transmission     Symptoms     Diagnosis     Treatment     Prevention   About: Chlamydophila felis is a common infection caused by an intracellular bacterium (a bacterium which lives inside the host's...

Addison’s Disease in Cats – Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

What is Addison's disease      Symptoms    Diagnosis     Treatment What is Addison's disease? Also known as hypoadrenocorticism, Addison's Disease is an endocrine disorder caused by...

Quick Guide to Tapeworm Treatments for Cats

Product/active ingredients Type/Frequency of dosage Parasites Treated Notes Drontal (Praziquantel and Pyrantel) Tablets. Tapeworm, roundworm and hookworm. Can be used on pregnant and lactating cats and kittens over 8 weeks. Aristopet (Praziquantel ...