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  • Hepatic lipidosis, or “fatty liver disease,” is a disease process characterized by excess fat accumulation in the liver. It is the most common form of liver disease seen in cats in North America.

    Hepatic Lipidosis (Fatty Liver Disease) in Cats

    Hepatic Lipidosis (Fatty Liver Disease) in Cats

    by Liz Hardin0

  • Kittens are adorable but they can also be very messy. Not only that, they are prone to all sorts of eye issues and URIs. If your kitten is having trouble grooming, here is what you can do to help them keep their eyes clean and clear.

    How to Clean Kitten Eyes That Are Matted Shut

    How to Clean Kitten Eyes That Are Matted Shut

    by Layne Holmes0

  • Anti-social behaviour, particularly when it is out of character for your cat, can be particularly worrying. Discover 5 simple steps to help reduce your cat's anxiety and stress.

    How to Reduce Your Cat's Anxiety and Stress

    How to Reduce Your Cat's Anxiety and Stress

    by C L Grant2

  • Explore what causes epilepsy in cats and some of the treatments that can be used. The author has been through it with a cat of her own. Helpful tips on forestalling an imminent seizure are included.

    Epilepsy in Cats:  Is My Cat Having a Seizure?

    Epilepsy in Cats: Is My Cat Having a Seizure?

    by Liz Elias32

  • Cat flu is a virus which can be passed on to any cat, and most cats are carriers. There are 3 different strains. Most cats can recover from cat flu but are susceptible to secondary viruses.

    What You and Your Cat Need to Know About Cat Flu

    What You and Your Cat Need to Know About Cat Flu

    by Sp Greaney28

  • Keeping your pet healthy is the most important thing you will ever do for your pet. Here are some great questions and answers on common cat medical issues, from the color of their tongue to eating habits, neutering, feline leukemia, and more.

    Common Questions About Cat Health: Tongue Color, Sneezing, and More

    Common Questions About Cat Health: Tongue Color, Sneezing, and More

    by Angela Michelle Schultz10

  • If your cat has been diagnosed with hyperthyroidism, you may be left with many questions. What is the cost of treatment? What if I don't treat my cat? The questions are numerous. Here are some helpful answers.

    Why Is My Cat Losing Weight? Feline Hyperthyroidism FAQs

    Why Is My Cat Losing Weight? Feline Hyperthyroidism FAQs

    by Layne Holmes0

  • We got our first Savannah kitten in March 2017. At the age of 14 weeks, Luna was diagnosed with feline infectious peritonitis, a fatal and incurable disease. After some fast research, phone calls, and pure luck, we flew her to the University of California, Davis, for a brand new FIP drug trial.

    Savannah Cat Luna's Remarkable Cure From Deadly FIP With EVO984

    Savannah Cat Luna's Remarkable Cure From Deadly FIP With EVO984

    by Debra Roberts15

  • Cats pant for many reasons, and it is important to find out why! Read on for more information on the reasons why your cat may be panting and what you can do about it!

    Why Is My Cat Panting?

    Why Is My Cat Panting?

    by Bridget F2

  • When a cat coughs, it doesn't seem natural or healthy and can be scary for the cat's owner. What causes a cat to cough and what can we do about it?

    Why Does My Cat Cough?

    Why Does My Cat Cough?

    by Bridget F2

  • When a normally healthy cat won't eat, it can be scary! Read on for a discussion about the reasons why a cat might not be eating and what you can do about it!

    Why Isn't My Cat Eating?

    Why Isn't My Cat Eating?

    by Bridget F0

  • Did you know that the leading cause of death in older cats is feline cancer? As our kitties are living longer, they're becoming more susceptible to cancer. Here's what every cat-lover should know about this dreaded disease.

    Cancer in Cats: What You Should Know About Feline Cancer

    Cancer in Cats: What You Should Know About Feline Cancer

    by Darlene Norris10

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