The Importance of Microchip and Tattoo Identification for Cats

The Importance of Microchip and Tattoo Identification for Cats

The Importance of Microchip and Tattoo Identification for Cats Outdoor cats like to roam and indoor cats sometimes escape, often getting lost in unfamiliar surroundings. As caring cat owners, we worry for their safety and will go to great lengths to find our missing...
Your Cat Has Hyperthyroidism

Your Cat Has Hyperthyroidism

Your Cat Has Hyperthyroidism What is hyperthyroidism? Hyperthyroidism is a condition of an excess of thyroid hormone in the body. It is most commonly caused by a benign tumor (adenoma) in the thyroid gland; or less commonly, a malignant tumor (adenocarcinoma). Is it...
Food Allergies in Cats

Food Allergies in Cats

Food Allergies in Cats Food allergies in cats can cause digestive issues with symptoms of diarrhea, flatulence, bloating and vomiting, poor hair coat and skin sensitivities. These symptoms do not necessarily mean your cat is intolerant to food, and it’s not that...
Cystitis in Cats

Cystitis in Cats

Cystitis and urinary blockages Not fun! Cystitis and urinary blockages are painful conditions that can be caused by stones in the bladder or bacteria, but not to worry – these can be relieved by a trip to the vet. The first step is making an appointment with...
Your Cat is Overweight

Your Cat is Overweight

Your Cat is Overweight An overweight condition in cats should not be ignored since there is a direct relationship between this condition and several medical problems including idiopathic cystitis, diabetes and cancer. TOP REASONS TO KEEP YOUR CAT AT AN IDEAL WEIGHT:...
Your Cat is a Senior

Your Cat is a Senior

Your Cat is a Senior Senior cats have special requirements and are prone to specific health problems such as weight loss, diabetes, kidney disease, hyperthyroidism, dental disease, high blood pressure and arthritis. To ensure that we keep your senior cat as...