allergy

My cat’s lips are swollen

By Anonymous: My cat's lips are swollen. It happened suddenly. I am concerned. She was okay yesterday and as far…

1 month ago

Cleaning products linked to children’s asthma but what about cats and dogs?

There is another report in the news about a study suggesting that an exposure to household cleaning products is linked…

5 months ago

Hissing (now purring) FIV+ feral cat cured of his food allergy

This is a complicated story in one sense because Charlie was a feral cat who has become a love bug…

6 months ago

Can cats be allergic to feathers?

Can domestic cats be allergic to feather pillows and duvets? I ask because a recent newspaper story tells us that…

7 months ago

Can cats get hayfever?

Yes, cats can get hayfever. Hayfever is also called allergic rhinitis (nasal allergies). Feline hay fever is caused by contact…

12 months ago

Can cats get hay fever?

Yes, cats can get hay fever only it is not referred to as hay fever in cats but an allergic…

2 years ago

Domestic cats allergic to grass

There is a recent story of a domestic cat in the UK who is allergic to grass (The Northern Echo).…

2 years ago

Cat food allergies: two places where the symptoms show up

There are two places in and on a domestic cat where a food allergy can show up (1) the skin…

2 years ago

Can cats be allergic to humans?

This is turning the tables in a dramatic way because almost all the literature on cat allergies concerns humans being…

3 years ago

A feline food allergy that was so bad it caused convulsions

Food allergies interest and concern me. I wonder whether they are more common than people think. A cat living in…

5 years ago