kidney disease

Is feline kidney disease painful?

I think the best answer to the question in the title is that a cat's diseased kidneys do not cause…

4 weeks ago

Link between fish-based foods and chronic kidney disease in domestic cats?

There is a scientific study published online on the nature.com website which concludes that there may be a link between…

7 months ago

Why do cats die of kidney failure?

Kidney failure is the inability of the kidneys to remove waste products from the blood. The waste products build up…

7 months ago

Do cats with kidney failure smell?

Cats with chronic kidney disease (CKD) may smell because they have bad breath with an ammonia-like smell. I think this…

7 months ago

Did Grumpy Cat die of kidney failure and did stress play a role?

I am basically asking a question in this post. We are all saddened to hear the premature death of Grumpy…

1 year ago

What does dilute urine mean in cats?

Dilute urine means the kidneys are not functioning properly which probably means feline kidney disease. This is not uncommon in…

2 years ago

Polycystic kidney disease; cat’s life expectancy

A cat suffering from congenital polycystic kidney disease (PKD) as opposed to acquired kidney disease might have a life expectancy…

2 years ago

Home Treatment for Cat Kidney Failure

Tripsy™ for cats is a product that I had heard little about until a colleague of mine, Sandy, referred me…

3 years ago

Do cats with renal failure suffer?

[gallery columns="1" size="full" ids="100705"] I think the question as to whether cats with renal failure suffer is a good one.…

3 years ago

Why do American vets allow cat owners to give Sub-Q injections while British vets don’t?

There is a culture difference between American and British veterinarians. According to Helen Fitzsimons, the internet's expert on feline chronic…

4 years ago