kidney disease

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…

9 months 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…

2 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…

3 years ago

New Test May Catch Early Warning Signs of Feline Kidney Disease

This is hopeful news for cat guardians; a promising new diagnostic test which may pick up the early signs of…

5 years ago

My 18 year old cat seems to be going deaf and has health problems. Advice?

My 18-year-old beloved tortoiseshell (calico) long-hair female seems to be going deaf. Her sight is already impaired in one of…

6 years ago

USA: Low-level Exposure to Lead and Feline Kidney Disease

Is the domestic cat being inadvertently exposed to tiny particles from household products containing lead, which end up damaging the…

6 years ago

Scandalous Situation Regarding Chronic Kidney Disease in Cats

There is a cat health crisis and it is chronic kidney disease (CKD). CKD means an irreversible, long term disease…

6 years ago