Category: seizures

Seizure in cats

What causes FARS in cats?

FARS is an acronym for ‘feline audiogenic reflex seizures‘. In the past I have used a slightly different terminology namely “audio reflex seizures“. That’s because it was only in about 2015 that the scientists...

Maple's seizures were managed by CBD oil

Can CBD oil help cats with seizures?

Can CBD oil help cats with seizures? Bruce Kennedy, a journalist, writing on the Leafly website tells us that CBD oil can reduce the frequency of cat seizures and improve a cat’s appetite and...

Tom and Jerry Syndrome

Tom and Jerry Syndrome in cats

I have written about Tom and Jerry Syndrome before after a visitor shared her experiences with her cat who is sensitive to sharp, high pitched sounds which causes a seizure or fit. The sounds...

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