Cat Health

What are the signs of diabetes in a cat?

In an era in the United States when up to 50% of domestic cats are said to be obese, it…

4 days ago

Do domestic cats accept and tolerate acupuncture and is it effective?

My reading on the subject of acupuncture as a treatment for domestic cats indicates to me that it is an…

5 days ago

Side effects of cat tranquilizers

Although I am not a veterinarian I do have access to some excellent books. Although tranquillisers are useful for calming…

2 weeks ago

Britain to look at compulsory microchipping of all domestic cats

The current conservative government is considering introducing legislation making it compulsory for all cat owners to microchip their cats subject…

3 weeks ago

Protecting cats from Triple E

Early warning: My research on this indicates a danger for cats. The byword is that caution is required when spraying…

3 weeks ago

Can cats get colds?

Yes, cats can get colds but the viruses that causes them are different to those that cause the human cold.…

4 weeks ago

Horrible: video of young cat submitting to a lime sulfur dip for ringworm

When you look at it, it is a rather distressing video. I don't like to see it but it has…

4 weeks ago

Why it will cost $27,000 to treat cats with ringworm taken from failed cat rescue

The Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region (HSPPR) have taken 135 cats from the failed cat rescue organisation, Steel…

1 month ago

Picture of volunteers helping to wake up cats at a low-cost spay neuter clinic

This is a charming photograph of volunteers helping to wake up cats and a low-cost spay neuter clinic organised by…

1 month ago

Picture of giant, gross kidney worm that infected a dog but cats can get them too

This giant parasitic worm is gross and they do sometimes inhabit domestic cats! The size of it. It is hard…

1 month ago