Cat Health

How do cats spread ringworm?

Ringworm (dermatophytosis) is spread by cats in direct contact with each other or with materials that have been contaminated with…

7 hours ago

Health problems associated with feline obesity

The following health problems are linked to cat obesity. The information comes from a study by Hand et al 2000…

3 days ago

Sweet kitten born with deformed hind legs has plenty of pluck

Ali Cat Rescue is the usual name of Ali Cat Rescue Inc., a feline rescue organisation which is dedicated to…

1 week ago

Can pumpkin help cats with diarrhea?

Pumpkin contains soluble fibre which absorbs excess water and therefore it firms up a cat's stool. Adding a teaspoon of…

1 week ago

Unwillingness to eat: a classic sign that a cat is dying of old age

People search for signs that their cat is dying of old age. I have just read about a 31-year-old Maine…

1 week ago

Can cat vaccinations cause diarrhoea?

Yes, cat vaccinations can cause diarrhoea. Sometimes cats have an allergic reaction to a vaccine. These are called type I…

1 week ago

How do I know if my cat has tapeworms?

Normally, cat guardians have suspicions (or know for certain depending on their level of knowledge) that their cat has tapeworms…

2 weeks ago

What should I feed my sick cat?

The question in the title (a Google search term) implies that a cat owner is having problems ensuring that their…

2 weeks ago

Why do kittens suddenly die?

Kittens suddenly die for a multitude of reasons. As someone said, they are fragile creatures. Some kittens are "predetermined to…

2 weeks ago

I can feel my cat’s ribs

For a cat of ideal weight, there is a layer of subcutaneous fat over their ribs which provides padding and…

2 weeks ago