Cat Health

Picture of a cat in considerable pain is useful for cat owners

This is a follow up page on the Feline Grimace Scale which is a way of assessing if a cat…

3 days ago

Is it possible for cats to have autism?

I think you could extend the word 'autistic' to describe the behaviour of unsocialised cats. I explain why. A couple…

3 days ago

Feline Grimace Scale tells you more effectively if a cat is in pain

Thankfully vets are getting better at deciding if a cat is in pain. Back in the old days they didn't…

4 days ago

Does dry cat food cause urinary tract problems?

Look, if you want to really get into this topic, I'd advise you to read Lisa Pierson's website. She is…

4 days ago

When a mother cat attacks and kills her offspring without trying. Is neonatal isoerythrolysis nature’s mistake?

Neonatal isoerythrolysis (NI) is a strange disease because it goes against everything we are to believe about a mother caring…

1 week ago

Urinary tract INFLAMMATION versus urinary tract INFECTION

More people should read Dr Pierson's website catinfo.org. I am very happy to promote it because I feel very strongly…

1 week ago

Social worker for disabled children adopts kitty with additional needs

There is a beautiful match up here between rescue cat and adopter. The story comes from the Bridgend branch of…

2 weeks ago

California: Killing pests with poisons ends up poisoning everything else including pumas

A Californian, commercial pest controller, Wilmar Mejia, is more clear-headed about the dangers of using poisons to kill rats than…

3 weeks ago

Amazingly stoic and friendly female cat badly burned in fire will become vet clinic cat

She has been amazing throughout all of her treatments, I mean she has got to hurt...She just seemed like she…

3 weeks ago

Hissing (now purring) FIV+ feral cat cured of his food allergy

This is a complicated story in one sense because Charlie was a feral cat who has become a love bug…

3 weeks ago