cat pain

Is it okay to give a cat ice cream?

It is not okay to give a cat ice cream. There are several reasons. Ice cream is attractive to domestic…

2 days ago

Purrmanently sad kitten gives late Grumpy Cat a run for her money

We have to be careful not to project our thoughts onto kittens and cats. Also we should recognise the effect…

2 months ago

Izzy Went Through Three Years of Being Unable To Breathe Through Her Nose Because Of Polyps

Being unable to breathe through your nose all of a sudden or feeling like you are an asthmatic caught up…

3 months ago

Benefits Of Dental Radiography For Relieving Pain In Cats

Above is just one view of a cat that was taken advantage of by a veterinarian who offered cheap dental…

3 months ago

Why are Scottish Folds in pain?

The question in the title presupposes that all Scottish Fold cats suffer from chronic pain but my research indicates that…

4 months ago

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…

6 months 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…

6 months ago

Is IBD in cats painful?

Yes, IBD in cats is painful. It is painful in people and therefore it must be the same for cats.…

7 months ago

Scientifically measuring the changes in a cat’s facial expression when in pain

This is an interesting but bafflingly complicated study about measuring facial expressions in non-human animals. I'll summarise it in my…

10 months ago

Cat brain freeze is an expression of pain

I had thought that "cat brain freeze" was an amusing reference to the funny expressions on cats' faces after they…

11 months ago