cat pain

Is feline kidney disease painful?

I think the best answer to the question in the title is that a cat's diseased kidneys do not cause…

2 months ago

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…

4 months 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…

5 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…

7 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…

7 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…

8 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…

9 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…

9 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.…

10 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…

1 year ago