Mange in Cats
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Mange in Cats

Mange in cats is a type of cat skin allergy that is mainly caused by mites and parasites. It usually affects cats that often stay outdoors under unhygienic…

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Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy in Cats (Feline Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy)
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Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy in Cats (Feline Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy)

Feline hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is one of the most commonly occurring diseases in cats. (HCM) can affect both random bred and pedigreed cats. The papillary muscles (muscles in the…

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Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Cats (Feline IBD)
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Cats (Feline IBD)

The cause of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in cats is unknown. It can be attributed to different factors like genes, infections, and abnormal immune system. Feline IBD is…

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Feline Herpes (Cat Flu): Symptoms and Treatment
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Feline Herpes (Cat Flu): Symptoms and Treatment

Both older cats and young kittens generally have weak immune systems. This subjects them to certain agents that can pose a major threat to their health. There are…

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Diarrhea in Cats: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment
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Diarrhea in Cats: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Most cats are prone to gastrointestinal problems and if timely care is not taken, it can prove hazardous to the animal’s health. Diarrhea in itself is not a…

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Symptoms of Cat Pregnancy
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Symptoms of Cat Pregnancy

A cat does give some clues that indicate she is pregnant. A pregnant cat shows both physical and behavioral changes. Pregnancy in cats, last for around 60-65 days…

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Cat Skin Allergies
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Cat Skin Allergies

When allergens come in contact with or enter the cat’s body, its immune system produces a protein called IgE. This protein attaches itself to ’tissue mast cells’ in…

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Feline Kidney Disease
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Feline Kidney Disease

Feline kidney disease is a condition in which the kidneys are inefficient to perform their function of filtering the blood. In this condition the kidneys are no longer…

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Cushing’s Disease in Cats
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Cushing’s Disease in Cats

The term “Cushing” is the name of the neurosurgeon who discovered this illness. Also referred to as hyperadrenocorticism, in this condition the adrenal glands that are located near…

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Cardiomyopathy in Cats
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Cardiomyopathy in Cats

Cardiomyopathy (CM) refers to the disorder associated with the heart muscle. In this condition the heart does not function properly. The heart loses its efficiency and is unable…

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