— Your mornings might be hard for a few days after you "spring forward," but what about for your cat?
— An esteemed professor said, "After today you will never simply pet an animal again." She was right.
— Eosinophilic granulomas, or rodent ulcers, are common causes of pain and facial deformation.
— Here are general guidelines on staying healthy, including the first step of keeping your cat healthy.
— Whether you find your cat's third eyelid unsavory or not, you should know that it's an important portion of his or her anatomy.
— Lilies are beautiful, common, and highly toxic to cats. Here's what we know about lily toxicity and which types are most dangerous.
— When a cat spends hours with her head over her water bowl, the most common culprit is kidney disease.
— There are behavioral as well as medical causes of feline house soiling; the medical condition that's most often behind it is FIC.
— Vaccine injections have been linked to aggressive sarcomas in cats, leading to horrible limb amputations. That could end soon.
— Grooming cats is not an especially high-risk activity, but things can go south very quickly.
— A reader's cat is suffering from lethargy, poor appetite, vomiting and fever. Our vet discusses possible causes of and treatments for the syndrome.
— Unstable Christmas trees, tinsel, fireplace ashes -- these can bring holiday gloom upon your kitty.
— Conventional wisdom has it that regular vomiting is normal, but a recent study says otherwise.
— Canned food and kibble seem like wholly different things, but their only difference is water content.
— Nail trimming benefits cats, their owners, and the houses where cats live. Here's how to do it right.
— In addition to ethical concerns, it's doubtful that medical students gain any worthwhile experience practicing on cats.
— Most Thanksgiving foods are okay in moderation, but it's the extras in some foods -- and excessive consumption -- that cause cats problems.
— Thread looks innocuous enough, but sadly, it poses a grave danger to the cat who swallows it.
— The quick answer? It depends on the behavior of the children and how attentive the parents are.
— It might appear to be bureaucratic or just plain greedy -- but it really makes the best sense.
— Feline infectious peritonitis is difficult to diagnose, even harder to treat, and almost always fatal.
— Don't be shy about asking your vet what steps he takes to make the office cat-friendly. Your vet should want to be cat-friendly -- that is the very first step.
— Cats age at different rates based on lifestyle and genetics, but there are still ways to determine age.
— Obesity is a common and serious health problem in cats; here are some of its causes and effects.
— A little cat is a big responsibility, so follow these steps for a good start on a long life.
— These high-grade, life-threatening cancers occur at sites of vaccine injections. Here's what you need to know.
— Heartworms are typically associated with dogs, but infestation in cats might be as high as 16 percent.
— I rebut a popular writer's article that exemplifies much of what is wrong with veterinary medicine.
— Meat? Milk? Grapes? Ice cream? Here are some popular foods, and whether they're okay for cats.
— Cats have long gotten less attention and money than dogs, but fortunately, attitudes are changing.
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