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5 Signs Your Cat’s Diarrhea May Be Serious

Diarrhea is an extremely common occurrence in cats. It means that the stool contains more water than it should. It is also usually accompanied by an increased frequency and volume of stool. Often, a cat with diarrhea will be having stool accidents outside of the litter box because it is hard to hold the loose […]

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How to Leash Train Your Cat

In yet another of our series of infographics, we have prepared one on the best practices for leash training a cat. брови с изгибомноутбук бу

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Behavioral Signs of Hyperthyroidism in Cats

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Back to School Stress Affects Pets Too

With school right around the corner, preparing your kids for the academic year can be a chaotic time.  School supplies, Carpools, and lunches, can often mean changes in routines for pets as well.  Adopting pets in the summer months allows for more opportunity for training, and bonding with new family members.  As a result, the […]

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Stomatitis: Feline Gingivitis

What is Stomatitis? Feline stomatitis, or gingivitis, is a very common problem in adult cats. It is a serious inflammation of the tissues of the mouth, resulting in the formation of extremely painful ulcers on the gums, tongue, and lips. Often, the cat’s gums and gingival tissues are red, swollen, and bleeding. Bad breath is […]

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Understanding Liver Disease in Cats

The liver, the largest organ in a cats body, is located just behind her diaphragm. It performs a huge number of tasks in the body. Some of these important jobs are: Helping to clean the blood by removing toxins. Producing bile, a substance that is stored in the gall bladder once it’s made by the […]

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Pet Dental Care – A Guide to Pet Oral Health

It’s 3 a.m. Pet Parent–do you know where your best friend is? Speculation doesn’t last very long. You roll over to be greeted by a smell that’s beyond description—bad breath emanating from Tuna’s or Bandit’s mouth. You know that your fur-suited kid needs a vet. Perhaps you’ve known this for an embarrassingly long time, yet […]

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Itchy Ouchy Ointment for Winter Paw Care

Winter weather can be very tough on your dogs paws if you live in the north. With the onset of ice and snow comes salt to melt the ice. This salt can cause havoc with your dog’s paws. Prolonged contact with road salt and other chemical deicers can cause severe chemical burns to your dog’s […]

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Feline Heart Disease

Your veterinarian has just diagnosed your cat with a heart problem. If this is the case for you, it is very likely that, upon physical examination, your cat had a heart murmur, a very fast heart rate, or an abnormal heart rhythm. Heart disease is common in cats but can be difficult to diagnose. One […]

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Kidney Disease in Cats

Kidney disease (also called renal disease) is a commonly-diagnosed condition in cats. The kidneys engage in a huge number of tasks in the body, including maintaining the proper chemical balance in the blood, conserving water, triggering the production of red blood cells, regulating blood pressure, removing numerous waste products, and producing various necessary hormones. These […]

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