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Diagnosing A Cat With Feline Kidney Disease

Diagnosing A Cat With Feline Kidney Disease

Just as in humans ,a cat’s kidneys do the important work of filtering waste products from the blood stream. When kidneys are failing or have failed, waste products can build up. Fortunately, feline kidney disease can be managed. If your veterinarian suspects feline kidney disease, he will perform tests to measure the levels of BUN […]

Tips To Consider When Dealing With Cat Hairballs

Tips To Consider When Dealing With Cat Hairballs

Cat hairballs are something every cat owner has to deal with whether they like it or not. One might be wondering what this is all about and this can be easily explained. Cats have a habit of licking themselves frequently. Though it keeps them clean, the process has its consequences. When licking themselves, they are […]

Should Your Cat Receive The Feline Leukemia Virus Vaccine?

Should Your Cat Receive The Feline Leukemia Virus Vaccine?

Despite its name, Feline Leukemia is not a type of cancer, but a virus. It is usually transferred from one cat to another during friendly, social activities, such as mutual grooming or sharing a water or food bowl. Many cats who are exposed to this virus will not become ill, but will develop antibodies that […]

The Best Way To Take Care Of Your Pet

The Best Way To Take Care Of Your Pet

Pets are essential additions to our families and they do more than just add the mouths to be fed in a family. For lonely souls, pets give comfort and company and they have been said to reduce blood pressure and chances of a premature death. Thus it is necessary for one to return the favor […]

Be Aware Of Pet Health Hazards At The Groomer's

Be Aware Of Pet Health Hazards At The Groomer’s

Grooming your pets is one of the best ways to bond with your pet and also very important for them to get used to it from an early age. Your pets learn to see their routine brushing or trimming nails as an alternate source of affection and attention. If you have enough knowledge about pet […]