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Tips on Grooming a Cat

You might think that your cat doesn’t really need any help with grooming. Cats are fastidious groomers, always cleaning themselves. In fact, when you think about it, cats seem to spend their time either sleeping or grooming – they don’t seem to do much else. While this is largely true, it is still a fact […]

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Hyperthyroidism in Cats

Per Dr. Karen Becker “Hyperthyroidism” is the most diagnosed endocrine disorder in cats. This disorder is very common in cats over 8.  What is hyperthyroidism? The thyroid is a butterfly shaped gland at the base of your cat’s throat. The thyroid gland overproduces the thyroid hormone and it is called hyperthyroidism. Some of the symptoms […]

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Does Your Cat Have Seizures?

  Does your cat have seizures? Recently we learned more about what could be causing them. An interesting study was done by Davies Veterinary Specialist, Mark Lowrie and Laurent Garosi (veterinary neurologists),  Robert Harvey from UCL School of Pharmacy along with International Cat Care on the effects of common sounds have on cats. This study […]

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