Posts tagged "sick cat"

Cat Throws Up, Treating with Surgery or Diet: Reader Question

Cat Throws Up, Treating with Surgery or Diet: Reader Question
Q: Wanda Jean, our 4-year-old cat, has always thrown up. At first, the vet said the cat ate too fast and probably had hairballs, since Wanda Jean has long hair. A few weeks ago, the cat began throwing up every day, and just didn’t look good. An x-ray showed her colon was filled with feces,... Read more »

Reader Questions Answered: Fleas All Over; Sick Cat; Silky Terrier and Mange

Reader Questions Answered: Fleas All Over; Sick Cat; Silky Terrier and Mange
LAS VEGAS, NV. — These reader questions were answered by experts at the Western Veterinary Conference, attended by about 9,000 veterinary professionals and veterinary students, Feb. 19-23. Q: My 12-year-old cat got fleas for the first time two months ago. She weighs about 25 pounds. I tried a flea powder, but no luck. Then I... Read more »

Iams ProActive Health Canned Cat and Kitten Food Recalled

Traveling to Anaheim for a veterinary conference, I couldn’t get to a computer on time to post when the Iams ProActive Health Canned Cat and Kitten Food recall announcement was released as news on June 9. Since, it made the news – at first, I didn’t think I needed to post. I decided to post... Read more »
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