Posts tagged "sick cats"

Cats Need to See a Veterinarian, Reader Questions

Cats Need to See a Veterinarian, Reader Questions
Q: My 6-month-old cat has not defecated for a week. I took her to the veterinarian for a second time, and she noticed the cat was backed up “up high.” Anastasia now has stopped eating. When I take her to the vet, she gets traumatized. Any suggestions? A. — B.B., Cyberspace Q: My cat has... Read more »

Have We Seen Your Cat Lately? What's Up With Veterinary Visits Going Down?

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Have We Seen Your Cat Lately is an effort to encourage veterinary visits for cats…as a result of veterinary visits being on the decline for all pets, our pets are getting sicker. It’s true and it’s really unfortunate. While those vet visits are down for all pets – it’s cats who really aren’t seeing the... Read more »

Winn Feline Foundation Awards $174,018 In Feline Health Grants

Winn Feline Foundation Awards $174,018 In Feline Health Grants
Hillsborough, NJ: The Winn Feline Foundation has announced the award of ten feline medical research grants. Winn President Vicki Thayer, DVM, commented, “We are excited about the proposals that have received funding. Our team of expert veterinary consultants helped the Foundation select ten projects for funding for a total of $174,018. The Foundation looks forward... Read more »
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Celebrate Valentine's Day from Your Heart to Your Cat's

An exciting announcement from Houston, TX at a Winn Feline Foundation Board Meeting (I’m a Board member). Throughout February, we hope call lovers give all cats a Valentine, so we can learn more about heart disease. A heart disease, called Feline Hypetrophic Cardiomyopathy is surprisingly very common, and often fatal to middle-aged cats. And through... Read more »