We often talk about obesity in cats and how it can predispose a range of disorders and diseases, but rarely talk about the opposite issue of a cat being too skinny. However, if a cat is severely underweight it can indicate an underlying medical condition that needs treatment. … [Read more...] about My Cat Is So Skinny I Can Feel Her Bones: Why & What To Do
We are used to cats making a range of different noises. When being petted, we’ll hear them purr. When after our attention, we’ll hear them meow. And when they’re angry and aggressive they’ll growl and hiss. These are all normal noises for cats and give us some insight into how … [Read more...] about Do Cats Make Weird Noises When Sick?
Cats usually look beautiful and elegant with luxurious soft coats and dazzling eyes. As such, seeing a scab on your cat’s face and body can look unsightly. Plus, it makes us feel a little concerned over the health of our cats’ skin. If you’re anything like me, whenever I see a … [Read more...] about Should You Pick Scabs Off Cats? 5 Cat Scab Remedies
When you see your cat shaking its head, there is usually one main culprit – ear mites! These tiny pests are pretty common in cats and live inside their ears, living off the ear wax and sebum. If your cat is scratching and shaking its head, chances are you need to ward these pesky … [Read more...] about Cat Keeps Shaking Head But No Mites – 7 Reasons Why
Recently, my cat keeps gagging but nothing comes out. She’s retching, coughing, and heaving, but there is never any vomit or hairballs in sight! It is horrible to watch her looking so uncomfortable, and super concerning that something is wrong. As a cat owner, I’m sure you … [Read more...] about My Cat Keeps Gagging But Nothing Comes Out: Why & What To Do