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Fatty liver disease in cats

One of the most common conditions requiring the placement of a feeding tube is hepatic lipidosis, or fatty liver disease.
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Why cat parents shouldn’t neglect wellness visits

Just because your feline friend spends her days indoors doesn’t mean that she can skip her annual doctor’s exam.
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Polyuria and polydipsia in cats

Drinking a lot of water and producing increased amounts of urine is actually a condition veterinarians call polyuria/polydipsia (or PU/PD for short).
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A closer look at feline facial pruritis

For my cat, it started with a little redness around his eyes. Within a few days, his entire face looked inflamed, and I noticed him constantly rubbing his face with his paws.
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Parvovirus in cats: feline panleukopenia

Most pet owners have heard of parvovirus in dogs, a dreaded, life-threatening gastrointestinal virus. Did you know that cats can get a parvovirus too?
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Feline herpes virus

Despite the excitement over getting a new kitten, it also comes with a little bit of worry about the diseases that come through the door with them.
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Preventing and treating hairballs in cats

Occasional hairballs are normal, but if your cat is producing them often, there is likely an underlying cause that needs attention.
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Keeping cats clear of Easter lilies

While it is a beautiful and fragrant harbinger of springtime, if you have cats in your house, the Easter Lily is best enjoyed elsewhere.