Pet Health : Cats

Smiling person bottle feeding a neonatal tabby kitten
Fostering bottle babies is a heartwarming and magical experience! And there are so many in need of foster homes....Read More
Person wearing gloves bottle holding and feeding a neonatal cream-colored kitten
This resource provides instructions for caring for bottle-feeding kittens (“bottle babies”) – very young kittens who have been abandoned or orphaned....Read More
Black cat lying next to an orange foraging mat
Show your cat some love by encouraging them to work for their food. Foraging mats (or “snuffle mats”) engage your cat’s mind and body and prevent boredom!...Read More
tabby cat with FIV (feline immunodeficiency virus) sitting and looking up
FIV stands for feline immunodeficiency virus. FIV in cats typically causes a weakening of the cat’s immune system....Read More
Rico, a tabby cat who is feline leukemia virus (FeLV) positive, lying on his side on a blue shelf
Feline leukemia virus (FeLV) is a viral infection that affects a cat’s immune system and bone marrow....Read More
Young cats, like this black-and-white kitten, are susceptible to feline infectious peritonitis (FIP).
Feline infectious peritonitis (FIP) is a very devastating disease in cats caused by a virus....Read More
Three cats eating wet food from a bowl
As the old adage goes, “You are what you eat.” Selecting the right diet is especially important for cats because of the unique way that they break down food for energy....Read More
Tabby kitten playing in and chewing on a box, an easy DIY eco-friendly cat toy
Going green isn't just for people. Many pet lovers are looking for eco-friendly pet products for their dog, cat, or other animal....Read More
Diabetic black and white senior cat
Diabetes mellitus in cats is an endocrine disorder caused by decreased production of the hormone insulin by the pancreas....Read More
Calico kitten with holiday bows
Though the holidays can be an exciting and enjoyable time for people, they can be problematic for some of our pets, and may involve some unexpected hazards....Read More