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Common Health Problems of Cat Breeds; A Quick Insight

AUTHOR: DR JOHN ABBASS

DVM M.Phil (Pet diseases & welfare)

There are so many breeds of cats it is difficult to know which is best suited to you and your family. This cat breeds guide aims to help inform your decision as it is helpful to understand the common health problems of cat breeds. If any particular breeds have common health concerns that may become an issue for you as their pet owner it is helpful to include that in your decision about what cat to bring into your family. In this article, we share details for a number of breeds of felines.

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A Brief Introduction to Acne in Cats

AUTHOR: DR JOHN ABBASS

DVM M.Phil (Pet diseases & welfare)

Acne is a bigger problem than injuries”.

Dr John Abbass

Acne in cats is a cringe-worthy word to hear for humans. As people, we are all too familiar with the topic of acne but perhaps you do not realise cat acne is also fairly common. As a veterinarian, I am often asked about cat blackheads, black spot on cat’s chin and cat acene treatment. It is not uncommon to have a pet owner visit me concerned about a cat pimple on lip. Cat acne is a dirty skin problem that is most frequent in those breeds of cats which have long fur and many skin folds.

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An Ultimate Guide to Cat Flu

AUTHOR: DR JOHN ABBASS
DVM M.Phil (Pet diseases & welfare)

Cats are prone to many diseases, just like human beings, so having a sick cat symptom checker of sorts can be very handy. Cat flu is somewhat similar to human flu. Many cat owners want to know the “signs my cat is sick” and often want to know about cat flu, its pathogenesis, causes, mode of transmission and management.

In this article we will provide a brief overview of feline flu under the light of scientific literature.

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Urinary Tract Infection in Cats

AUTHOR: DR JOHN ABBASS
DVM M.Phil (Pet diseases & welfare)

Cat Urine Crystals (Crystallauria); An Ultimate Guideline

Urinary tract infection in cats is not uncommon. It is usually considered normal to see cat urine crystals. But increased amounts of different types of crystals can be alarming and indicate underlying urinary tract conditions.

Here, we will throw some light on the various kinds of urine crystals that can be formed in cats along with their underlying causes.

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Common Health Conditions in Cats – A Quick Insight

Written by: Dr John Abbass, DVM. M.Phil (Pet diseases)

“What greater gift than love of a cat”.

Charles Dickens

Cats are such lovable and precious creatures. As with most pets, there are common health conditions in cats which owners should make sure they are aware of. Cats are one of the most commonly kept pet animals. Just like humans, they are also prone to a number of health-related conditions. The worrisome thing for every cat owner is how to evaluate and manage these health-related issues, to stop further complications in their family pet.

If you are worried about your cat’s health and looking for useful tips and recommendations to keep your cat healthy then you are in the right place.
Cat Informers, along with offering you with its other services, is also providing you guidelines related to the health and wellbeing of your cats.

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The Ultimate Guide to Cat Grooming

Cat grooming is an essential requirement to ensure that the cat stays happy and relaxed. Cat grooming usually involves trimming its nails, bathing, performing activities to keep its fur, eyes, hair, and teeth healthy and clean. Cat grooming is necessary because it is quite evident that a clean cat is a happy cat.

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My Cat Has a Runny Nose and is Drooling

It can be quite distressing for cat owners to see their feline friend unwell. It is also difficult to know when you should take them to the veterinarian or seek advice online or just wait. In particular when my cat has a runny nose and is drooling I become quite worried they may have a feline upper respiratory infection. In the current coronavirus pandemic it can be additionally concerning as not a lot is know about the virus yet.

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When Should You Take Your Cat to the Veterinarian?

Cat owners are always wondering if their cats need to pay a visit to a veterinarian or not? The answer to this question is not that simple. Your cat is never in a position to be able to tell you directly what’s going on with them. Do they require a visit to the veterinarian or not? It’s the job of the cat owner to identify the symptoms and plan a visit when required.

Regular check-ups are necessary to maintain your cat’s health. To ensure your cat stays healthy and free of diseases, you must ensure you take it to a veterinarian for a thorough check-up once a year.

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The Secrets to CAT TEETH

We all love pets and spending our leisure time with them. As we cat lovers know, felines are among the most loved pets in homes across the world.

However, keeping pets is one thing, and taking care of them is another. Even the most low maintenance pet, like a cat, places demands on us as owners as they can be vulnerable to diseases and health issues. If you are one of those who loves to keep cats as a pet, then this article is worth reading. We highlight all the secrets you need to know regarding your cat’s teeth to ensure you keep their teeth healthy, clean and strong.

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