Cats & Kittens
Cats & Kittens
FLUTD relates to any disorder that affects the bladder and urethra in domestic cats. Disorders observed are blood in urine, difficult or painful urination, urinating in inappropriate locations, frequent urination and complete blockage of the urethra known as urethral obstruction.
Vets4Pets' professional groomers give you the best advice on grooming at home. Professional grooming should be introduced at about 4-5 months. At this age your pup is ready to become familiar with hydrobaths, clippers and dryers.
Heartworm is one of the most sinister parasites that can affect your pet. Heartworm has a complex life cycle and is transmitted by mosquitoes which are almost impossible to keep away from. Thankfully, heartworm prevention is easy.
Hyperthyroidism is excessive production of the thyroid hormone in the body due to the presence of a benign tumour (95-98% of cases) in the thyroid gland. It is one of the most common hormonal disorders in cats.
Pancreatitis is inflammation of the pancreas.
The patella is a kneecap and is a normal anatomical part of dog or cat’s knee. Patellar luxation (which means dislocation) is one of the most common knee conditions.
Pyometra is an infection of the uterus. It occurs frequently in older, non-desexed (entire) bitches and occasionally queens (entire cats). What are the symptoms, Prevention and is there any treatment?
There are many toxic food and household items, which could prove lethal to our pets. Vets4Pets brings you a list of these items and the effects they can have if eaten – even in minute quantities.
Urinary incontinence is a loss of voluntary control of urination. It is much more common in dogs than cats and usually affects older desexed female dogs although males can also be affected.