Whenever you see something unusual on your pet, it’s best to seek the advice of a veterinarian.
I had the pleasure of going to the 2009 Crab and Mallet Cat Show in Baltimore, Maryland. I had never been to a cat show before and had no idea what to expect. I had a lot of fun. Although they say a picture is worth a 1000 words, there nothing like seeing these amazing […]
Vomiting – it’s a yucky subject, but one that needs to be addressed. There are quite a few reasons why pets vomit. Diseases such as pancreatitus, kidney or liver failure, Addison’s Disease, inner ear problems, hyperthyroidism in cats, ulcers, canine distemper or parvovirus, feline panleukopenia are some. Toxins and foreign objects can be the culprits […]
Plasma Cell Pododermatitus literally means foot inflammation involving infiltration by plasma cells. It is a disease that affects cats. It is believed to be an auto-immune disease. Some studies have linked Pododermatitus to the Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV). A biopsy is required to confirm the disease. The foot pad appears mushy and balloons out, sometimes […]