Stress Increases Tear Production in Cats

Cats are easily stressed, especially at the veterinary clinic. A study by researchers in Brazil decided to determine the impact of acute stress on...

End-of-Life Decisions

Palliative care, hospice, and euthanasia are things most of us will someday face with our beloved cats. It’s wise to understand the differences among...

You Found a Litter of Kittens

You have probably heard of “kitten season,” which is the six months when kittens seem to fall from the sky. OK, that is a...

The Blocked Cat

These are dreaded words for a veterinary clinic: “We have a blocked cat coming in.”  A “blocked cat” is vet clinic jargon for a...

Tending to Tail Trauma

A cat with an injured tail is often in pain, frustrated, and needs help. A cat’s tail is an extension of the spine and...