September 2014 Issue

Ask Elizabeth: September 2014

Will a High-Salt Diet Help Manage Bladder Stones?

Q. My kitty was just diagnosed with bladder stones, and her veterinarian recommended a high-salt diet to make her drink more in an effort to dilute her urine and prevent future bladder stones. While I understand why we may want to make her drink more, I’m worried about the effects of a high-salt diet on her heart because I know that people with heart disease shouldn’t have much salt. Can you provide advice?

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