Read in-depth articles about cat health topics.
Hip Dysplasia in Cats Facts: Diagnosis and Treatment
Although it’s more often seen in dogs, cats can have hip dysplasia.
Dirty Water Dangers: How to Keep Pet Water Clean
Get tips on providing your pet with the fresh, clean water they need to stay hydrated and healthy.
Cat Epilepsy: Signs, Triggers, and Life Expectancy
Epilepsy is used to describe repeated seizures, which are caused by abnormal brain activity.
What Is Cat Stomatitis and Gingivitis? Cat Gum Care
Find out what you need to know about painful gum diseases like gingivitis and stomatitis in cats.
Cat Nutrition Trends for 2021
Changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic are affecting trends in cat nutrition. Learn more from the ASPCA Pet Health Insurance program.
Cruciate Ligament Injuries in Cats
If your cat is limping after getting hurt, a cruciate ligament injury may be to blame.
Top Acronyms and Abbreviations in Veterinary Medicine
Find out what OD, OS, OU and other common vet acronyms and abbreviations mean.
Frequently Asked Questions About Spaying and Neutering Pets
There are so many reasons to spay or neuter your pet from protecting their health to avoiding unwanted litters.
What Is Intervertebral Disc Disease in Cats?
IVDD in cats is relatively rare, but it’s a serious condition that can cause paralysis.
THC Toxicity in Pets
Get the facts on how THC and CBD affect pets.
Pet Parenting in Our New Normal
Learn more about how to help your pet adjust to new routines, how to keep them safe in public places, and how to stay healthy during quarantine.
Cat Hernias: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment
Learn about the signs and causes of cat hernias.
Pets and COVID-19: What You Need to Know
Find out more about coronavirus (COVID-19) and pets, what pet health insurance covers, and how to spot if your pet isn’t feeling well.
Cat Pneumonia: Know the Causes, Signs, and Treatment
Learn how to tell if your cat has pneumonia and what to do about it.
Detecting and Managing Pain in Cats
Your cat can’t speak up and let you know when something is bothering them, so how can you tell if your cat is in pain? Learn about the signs of pain in cats.
Caring for Senior Cats
Learn about caring for your cat as they get older.
What to Know About Mental Health Care and Cats
Like people, cats can suffer from depression.
What to Know About Mental Health Care and Dogs
Like people, dogs can suffer from mental health issues.
What You Need to Know About Pets and Vaccinations
Get answers to your questions on pets and vaccinations.
Sun Safety Concerns for Dogs and Cats
Even with their furry coats, pets can get sunburnt, which can lead to skin cancer.
Grieving the Loss of a Pet
Get tips on dealing with grief after the loss of a pet.
Cat Nutrition Trends for 2019
Find out what’s trending for cat food and get tips to feed your cat a healthy diet.
How to Care for Senior Pets
The right kind of care can help senior pets live as long as possible.