Cats Cushing’s Disease Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis And Treatments

Cats Cushing’s Disease Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis And Treatments

Defining Cushing’s Disease in Cats Cushing’s disease in cats, medically referred to as hyperadrenocorticism, is a condition that involves excessive hormone production by the adrenal glands. It is not common in domestic cats. When it does occur, Cushing’s disease usually affects cats that are over 7 years of age. Cushing’s disease can be caused by…

Cirneco dell’Etna Dog Breed History, Health And Care
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Cirneco dell’Etna Dog Breed History, Health And Care

Introduction Of Cirneco dell’Etna Dog The Cirneco dell’Etna (pronounced “cheer-nay-ko del etna”) is an Italian breed developed on the island of Sicily several thousands of years ago. It has also been called the Sicilian Greyhound, the Sicilian Hound or simply the Cirneco. The name “Cirneco” is generally thought to be derived from the Greek word…

Cat Constipation Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis And Treatments

Cat Constipation Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis And Treatments

Defining Constipation in Cats Constipation is the infrequent, incomplete or difficult passage of feces from the colon, also called the large intestine or large bowel. The colon is the terminal end of the digestive tract. It starts with the cecum, which is a dilated pouch at the end of the small intestine, and includes the…

Colitis in Cats (Inflammation of Colon) Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis And Treatments

Colitis in Cats (Inflammation of Colon) Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis And Treatments

Defining Colitis in Cats Colitis is the medical term for inflammation of the colon, which is also referred to as the large intestine or large bowel. The colon is the lower part of the digestive tract. It includes and extends from the cecum to the rectum. The cecum is the first part of the colon…

Chronic Renal Failure (CRF) in Cats Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis And Treatments

Chronic Renal Failure (CRF) in Cats Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis And Treatments

Defining CRF in Cats Chronic renal failure (CRF) is a progressive disease caused by long-term insult to the kidneys. This over time, damages their ability to concentrate urine and remove waste products from circulation. The word “renal” means anything pertaining to the kidneys. Chronic renal failure is one of the most common causes of death…

Cherry Eye in Cats (Red Mass in Eye) Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis And Treatments

Cherry Eye in Cats (Red Mass in Eye) Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis And Treatments

Defining Cherry Eye in Cats “Cherry eye” is the common name for a condition in cats where the gland of the third eyelid pops out of place and can be seen protruding from the inner corner of one or both of a cat’s eyes. Unlike people, who have two eyelids, cats have three. Their third…