Preventive Care

The more information we have about cats' health, the more informed both you and your vet will be when making decisions for the well being of your companion.

Arthritis in Cats

Arthritis, also called osteoarthritis, is a degenerative condition that causes cartilage erosion and bone proliferation in the joints. The joints wear down which results in inflammation and pain [...]

How to introduce cats

Congratulations! You’ve adopted another cat into your home, or maybe you’re considering adding a new addition to your family. Either way, bringing a new feline friend into your home can be fun [...]

Ringworm: Dermatophytosis

Ringworm, also call feline dermatophytosis, is not a worm. It is a fungal infection of the hair and skin. Microsporum canis is the most common cause of ringworm in cats. Two other fungal [...]

Feline Asthma

Feline asthma and chronic bronchitis are conditions in the cat that cause inflammation of the lungs. The inflammation leads to mucus production, constricted airways, and smooth muscle spasms. [...]


When cats won’t use the litter box, it can be very frustrating. It is important to work closely with your veterinary team in order to resolve the issue. We first must rule out any underlying [...]

Allergic Skin Disease

Spring is finally here, which means allergy season for many of us. Like people, cats can have allergies too. Cats are most commonly allergic to flea bites (Flea Allergy), something in their food [...]

Feline Dental Health

Dental care is an important part of your cat’s overall well being. Bacteria in the mouth can affect other areas of your cat’s health including the liver, bladder, heart, and even brain.

Feline Hyperthyroidism

Hyperthyroidism is an endocrine disease caused by excess production of thyroid hormone. The majority of cases of feline hyperthyroidism are caused by a benign tumor (adenoma) of the thyroid [...]