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Possible Causes Of Feline Hyperthyroidism

Despite advanced in modern medicine, there are still many unknowns. The cause of Alzheimer’s disease, fibromyalgia, among many others, eludes researchers. And, so it is with feline hyperthyroidism. While the condition is anything but uncommon, and successful treatment is available,…

Feline Hyperthyroidism

Feline hyperthyroidism causes cats’ thyroid glands to manufacture excessive amounts of thyroid hormone, also called T4. The primary negative effects are elevated blood pressure. That, in turn, commonly results in kidney damage and retinal hemorrhages. Often the retinas will detach during…

Obesity Epidemic In Dogs And Cats

Obesity, is, of course, a national epidemic in people. Sadly, obesity in cats and obesity in dogs are also at epidemic proportions, and we’re not any closer to winning the battle in pets than we are in people. Need some incentive…