Archives for December 2010

Feline Ear Polyps

Cats of any age may develop ear polyps, but these growths are more commonly seen in cats between the ages of 1 and 4 years old. They may be the result of either a developmental defect or they may be related to chronic inflammation. Ear polyps will usually start in the cats middle ear and […]

Feline Heartworm Disease

Heartworm is a disease which is more commonly seen in dogs, but since it can be contracted by cats as well, it’s important to make sure you keep your cat protected. Heartworm is spread by larvae carrying mosquitoes. The mosquito injects the larvae from its saliva when it bites the cat. Once the larvae mature […]