28 01, 2011

Cat’s Eye Disease Often Overlooked

2020-01-20T01:20:02+00:00January 28th, 2011|

This is part two in a two-part series on understanding the cat’s eye. The eyes can be a window to internal problems a cat is experiencing. An example of this would be an examination of the scleral portion of the eye. If an animal is jaundiced, this normally white tissue can look yellow, and liver disease can be suspected. Another example would be the sudden onset of blindness caused by [...]

4 01, 2011

Feline Immunodeficiency Virus

2020-01-20T01:20:02+00:00January 4th, 2011|

Snowball was a big white tomcat that had cruised the neighborhood for a couple of years.  One of my clients felt sorry for the cat without an apparent home, so she began to feed and befriend him.  Surprisingly, Snowball enjoyed human touch and companionship.  His scars and notched ears attested to the territorial battles that he had survived.  My client became very attached to the cat and wanted to bring [...]