Posts Tagged ‘blood pressure in cats’

Is your cat at risk for high blood pressure?

Thursday, February 25th, 2010

By Dr. Ellen Friedman
For the Times Herald-Record

Do cats get high blood pressure? Yes, they do, and it is a condition we see frequently in older felines.

There are several different causes of this disease in cats. The most common include kidney failure, hyperthyroidism and certain types of cardiac disease.

What are the signs of hypertension? Is there something I need to look for?

If your cat has been diagnosed with any of the above contributing conditions, your veterinarian will check your cat’s blood pressure. Yes, this is done by putting a tiny little cat-sized cuff around your cat’s arm (or in some situations, her tail), and getting digital blood pressure readings.
(more…)

January 2018
S M T W T F S
« Aug    
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031  
Archives
Featured Blogger Badge
Blog Directories









Got A Cat? Or Not...

 
You'll love our weekly ezine, cat-paw-small Mews Nooz!

Just leave your name and email address to get your very own guide with "quick tips"--and then some--for "Taking Care of Kitty Naturally!" And follow along weekly with our "furry three", to get more tips in "Mews Nooz"!


Konnecting Socially
Angel Billy
Billy-Forever
10/26/1997 - 05/01/2015
Mikey, Forever
7/1/1997 - 11/24/2014
Heaven’s New Angel
jonnycat-on-perch
Jonny
6/7/1997 - 4/11/2014
3/23/1998 - 5/7/2011
130208FidoandFacebookFinal-small
Graphic: Compliments of Internet Service
Only Natural Pet
friskies-will-kitty-play
LoveMeow.com for ultimate cat lovers
Screaming Mimi
carolscrittercorner.com
Nip and Bones LLC
The Online Self Improvement and Self Help Encyclopedia
Transparency

In the interest of full disclosure and "transparency", and for the purposes of the new sears-small-face-left FTC Guidelines, I am an Affiliate for some of the products promoted at this site.

Read more about this here

* * * * *

Legal

“Kittens 'n Things" is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com.

Yours in disclosure,

otbs-sig-karen