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June 8, 2017
Although we tend to think of viruses causing diseases like the flu or common cold, it’s becoming increasingly clear that viruses have strong links to certain cancers, both in people and animals. Nowhere is this more obvious than in cats, where cancer-causing viruses have been recognized for decades.
POSTED IN: Cancer, Cat health, Animal studies, Animal welfare, Veterinary research , Pet health, Animal health, Feline health, Cure cancer, Cat diseases
May 11, 2017
Many of us do monthly or yearly cancer bump and lump checks on ourselves as part of our overall wellness efforts to catch any potential problems early – sometimes with lifesaving results. The same kind of lump and bump check can be a life-saving routine for our cats, too.
POSTED IN: Cancer, Cat health, Animal studies, Animal welfare, Animal health, Feline health, Cat diseases
November 15, 2016
Felicity Thayer remembers the first time she laid eyes on Toulouse, a tiny, longhaired, dark gray kitten that seemed to appear out of nowhere.
POSTED IN: Cat diseases
May 31, 2013
As a lifelong animal lover, Linda Stone, of Scottsdale, Arizona, has experienced the deaths of her dog (kidney failure), skunk (hemophilia) and trap-neuter-release cat (transmittable venereal tumor).