Keyword: cats


How can feline health be improved? Finnish cats offer clues

The cat is the most popular pet in Finland, but veterinarians there haven’t been able to find much in the medical literature about feline illnesses. So a research group led by the University of Helsinki and Folkhälsan Research Centre decided to create their own feline health registry.

Animal hospital group releases cancer treatment guidelines

Cancer is now the biggest disease-related cause of death in dogs and cats, but there are an increasing number of therapies available to pet owners who want to prolong the lives of their affected four-legged friends. So the American Animal Hospital Association has issued new guidelines for veterinarians on how to properly diagnose and treat the disease.