From time to time, you may find issues with your cat. In cat foods there are sugar in pouches which can result in contributing to pet obesity and problems with teeth.
Some of the symptoms you may notice is vomiting, sometimes blood, diarrhoea, loss of appetite, weight loss and lethargy are the most common signs.
Constipation: straining to defecate, abdominal pain, abdominal swelling, abdominal infection associated with the rupture of the affected bowel.
Gastroenteritis is most often characterized by vomiting and diarrhea. Many cats will have tenderness when picked up around the abdomen. Or will resist handling of the stomach and hindquarters.
intestinal Blockages: The cat will vomit either food or liquid, diarrhoea which can be bloody.
Pain in belly, loss of appetite, loss of energy, hiding, straining in the litter box to defecate, smaller amounts of faeces in comparison to normal.
Common Digestive Problems
Intestinal worms, Food Allergies, Internal parasites are a
common problem in cats including indoors.
Constipation, Hairballs, Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Chronic Enteropathy. When the symptoms go for three weeks or longer such as parasitic disease or neoplastic disease which is abnormal mass of tissue that forms when cells grow and divide more than they should or do not die when they should and spread to other parts of the body is ruled out.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease is a chronic inflammatory process of the lining of the small intestinal tract. Left untreated can build up scar tissue and potentially become lymphoma.
Lymphoma is a type of cancer that affects the lymphatic system. The lymphatic system is made up of a network of tubes. Lymph vessels and glands and nodes through the body.
If you notice any of the symptoms there are a few steps, you can take initially.
Worming your cat can help, also change of diet chicken, and white rice can help and probiotics labelled for cats.
Cranberries powder or capsules sprinkled over their biscuits. This a good source of fibre and Vitamin C. And can reduce urinary tract infection and stop it from coming back.
½ to one capsule for medium size dogs and cats.
Urinary tract infections are usually caused by bacteria from poo entering the urinary tract.
Most issues dealt with straight away can be resolved leaving you with a healthy and happy pet.