Can a mature cat have fish oil? My 15 year old cat has arthritis in one of his front legs and my dogs are taking fish oil daily for their arthritis. Cheryl Becker
Tagged: cat arthritis
Tiger was a seemingly healthy tabby cat. He enjoyed treats and loved to tackle his toys. He made frequent visits to the water dish, but his owners attributed this to thirst from playing so hard. Then a routine veterinary exam resulted in a shocking diagnosis of chronic cat kidney disease, devastating Tiger's family. Unfortunately, they are not alone in this experience. Banfield Pet Hospital's 2012 State of Pet Health Report revealed an alarming trend: the incidence of chronic disease in dogs and cats is increasing.
While arthritis is well recognized in dogs, many of us are not so good at realizing when our feline friends are developing cat arthritis. Cats are notorious at being able to hide any signs...