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What Are The Causes Of Cat Diseases And Symptoms


 Symptoms of cat diseases are, food allergy that are caused by an allergic reaction to one or more ingredients in the cats food.cats can become allergic to foods that they have eaten for along period of time.non seasonal itching especially on the front half of the body and head,hair loss due to masssive scratching,vomiting and the ears may be swollen.this are the symptoms of cat diseases

Your cats skin condition is an indication of her overall health. When a skin problem occurs, your cat may respond with excessive scratching, chewing and/or licking. A wide range of causes-from external parasites and allergies to seasonal changes and stress, or a combination of these-may be affecting your cat’s skin and should be investigated. Skin problems are another symptoms of cat diseases.when acat is infected, it start scratching itself especilly around the neck,it starts experiencing round, scaly patches on the face and paws and it losses lots of hair.

• Symptoms may vary depending on what has caused liver disease, but common symptoms of the cats diseases include

Loss of appetite, vomiting and diarrhoea, enlargement of your cat’s liver and increased urination are the symptoms of the cat diseases


Other cats diseases include cat scratch diseases that are caused by bacteria found in the saliva of cats and kittens. If scratch or bite is on the arm, it will become swollen.The most common symptoms of cat scratch disease are a bite or scratch that does not heal normally; painful or swollen glands, especially in the armpit or near the inside of the elbow, they also have a fever, headache, fatigue and sometimes a rash.

One of the most common cats diseases is the congestive heart failure. It occurs because the heart is no longer able to function as an efficient pump. Occasionally, fluid may build up in the abdomen and in the legs also.
There are many signs seen in cats suffering from congestive heart failure including:
• weakness
• decreased appetite
• difficulty in breathing
• increased respiratory rate
• increased respiratory effort
if the heart failure is severe enough to cause inadequate levels of oxygen to reach the body
• swelling of the legs

Other cat’s diseases include the Stroke in cats which occurs when the normal blood supply to the brain has been reduced. The symptoms and effects of stroke in cats include. A head tilt, difficulty walking, uncontrollable circling, sudden loss of vision and bowel control, and sudden behavioral changes

Strokes in cats can also be caused by an underlying medical condition, or through an accidental injury or through poisoning. Strokes occur when the blood supply to the brain has been reduced, or when a vessel within the brain breaks.



Rabies are other cat diseases considered an indigenous cat diseases. Rabies virus survives only inside the body. A bite wound generally transmits the disease through means of the virus being shed in the salivaA common reason for cats to pull at their hair is allergy to flea bites. Mites also cause cats to pull at their hair causing the cats diseases. There is a condition, which makes cats chew at their fur in order to relieve themselves of constant itching. Ringworm causes hair loss around the ears, face and feet. The skin becomes dry, flaky and gray and the hair falls off in small patches

Other causes of cats diseases in include injuries and infections with parasites

Tips and comments

A cat must be incubated between three and eight weeks to avoid the cats diseases

you should buy products related to the cats diseases

By Emma Wanjiku, published at 04/05/2012
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