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Common Health Issues

Cats - Common Health Issues While every cat will have its own positive and negative health attributes, there are some medical problems that are more common than others. The majority of cats will deal with at least one of the following infirmities in their lifetime.

Fleas & Ticks
These pests are so small, but they can cause big trouble for your kitty. Find out how to care for a cat suffering from these parasites.

Obesity
By following a few simple practices, it should be fairly easy to keep your cat from becoming overweight.

Senior Cats
Some medical issues are particularly common in senior cats, such as arthritis, deafness, and blindness. Learn how to make your cat's sunset years as enjoyable as possible.

Indoor/Outdoor Exposure
Both indoor and outdoor cats can be subject to certain dangers, some more serious than others.

Feline Leukemia
Find out how this frightening disease is spread and what to do if your cat exhibits any symptoms associated with Feline Leukemia.

Feline Immunodeficiency Virus
This disease mimics the symptoms of the human AIDS virus. Find out what your treatment options are if your cat is inflicted with this virus.

Cat Scratch Fever

Does Cat Scratch Fever affect humans or cats or both?