Did you know The Top 10 Most Common Health Problems for Cats?

Most cat owners are in the dark about common health problems that their pets may face. Cat behavior is complex and can be difficult to understand. The symptoms of many diseases are not always obvious, which can lead to an expensive and unnecessary trip to the veterinarian. To avoid these mishaps, we’ve put together this list of the top 10 most common cat health problems.

1. Hairballs

Hairballs are the main cause of the intestinal blockage, which can lead to deadly issues if not treated. Toxoplasmosis is the most common disease associated with hairballs, so make sure to keep your cat’s food and water clean. If this does not help, your veterinarian may recommend roundworms or hookworms. Additionally, he or she may recommend having your cat spayed or neutered. Brainworm Disease Another common parasite can be found in cats. The neurological disease, toxoplasmosis, can cause very serious problems, including seizures, blindness, and death. Young kittens and those with impaired vision or brain function are most vulnerable to the disease. Lymphogranuloma venereum This is a skin disease and an immune-mediated inflammatory disease.

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