Cats suffer in silence–hyperthyroidism

Cats suffer in silence–hyperthyroidism

Last week I started to sing the praises of cats because they “don’t constantly complain” like some of us humans do. As previously stated however, this “suffering in silence” sometimes allows a small matter to become much more serious before getting the proper treatment. Hyperthyroidism  is one of the most common of all the cat diseases and one of the most commonly missed conditions. Many times until the cat becomes […]

Hyperthyroidism – One of the Most Common Cat Diseases

Hyperthyroidism – One of the Most Common Cat Diseases

Last week I wrote about Hypothyroidism in Dogs; this week I will discuss another important topic that also seems to cause much confusion. Hyperthyroidism is a condition mostly seen in cats and it is treated with a completely different set of medications. It is extremely important to know the difference between these two conditions and which medication treats which condition. I will again start with a few basic definitions and […]