Hyperthyroidism in Cats: Tulsa Veterinarian

Hyperthyroidism Is Common in Senior Cats By Susan Little, DVM Hyperthyroidism (also called thyrotoxicosis) is one of the most common diseases of the middle-aged and older cat. It is a multi-system disorder caused by an increase in the amount of thyroid hormones (called T3 and T4) produced by an enlarged [...] Read more »

Cat Healthcare: Conditions Often Found in Kittens

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Preferably when you adopt a new kitten, the kitty cat will certainly be healthy and without any medical issues. Nevertheless, that’s not always the case. There are a few problems that seem to accompany relative frequency in young kittens. These are the conditions that we see most typically in our practice. From PetMD.com [...] Read more »

Cat Teeth Cleaning

Cat Teeth Cleaning Tulsa OK

According to the American Veterinary Dental Society, 70 % of cats age 3 and older have dental disease. However, few pet owners in Tulsa acknowledge the significance and do something about it. Cat dental care is just as crucial as dental care is for people but seems to be ignored. [...] Read more »

Human Medications Are a Common Pet Poison

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Human medications are among the most common household pet poisons. Whether discovered or purposely administered by pet owners, medications can be potentially dangerous for our cats and dogs. And although everyone is familiar with the “Keep out of reach of children” warning, this may underestimate our pets. Pets, unlike children, [...] Read more »