When I consider what I like most about cats, I’d probably say it’s their
mysterious demeanor. I never know why one of my cats will suddenly pounce on my
computer keyboard, why another might hide for hours on Wednesdays, or what could
possibly be going on inside the head of one who spends time shadow boxing in my
bathroom. Just as their motivations and desires remain secret to us, they are
also, unfortunately, masters at concealing any illnesses they might have. A cat
can have a medical problem and even the most watchful owner may not realize it
until the condition becomes full-blown.
An unhealthy heart is an all too common feline problem, regardless of age.
The good news is that heart conditions are best treated when found early.
Additionally, early detection and treatment also give felines opportunities to
live relatively healthy and happy lives. All you have to do is be proactive by
routinely giving your cat a quick home-health examination. Don’t worry – it’s
easy, fun and can even save a life. More...