Area of concern
- Abdomen (tummy)
- Anus (bottom)
- Back (spine)
- Brain and nerves
- Female parts: vagina and uterus
- Head, face and neck
- Legs, paws and claws
- Male parts: penis, testicles and prostate
- Mammary glands (breasts)
- Mouth and Teeth
- Skin and fur
If you have a pregnant cat, it’s important to be well informed and prepared for her kittening to reduce the chance of problems.
Removing an eye is usually a last resort, but is necessary in some circumstances. Your vet may advise removing an eye if it’s been badly damaged, is causing unmanageable pain, is affected by an untreatable condition, or contains a tumour.
There can be lots of causes of limping and stiffness in older cats, but arthritis is usually the most common cause.
Scratching is normal for cats, but sometimes they can seem a bit itchier than normal and may need to see a vet.
Arthritis (osteoarthritis) is a very common condition that causes painful, swollen joints and makes moving around uncomfortable.