Area of concern
- Abdomen (tummy)
- Anus (bottom)
- 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
Most cases of vomiting in cats will improve with minimal treatment but sometimes vomiting can be a sign of something more serious.
Permethrin is a chemical used to treat fleas. It’s safe to use on dogs but is extremely poisonous for cats. Common symptoms of permethrin poisoning include drooling, acting strangely, twitching and fitting.
Car sickness is a common problem for puppies and dogs. Travel training is the best way to prevent a car sickness problem developing.
FIV is a virus that infects cats and damages their immune system, making them prone to infections that they then struggle to recover from (similar to HIV in humans).
Giardia is a very small parasite that attacks the lining of the guts and causes diarrhoea.