Health Check

SlimKitty Health Check: Skin Parasites

SlimKitty Health Check: Skin Parasites

Next up in our SlimKitty Health Check Series are skin parasites. Since we covered the most common, fleas & ticks in our SlimDoggy series, I will refer you to that post. Symptoms, diagnosis and treatments for your cat will be similar.   There are a couple of skin parasites you are more like... »

SlimKitty Health Check: Parasites – Worms

SlimKitty Health Check: Parasites – Worms

The next installment on our SlimKitty Health Check series is on parasites. Cats can contract many of the same parasites that dogs get: Roundworms, Hookworms, Whipworms & Tapeworms. You can read our SlimDoggy Health Check Parasites: Worms post to get information on symptoms, diagnosis, treatment... »

SlimKitty Health Check: Fungal Diseases

SlimKitty Health Check: Fungal Diseases

The next in our series on Feline Diseases is fungal diseases. Just as with bacterial diseases, there are many fungal diseases that may impact our cat’s health.   Cats are susceptible to many of the same fungal diseases as dogs such as Aspergillosis, Coccidiomycosis and Histoplasmosis, so ... »

SlimKitty Health Check: Bacterial Diseases

SlimKitty Health Check: Bacterial Diseases

In our first post in our SlimKitty Health Check series, we cover Bacterial Diseases. As in our SlimDoggy Health Check Series, we will cover Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention. This isn’t meant to replace the advice or direction of your veterinarian, but rather to help educate you pa... »

SlimKitty Health Check: Cat Diseases

SlimKitty Health Check: Cat Diseases

Over on our sister site, SlimDoggy, we recently introduced a new feature called SlimDoggy Health Check. We knew that kitty’s have just as many health problems as our canine friends so we decided to run a similar series on SlimKitty about feline health and wellness. Our goal is to educate cat o... »