by Mr. T in DC
Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease: 5 Important Facts All Cat Owners Should Know
Feline lower urinary tract disease… just the sound of it might give you the chills but you shouldn’t panic if your vet utters these words. It is a relatively common disease and it certainly doesn’t mean that your cat is on his death bed.
Feline lower urinary tract disorder can be easily prevented if you take the necessary precautions at home. Here are 5 important facts every cat owner should know about feline urinary problems.
Feline lower urinary tract disease is a very general term. It refers to a wide range of conditions that affect your cat’s bladder. The most common conditions are urinary tract infections and bladder stones. Bladder stone are more common in male cats because their urethras are long and narrow.
If a blockage due to the accumulation of crystals or stones forms in your cat’s bladder and he stops urinating