One of the most important pieces of equipment that any cat breeder can have in the fight against respiratory problems is a nebulizer. Relatively inexpensive, with a few modifications, a nebulizer can be used to deliver lifesaving medications.
Herpesvirus, Calici and Chlamydia are the three most common upper respiratory infections (URIs) in cats. This article includes an easy to use chart to help you determine which if these upper respiratory infections your cat might have.Â
Coupage is a technique that can be performed at home to loosen accumulated fluid in the lungs by rapidly tapping rhythmically on the chest of the cat. It is particularly beneficial for felines suffering from pneumonia or bronchitis. This article teaches coupage via photos and text.
When a kitten is born premature, you must provide extra care needed for the kitten to finish the growth and development that should have been completed in utero, after which it can be treated like a full-term newborn.