Why Your Older Cat May Be Losing Weight

Toggle fullscreen Fullscreen button




my name is dr. Hedley and I wanted to

talk to you today about something that I

see routinely in my veterinary practice

we see a lot of the older cats that are

chronically losing weight and the client

always comes in and the individuals say

you know they're just getting old

they're losing weight well my experience

has been just getting old that make you

lose weight so you need to look for

reasons why these pets are starting to

lose condition and typically it fits

into general categories but three of the

really major disease processes we see

are hyperthyroidism chronic renal

disease and and diabetes mellitus those

diseases routinely will cause weight

loss and and and poor condition in older

cats the one condition that is extremely

Unable to open file!