Urinary tract infections (UTI’s) are common health ailment in cats. If your cat is displaying unusual behaviors around their litter box, they may have a UTI. A urinary tract infection is very painful for your cat. Worse still, the infection could easily spread and become fatal. This makes it important that a UTI is treated quickly and efficiently.Author: Richard Parker.
One key to treating FLUTD is to determine the root cause, which may include bladder stones, urinary tract blockage, infection or cancer. If the cause of these symptoms cannot be determined, the cat is considered to have bladder inflammation (cystitis). For upper urinary tract issues in cats, can cause lower urinary tract problems in cats.
Most cats that are suffering from a urinary tract infection will not have symptoms of generalized illness (fever, loss of appetite, lethargy, vomiting) because the infection is limited to a small part of the body. Cats More at Risk of UTI. Most cats that develop urinary Author: Clare Deming.
A cat urinary infection (UTI) is common condition in cats that can, if left untreated, become serious. Any cat is vulnerable to a feline UTI. Cat urinary problems begin when bacteria builds up in the bladder. The bacteria (usually e. Coli) replicates in the warm, dark conditions inside the bladder and spreads to the rest of the cat urinary tract.