A seven-part learning series with Martha Cannon covering the common presentation of the inappetent cat.
Poor appetite is a common presenting condition in cats, with a wide range of potential underlying causes, some easier to identify than others.
This learning series reviews some of the common but less easily diagnosed causes of inappetence in cats. It look at the management of chronic diseases that affects appetite, including gastrointestinal disease, chronic kidney disease, pancreatitis and neoplasia. Whilst also covering effective practical techniques, tips and tricks that will allow you to provide these cases with improved nutrition thus improved outcomes.
Topics covered include:
- Identifying the underlying cause of inappetence – recognising nausea, pancreatitis & pain in sick cats
- Medical management of nausea & inappetence in cats
- Practical techniques for placing & using feeding tubes
- Management of feline chronic diseases – including GI disease, chronic kidney disease & neoplasia
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