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Nutrition Cats are not vegetarians Necessary to maintain low pH in urine Lactose intolerant, do not replace water with milk http://www.justpetcats.com/images/cat_eating_grass.jpghttp://www.catchat.org/funny_pix/baz.jpghttp://www.animalphotography.co.uk/Newwebtest2/Catfolder/Cat&kittenalbums/LaPicsPractical3/urinating366088.jpg Reproduction
Reproduction No spines – castrated Queen has several cycles in succession in summer & fall Spines – not
castrated Tom’s penis has small “horns/barbs” Gestation approx. 60 days http://www.nahtn.com/CatPrincess_small.jpghttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:White_Cat_Nursing_Four_Kittens_HQ.jpghttp://www.ivis.org/images/advances/Concannon/memon/fig3_sm.jpg www.catvet.homestead.com/ Cryptorchid2.html Health Concerns
Health Concerns FLUTD feline lower urinary tract disease
– Struvite crystals form in urethra
– Symptoms: frequent attempts to urinate, straining to urinate, crying while urinating...
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This note was uploaded on 12/04/2013 for the course AVS 101 taught by Professor Mallilo during the Fall '08 term at Rhode Island.
- Fall '08