Hyperthyroidism  is a common condition in middle aged and elderly cats it is due to an over active thyroid due to a tumour. They present with a variety of symptoms from drinking more, eating more, urinating more or over activity and manic behaviour.

A blood test to measure the T4 hormone is done on site at the acomb surgery. Treatment by surgery, medicine ( Vidalta or Felimazole) or radio-active iodine can be given.

Bookmark and Share

GDPR Privacy Policy

© 2017 S.T. STEAD All rights reserved | Designed and hosted by VTS Web Services