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Cat Cough and Respiratory

Very young and older cats are more prone to get cough and respiratory problems. Like humans, cats to get coughs and respiratory problems and like humans their illness can spread and worsen causing serious damage if not treated immediately.

Symptoms

Symptoms includes coughing, sneezing, runny nose, and trouble breathing. Respiratory problems in cats tend to be highly contagious to other cats so separate your cat during the infection period. The cause of a cough or respiratory problem is generally a cold or allergies like mold, grass, dust etc. Coughing is a reflex initiated by an irritant in the bronchial tubes.

Cat Health Options

Immediate treatment is critical because respiratory problems can worsen dramatically and cause severe damage to the lungs and body. There are several treatments available to treat cough and respiratory problems. Common treatments include Home Oxygen Therapy, use of a Nebulizer, and Acupuncture. The most common are medications that can be taken orally or injected in. Nasal sprays and pills are becoming more popular amongst cat owners.

Disclaimer: 1st Pet Naturals is an education resource, and all information herein is strictly for educational purposes. It is not intended to diagnose, treat, prevent, or cure disease, nor is it meant to replace the (prescribed) treatment or recommendations of your veterinarian or healthcare provider. Always inform your veterinarian or healthcare provider of any products that your pet is taking, including herbal remedies and supplements.