Your cat is suddenly very ill. Your veterinarian is going to ask you many questions. Will you be able to answer them with confidence?
Cats that don't feel well tend to withdraw rather than complain. Early signs of a problem may be subtle.You can learn to be a keen observer and a skilled reporter. These resources can help you sharpen your cat watching skills.
Healthy Cats For Life
The American Association of Feline Practitioners and Fort Dodge Animal Health have created this website to help cat owners recognize the subtle signs of illness in cats.
Learning from the Litter Pan
This Feline Practitioner member believes you can learn a lot by paying attention to what you scoop. Warning! There are pictures of poop on this page ;-)
Vomiting is a symptom commonly observed in cats that can indicate any one of a wide range of acute or chronic illnesses.