EveryCat-supported health studies have helped veterinarians improve the diagnosis and treatment of many diseases and conditions, changing the way feline medicine is practiced. Read about the grants we’ve funded below.
Blood clots sometimes occur in cats, especially those with heart disease, and is usually fatal. This study investigates a new
Cats with heart disease may form blood clots in the heart, which can travel to the hind legs and cut
Dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) is a progressive and usually fatal disease in which the heart muscle becomes weak, leading to an
Cats are commonly affected by cardiovascular disease. Worldwide estimates indicate that greater than 10% of cats have an underlying heart
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is a common and severe feline disease. It is caused by mutations (genetic alterations) affecting the contractile
Birman cats are predisposed to multiple types of heart muscle disease, and an inherited basis appears likely. It is currently
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is a very common heart disease of cats causing their heart muscle to become thicker than normal.
Birman cats, primarily in Europe, are predisposed to heart muscle disease (cardiomyopathy). A crucial question that must be answered before
Cardiomyopathies are the leading cause of symptomatic feline heart disease. The incidence of occult heart disease in apparently healthy mixed-breed
Corticosteroids, particularly methylprednisolone acetate (MPA, Depo-medrolâ), are commonly used to treat a variety of inflammatory conditions in cats. At the
Heart disease is an important cause of illness in cats but can be difficult to diagnose, especially in its early
Restrictive cardiomyopathy (RCM) is a common cause of severe congestive heart failure and death in older cats. RCM is a