How Do I Know If My Cat Is Sick?

“My cat is sick, what should I do?!”

It’s a call that we get often here at Leesville Animal Hospital. Fortunately, many times, cats are simply having an “off day” and aren’t sick at all! So today we want to share some of the most common signs to look for that can tell you when your cat is sick. Of course, if you have any concerns, we always recommend giving us a call and making an appointment, or even dropping on in if you feel like it’s an emergency! Here at Leesville Animal Hospital we will always push our schedule around to make room for urgent patients! But we know that as a pet owner it is important for you to be able to understand what your pet is feeling too, so let’s take a look at some ways that you can know if your cat is feeling under the weather.

My Cat is Sick…I think? Signs to Look For in a Sick Cat

My Cat Is Sick

This infographic from the Pet Health Network shares ten of the biggest indicators that you might notice if your cat is feeling sick, but as your cat’s owner if you think that your cat is acting out of the ordinary we urge you to call your veterinarian. It is always better to be overly cautious and to have a healthy cat than to brush off illness as nothing only to find out that your cat’s sickness has gone further than it should have. If you think that your cat is under the weather for any reason CALL YOUR VET!

If you are a client of Leesville Animal Hospital and think your cat may be sick, call us at 919-870-7000