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Cat Health Symptom: Shaking Or Shivering

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Distemper

Distemper is a highly contagious disease caused by a virus similar to the one that causes measles in people. Worldwide, it is the leading cause of infectio...

Frostbite

Ice cubes often overflow their trays because water expands as it freezes. The same thing happens when dogs and cats get frostbite. Water in the body's cell...

Hypothermia

Dogs and cats don't get dangerously cold very often because they have a strong shiver reflex. Shivering increases the body's metabolism and generates heat....

Poisoning, Chemical

Corrosive Household Products - Corrosive and caustic chemicals (acids and alkalis) are found in household cleaners, toilet bowl cleaners, dishwasher deterg...

Poisoning, General

Pets can poison themselves by swallowing something that tastes good to them such as chocolate candy, rat bait, antifreeze (which has a sweet flavor), or po...

Poisoning, Insecticide

There are dozens of products sold at hardware, home repair, and agricultural stores to kill ants, termites, wasps, garden pests, and other insects. Most of...

Poisoning, Poison Baits

Animal baits containing strychnine, sodium fluoroacetate, phosphorus, zinc phosphide, and metaldehyde are used in rural areas to control gopher, cyotes, an...

Poisoning, Rodent Poison

Common rat and mouse poisons include anticoagulants and hypercalcemic agents. Both can be deadly if your pet ingests them. Anticoagulants - Anticoagulan...

Seizures

Seizures are much more common in dogs than in cats, and they can happen at any age. Seizures are commonly associated with brain injury, encephalitis, heat ...

Spider Bites

Spiders would rather avoid most pets altogether, but they will bite cats and dogs if they feel threatened. Most spider bites are more uncomfortable than da...