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If you spend time with your kitten every day, you will quickly get to know their personality, behaviour and feeding routine and elimination habits. Changes in these usually indicate that something may be wrong with your kitten.

Any of the following may be symptoms of illness:

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Signs of Chronic Illnesses

What can owners do to look out for the signs of some of the most common chronic illnesses found in cats? A daily or weekly health check provides the opportunity for a head to tail examination - a good time to do this is during a grooming session.

Accepting the news that your pet cat has a chronic illness can be difficult to come to terms with. But, thanks to an increased understanding of the conditions and on-going medical and surgical developments, the diagnosis need not feel like the end of the world.

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