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11 January 2011

Symptoms of cat stress, disease

It's not just people who get sick from stress. A recent Ohio State University study found that healthy cats show signs of illness when stressed.

It's not just people who get sick from stress. A recent Ohio State University study found that healthy cats show signs of illness when stressed.

Lower urinary tract diseases occur in about 1.5% of house cats, the researchers said, and a lot of pet owners can't stand the messes that come with it, so millions of sick cats are euthanised or turned over to shelters every year. 

 
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