Patient Profile

Meet Choo Choo the Cat

Meet Choo Choo the Cat

April 24, 2017

This amazing kitty disappeared from her home four weeks ago, in the middle of the unrelenting rainy weather we were having. Her owners had almost given up hope of seeing her again when she re-appeared five days later on their doorstep.

A Cat Cancer Success Story

November 21, 2014

Seven months ago, Ellie's owner brought her in for trouble swallowing and acting lethargic. Her exam revealed a severely enlarged lymph node in her neck. We performed a quick and non-invasive needle biopsy, and, within hours, a diagnosis of lymphoblastic lymphoma was confirmed.

Feline Diabetes Success Story

November 19, 2013

Diabetes mellitus, more commonly referred to simply as diabetes, is an endocrine disorder that affects 0.5 to 1 percent of the feline population. The prevalence of this disease is thought to be increasing, likely secondary to higher obesity rates and high-carbohydrate diets (dry food in particular).

Feline Resiliency

August 10, 2012

I have been rescuing and fostering strays for years and am forever amazed by their ability to overcome some tough situations. In addition to my own experiences, ten years of listening to both heart breaking and loving stories have furthered my awe of these little critters.

Fred's Story: The Importance of Team Medicine

November 3, 2011

We would like for you all to meet Fred. Fred is a 9 year old, Siamese whose body decided to throw us a medical curveball earlier this year.

Elmo and the Total Mouth Extraction

October 6, 2011

I met Elmo, a 5 year old Domestic Long Hair, in May 2010 as a second opinion for severe oral stomatitis (swelling/inflammation of the gums) which was being managed medically elsewhere, and was in fact part of a study for a new potential treatment for this condition.

Patient Profile: Annie's Success Story!

June 9, 2011

Meet Annie (pictured at left), a wonderful little mixed breed medium hair kitty. She is only 2 years old and already has given her mom fits.

Patient Profile: Tucker

March 17, 2011

How important is early detection and constant diligence when it comes to chronic disease management? It can make all the difference, and it has in the life of one of our patients, Tucker.

Meet Elrond - A Very Special Cat!

October 11, 2010

Elrond is a very special member of the Cats Exclusive extended family. This sweet little guy somehow found his way into the Egyptian Society of Animal Friends, a shelter in Cairo, two years ago as a young kitten.