How to Take Care of Your Cat during Diarrhea
You may not have seen cats having diarrhea unless they have a digestive problem. If your cat has diarrhea for a short span, then is okay and your cat can recover otherwise the same diarrhea can be problematic if it lasts longer. This may be due to something, which he has in the stomach and body is unable to digest it. Once this indigestible thing is out of his stomach, your cat will be fine. Your cat and you are Furrever Friends. Finding the reason responsible for digestive disturbance will help you in avoid diarrhea.
Reasons responsible for diarrhea
There are many reasons, but a common reason is due to the feeding of milk. What we usually do we give our cat the same milk we consume? Many times, it happens that cat is unable to digest and diarrhea starts. Something, which is beneficial for us, may not bring the same results for our cat.
If your cat is suffering from diarrhea for long, then he will lose the body fluids and all the necessary minerals and salts which are required for a good health. If this is the condition with your cat, then you need immediate veterinary consultation.
If your cat is suffering not only from diarrhea,but alsofrom any other disease, the same disease lasts for more than 2 to 3 days. This is the time to take this case at top priority. There are several reasons behind the diarrhea of your cat and it is essential to diagnose it at the earliest possible and give the best treatment. If they ask, you to bring a sample of diarrhea, then do it because it will help them in identifying the actual problem. The right diagnosis will bring the right medication.
Maintain good hygiene
You need to maintain a good hygiene and wash your hands properly every time after cleaning your cat. In case the diarrhea is due to infection, then it is better to keep your cat in isolation. You need to isolate his belongings like bedding, utensils, food and the litter box. You need to wash all these things to regularly to disinfect them. Whenever you are handling his stool, it is imperative to wear gloves. Do not let your cat go out of your house, this will prevent the infection from spreading. Cat diarrhea can be serious, but if you cannot take proper care. The right treatment will make Furrever Friends happy and healthy.