causes of renal failure in a young cat

March 16, 2016

Causes of renal failure in a young cat
Veterinarian Francine Rattner explains how a young cat could develop kidney failure. Toxins including antifreeze and rat poison, medications such as ibuprofen, infectious diseases and congenital problems can all cause kidney problems in a young animal. Depending on the cause, treatment may be able to reverse the kidney failure, but chronic cases are more difficult to manage. Capital Gazette (Annapolis, Md.) (3/15)