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Feature September 2013 Issue

Understanding Feline Asthma

Although incurable, this serious upper airway disorder is usually treatable.

According to data collected by the United States Census Bureau, well over 70 million cats are currently living in American homes. And it is estimated that 700,000 or more of them suffer from asthma, a condition marked by chronic and acute attacks of labored breathing, chest constriction, wheezing, and coughing.

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