Does Your Cat Have High Blood Pressure?

You probably don’t know. Blood pressure is not often measured during veterinary visits.

Much like in people, high blood pressure in cats can lead to a host of serious problems, including strokes, blindness, and dragging of one or both hind limbs. Yet high blood pressure, known medically as hypertension, often goes unchecked — and untreated. Most veterinarians do not routinely perform blood pressure measurements during wellness exams, says […]
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