Murmurs of the Heart

When the vet says your cat has a heart murmur, how serious is it?

A cat’s heart is hardly bigger than a golf ball, compared to our fist-sized blood-pumping organ. But the heart of a cat and the heart of a person work the same way. Thus, for either species, a heart murmur means blood is swishing around to some degree rather than flowing as efficiently as it should […]
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