Re:Joey - HCM questions
- Hello Dick and Joey!
Sounds like Joey has found the perfect home with you and I am sorry he has
so many problems. I'd definitely consider the thyroid test and also a test for
anaemia as both of these can cause secondary HCM. There is a rare juvenile
hyperthyroidism but none of my cats have that. I've only experienced it in
Personally, I would rather have my cat eating standard food than not eating
premium food, espeically with his conditions. I tried a premium kibble and out
of 12 cats, I`ve only had one actually like it! And of course that was after
I bought the 10kg sack. You might want to add a supplement as well, such as
CO Q or Carnitine.. if you search for those here, there is a lot of
I took a look at Joey and he's gorgeous. He seems to have a silver undercoat
which makes him really shine. Just one thing.. what's his weight? Overweight
increases the risk of heart disease and you might want to consider that.
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