Re: [FH] Cats 101 show
- Yes, I've seen the series and I've seen the MC episode. My first cat and
the one with HCM was MC. You're correct. They didn't mention it. I've also
seen Dogs 101. They don't mention many illnesses there either. The only one
I remember is the obvious breathing problems for pugs.
In a message dated 2/20/2010 3:48:09 P.M. Central Standard Time,
Has anyone seen this series? I watched an episode awhile back as it was on
Maine coons and I found it interesting, but after the vet told me about
Maine coons and HCM I wondered if I missed them explaining that in the
I for sure would have been more vigilant with Charlie and asked my vet
about it at his last visit.
So it was back on last week and I watched again. Not only did they never
mention HCM, they said Maine coons were a "healthy, hardy cat with no known
health problems"!! And the date said 2008!
I know that the disease affects all breeds and ages, but with the
development of the genetic test for this breed and others I thought it should have
Just goes to show you shouldn't just use one source of information.
I shouldn't have.
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