Hyperthyroidism in Cats: Common But Treatable

By | 2017-03-17T18:41:31+00:00 December 14th, 2016|

Hyperthyroidism is a common endocrine disease that occurs in middle aged to older cats.  It is the result of the thyroid gland producing too much thyroid hormone all the time, regardless of whether the body needs it or not.  The thyroid hormone does many jobs in the body- it makes metabolism speed up, makes the heart faster, [...]