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Urinary Tract Infection

Description: An infection of the bladder or urinary tract which may be caused by diet, stress, age, or urolithiasis.

What to Watch For: Symptoms include frequent urination, pain, bloody urine, urination outside the litter box, and straining to urinate.

Treatment: Infections are treated with antibiotics and pain medication as urinary tract infections are very painful for animals. If left untreated, the infection can progress to kidney disease and kidney failure.

Breeds prone to Urinary Tract Infection include:


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