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  1. Ragdoll baldy patch

    Health and Nutrition
    Good afternoon everyone. I have a 8 month old ragdoll kitten I have recently just noticed a patch on her leg, there is no furr but there is a dark mark on her skin, I will attach a photograph. It doesn't appear to be scabby or sore to touch. Has anyone came across anything like this before...
  2. Missing fur on ears . . . ??

    Health and Nutrition
    I just noticed that one of the cats I'm fostering has no fur on the upper part of both of his ears, and the skin is rough, with bumps along the outside edges. There's nothing unusual about the inside of his ears, and they don't seem to bother him at all. Any idea what could have caused this...
  3. Is this bacterial or ringworm? Please help!!

    Health and Nutrition
    Hi there! I adopted my cat on 3/15/20 from the Animal Defense League. He is FIV+ and was previously a stray so I believe he’s just purging from his street life since we’ve had a few health issues (congestion, tapeworm). Now he has an ear infection that was diagnosed after I brought him in for a...
  4. Dark brown specks on cat’s belly

    Health and Nutrition
    I recently noticed dark brown specks on my cat’s lower belly in between his back legs. These specks are mainly on the skin, not in his fur, and they don’t come off easily. He’s an indoor cat and I’ve checked the rest of his body for fleas/flea dirt but haven't found anything. It seems like he’s...
  5. Large bump under cats skin...

    Health and Nutrition
    So tonight my cat knocked over my spaghetti... long story short she was covered in sauce and I had to give her a bath. Shortly into the bath I noticed that a part of her face which was previously covered in hair, now had become bald and had a white hard bump; I can even see her veins through it...
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