Cat Health Conditions
Veterinary Care is Expensive
According to Healthy Paws Pet Insurance, every six seconds a pet owner is faced with a vet bill of more than $1,000. Unfortunately, when it comes to your dog’s health, there is no way predict the future. Consider some of these facts about veterinary care in the U.S.
- Annual veterinary expenses in the U.S. exceeded $16 billion in 2016
- 1 in 3 pets will need urgent vet care this year alone
- Less than 1% of pet owners in the U.S. have pet insurance
Top 10 Health Issues in Cats
Healthy Paws shared data from over 200,000 claims over a two year period. Here is a list of the top 10 health issues in cats.
|Rank||Condition||% of Claims|
Source: Cost of Pet Care 2017
List of Cat Health Conditions
Below is a list of cat and kitten health conditions including symptoms, treatment options and cost.
|Condition||Cost to Treat|
|Cataracts||$2,000 to $3,000|
|Cruciate Ligament Tear||$2,000 to $4,000|
|Ear Canal Ablation||$2,000 to $4,000|
|Throat Cancer||$2,500 to $20,000|