• My cat (Sirloin) has early Kidney disease that was diagnosed in January. His numbers didn’t change much from January to June when he got retested. He is not due to be retested until January again. I am not sure what in the blood work indicates that, but if you let me know I can send the values. Should I wait until January or get his blood work done again sooner? I am thinking of the doing the blood work in late October or early November. I think that I just want to know before January, but it would be $200 and maybe unnecessary stress on him. His dental is due in January too, so if I could wait it may be best. Not sure if I should wait or not. Thank you, Amanda Daviau

    Hi Amanda,
    I recommend that you call and talk to your local veterinarian about this. The frequency of testing recommended will depend on a few different factors including his age, the severity of the kidney disease, the symptoms that he is showing, and his overall health. Your local vet knows your pet and they can give you the best advice. They can also answer any other questions that you have about the kidney disease.


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