Why is my cat drinking more water?

If your cat starts drinking more water than usual and urinating excessively, it is most often a sign of illness. Kidney disease and diabetes mellitus are common in cats and can cause an increase in thirst and appetite as well. Keep out fresh cool water in various areas in the home and be sure to have your vet perform a urinalysis to diagnosis the problem. Kidney disease and diabetes are not curable but can be controlled for your cat’s better quality of life.


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