Feline Pollakiuria (Frequent Urination)
Pollakiuria is the voiding or passing of small quantities of urine more frequently than normal. Although some cats urinate more frequently than others, it is important to establish what is normal for your cat, and to contact your veterinarian if pollakiuria is evident. It is not uncommon for cats with pollakiuria to have “accidents” in the house.
Causes of Frequent Urinations in Cats
The variety of causes in cats are divided into diseases of the bladder, prostate or gentials.
Diseases of the Urinary Bladder and Urethra
Diseases of the Prostate
Diseases of the External Genitalia
What to Watch For
Diagnosis of Pollakiuria in Cats
Treatment of Pollakiuria in Cats
Administer all prescribed medication and return for follow-up evaluations as directed by your veterinarian. Observe your pet very closely. If pollakiuria is not improving and/or is getting worse, contact your veterinarian at once.