Excessive Drooling in Cats

Excessive Drooling in Cats

Excessive drooling, also known as hypersalivation, is the production of excessive amounts of saliva in the mouth. 


The most common symptom of excessive drooling is the production of large amounts of saliva from the mouth.


Dental problems, such as gingivitis or stomatitis

How to diagnose

A veterinarian can diagnose excessive drooling in cats by examining the mouth and taking a medical history. 


The treatment for excessive drooling in cats depends on the underlying cause.

How to prevent

Provide your cat with dental treats or chew toys

Provide your cat

If you notice your cat is drooling excessively, it is important to see a veterinarian right away.

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