Ed's note: This video was first uploaded in March 2012, and reuploaded following the site upgrade.

In this video from Ceva Animal Health for veterinary practitioners, Danièlle Gunn-Moore (Professor of Feline Medicine at The University of Edinburgh) explains why stress plays such an important role in recurrent cystitis in cats.

FIC (feline idiopathic cystitis) is a very common and distressing disease for cats, it can also be upsetting and frustrating for their owners.

The video also details how to manage it easily. See www.feliway.com for more advices on how decrease stress through environmental enrichment (including use of pheromones).