Irish shorthair History
Irish shorthair Traits
Coat and Coloring
Distinctive Physical Traits
Irish shorthair Temperament
Irish shorthair Care
Irish shorthair Genetic Health Conditions
Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD)
Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) is the most common inherited disease in cats. The disease causes the formation of fluid-filled cysts in the kidneys that can lead to kidney failure.
With more than 45 health tests, Wisdom Panel™ Complete for Cats screens for these and other important genetic conditions—allowing you to better plan for your cat's lifelong care.