02 Questions to ask
Every student of journalism knows the basics for getting the facts. These principles were memorialized by Rudyard Kipling in his tale of "The Elephant's Child" which opens with:
(They taught me all I knew)
Their names are What and Why and When
and How and Where and Who.
In reference to cats with lower urinary tract signs, the three most important questions veterinarians need to ask to differentiate medical from behavioral inappropriate urination are urine volume, urine frequency and urine location(s), (i.e, what, how and where; table).
|Behavioral Periuria||Medical Periuria|
|Consistent locations in Vertical surfaces||Variable locations Horitontal surfaces|
|Multi-cat Household||Fewer Cat Household|
Because you know how important a good history is, you decide to ask Jan some more questions. Which question would you ask?