Medical marijuana has a surprising growth market: pets. People looking to help their senior cats regain mobility or ease the pain of cats battling cancer are turning to a hemp-derived product called CBD, or cannabidiol. The stories are compelling—older catsRead more.
It is hard to know what the right flea meds for kittens are. Many cat owners experience the issue of fleas with new kittens and cats. One of the questions we are asked is “are cat fleas and dog fleasRead more.
If you’ve read my books or are familiar with my advice, you know I always recommend cat caregivers scoop the litter box at least twice a day. Cats are very clean animals and when they go to the box forRead more.
Have you ever considered using a pet sitter? What do you ask to make sure your fur baby is well taken care of? I had an emergency visit with panicked cat parents. They had just returned from a three-week vacationRead more.
Happy New Year! Did you make any resolutions for 2020? Many people do, with the most common being things such as to eat healthier, exercise more, quit smoking, save more money, and so on. Although New Year’s resolutions are sometimesRead more.
Cat life at its best! You want the cats in your life to live long, happy and healthy lives. While there are some factors out of your control, there are a few things you can do to help ensure catsRead more.
Cats generally are not huge fans of fireworks. Fireworks not only result in your cat being stressed and anxious but could even cause them to run away and become lost. You’re probably not going to be able to completely eliminateRead more.
The holiday and winter period can be especially difficult for stray and shelter cats and the shelters themselves. If you have been thinking about helping cats in need, the holidays are the perfect time to start! Try one of theseRead more.
In our dreams, the holiday season is full of twinkling lights and dreams come true. But in the veterinary hospital, the holiday season brings us sick, stressed cats and the worried people who love them. To make matters worse, theRead more.
Are you worried that your cat might be Hyperthyroid? Expert veterinarian Dr. Liz Bales shares what to look out for in hyperthyroidism in cats. What is the Thyroid and What Does It Do?The thyroid is a gland that produces hormonesRead more.