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How to Give Your Cat A Pill

Reviewed by Dr. Celeste Clements, DVM, DACVIM on Thursday, October 15, 2015

Giving your cat a pill doesn't have to be difficult. Watch this video for helpful tips that make "pilling" a cat easy, including buttering the pill to make it slide down the throat and then blowing gently into your cat's nose to stimulate the swallowing reflex.

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