Cat Checkups & Preventive Care

Keeping your cat safe and healthy is a full-time job. It takes more than going to see the veterinarian when sickness is obvious. Here you’ll find advice and precautionary tips for the long-term wellbeing of your feline.

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What To Do if Your Cat Just Seems Off
There is a term, ADR, that vets like to use when a pet comes in with vague signs or symptoms. The term means, "Ain't Doin' Right." Learn more about this "medical" term and what it means to your vet.
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6 Surprising Facts About Kidney Disease in Cats Cat Checkups & Preventive Care
6 Surprising Facts About Kidney Disease in Cats
Kidney disease is a big issue for cats, here are some things to keep in mind during your next vet visit!
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What Are Preventive Care Plans and How Can They Help Your Cat? Cat Checkups & Preventive Care
What Are Preventive Care Plans and How Can They Help Your Cat?
Preventive care plans or wellness plans are smart investments. Learn what they can do for you and you cat.
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What to Expect from Your Senior Cat’s Checkup Cat Checkups & Preventive Care
What to Expect from Your Senior Cat’s Checkup
Learn what to expect from you next senior cat checkup and why it's so important.
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Cat Insurance is a Great Idea: Here’s Why Cat Checkups & Preventive Care
Cat Insurance is a Great Idea: Here’s Why
You might not have heard of cat insurance, but it's a great idea! Learn why Dr. Werber wouldn't leave his cats without insurance.
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Help Your Cat Beat the Heat This Summer! Cat Checkups & Preventive Care
Help Your Cat Beat the Heat This Summer!
While cats tend tolerate the heat a little better than dogs, and even prefer it, that doesn’t mean that you should forget about your cat this summer!
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A Senior Cat Checkup: What to Expect
Check the age chart, and you'll see your cat's "person" age. If your cat is a senior, this article is for you. Learn more about what is involved in a senior cat's checkup and why it's so important.
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Your New Kitten Checkup Cat Checkups & Preventive Care
Your New Kitten Checkup
Congratulations! You have a new kitten! If it has been some time since you had a kitten, you may be surprised that, just as with raising a baby, recommendations can change quickly. Indeed, much has changed over the last few years when it comes to kitten care. I always recommend that the first outing for your new kitten should be to your veterinarian. This will ensure that you’re off to a great start on a path to lifelong health.
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7 Ways to Encourage Your Cat to Drink More Water Cat Checkups & Preventive Care
7 Creative Ways to Encourage Your Cat to Drink More Water
1 in 3 cats will experience kidney problems in their lifetimes and dehydration worsens kidney disease. With that in mind, here are 7 great ways to encourage your cat to drink more water.
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What’s the Diagnostic Value of a Litter Box? Cat Checkups & Preventive Care
What’s the Diagnostic Value of a Litter Box?
You're litter box can be the key to understanding if your cat has a medical problem, a behavioral problem or just about any other type of problem.
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