Posts tagged "cats in carriers"

Cats and the Veterinarian: Carrier Training for Cats

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Cats visits to the veterinarian are typically about about as relaxed as a fish is out of water….although, veterinary visits are down for many reasons, one is simply that the previous visit didn’t go so well. The American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP) is doing something about it by making the visit as hospitable as possible (to... Read more »

Cats and Carriers: You Can Teach an Old Cat New Tricks

Cats and Carriers: You Can Teach an Old Cat New Tricks
Take out the carrier – and now where is your cat? The answer: The next county….maybe even the next state. Veterinary visits for cats are on the decline. In fact, half of all cats didn’t even see a veterinarian last year. As a result, preventive illness in cats is on the rise. Nearly half of... Read more »

WGN Radio Petcast, Dr. Alexis Newman of CVMA; Chicken Jerky; AVMA Convention Reports

WGN Radio Petcast, Dr. Alexis Newman of CVMA; Chicken Jerky; AVMA Convention Reports
Here’s the most recent – action packed – WGN Petcast. Click HERE to LISTEN (may take a few moments to load) Dr. Alexis Newman is the President of the Chicago Veterinary Medical Association, a resource for all Chicago area pet owners. She also works in emergency medicine, an important topic. How do you know when... Read more »
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Purring and Growling Back at Me: Reader Questions/Comments

Purring and Growling Back at Me: Reader Questions/Comments
I love your feedback – sometime you purr, other times you bark or growl…but keep those emails and letters coming (petworld@stevedale.tv). Here are some recent comments. “I was moved by your recent column, which you responded to a reader who had recently euthanized her pet and was feeling a great deal of guilt.  Your response... Read more »
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