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Feature May 2014 Issue

Giving Your Cat Insulin Injections

Many cat owners will have questions - and want a demonstration at the vet's office of how to give an insulin injection - so don't be hesitant to ask.

Giving Your Cat Insulin Injections

Here is a step-by-step guide to help you understand more about this important management tool in the health of your diabetic cat.

Diabetes ranks as one of the most common health conditions in cats, especially those who are overweight. As treatment, many cats will require daily insulin injections and adjustments to their meal program. If this becomes necessary, your veterinarian or a veterinary technician will demonstrate the technique in the office before you start doing it at home.

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