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Tricks for Getting Your Cat To Take Her Pills

Tricks for Getting Your Cat To Take Her Pills

Don't force it: there are a number of gentle methods.

As a last resort for getting their cat to take a pill, some owners will physically pry open their pet’s mouth with their fingers. The head of the Tufts Animal Behavior Clinic, Stephanie Borns-Weil, DVM, thinks that’s a bad idea.

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