What It Means When a Cat Throws a Clot

One minute your cat seems fine, and the next, she’s paralyzed in her hind legs and is crying out in great pain, dragging herself...

Vaccine confusion

Q: There is a difference in vaccine recommendations for people and those for cats that I find confusing. With people, the interval between vaccinations...

Veterinary Chaplaincy Edges Towards the Mainstream

Grief shared is grief abated. –Elisabeth Kübler-Ross At a webinar put on a few years ago by the Chaplaincy Innovation Lab at Brandeis University, Robert...
These days, more veterinarians are asking people to wait in the car while they examine their pets.

Telemedicine for Your Cat, or 
In-Person Care?

The COVID pandemic led to more Zooming and FaceTiming, including for veterinary care. And it may be easy to assume that most people have...

The Scratching Post Materials Cats Like Best

Cardboard? Jute? Hemp? What’s the best material for your cat’s scratching post? Cats will vary in their preferences, but research suggests it’s hard to...