Veterinarian examining teeth of a cat while doing checkup

Dear Doctor: Worsening Breath

Q. My cat’s breath has never been particularly pleasant, but I’ve noticed over the past year or so that it’s getting worse. At her...
Anesthesia is safe for an old cat. But don’t let him eat the lilies!

Dear Doctor: Anesthesia for an Old Cat

Q. Surgery has been recommended to remove a benign but nonetheless harmful tumor from my cat’s abdomen. The thing is, he is 16, and...
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Have You Installed a Catio Yet?

It has been only about 10 years since the word “catio” came into use to describe a cat-sized screened-in patio that lets feline pets...
He can’t learn to read music, but you can still teach him a lot of other fun tricks. 

Fluffy, Sit!

We tend to think of “sit,” “shake hands,” and other tricks as things that dogs do. But cats can learn them, too, and many...
Still spry, still beautiful, even with three legs.

Limb Amputation in Cats

One of the last things you want to hear is that your cat needs a limb amputated, either because an accident left it damaged...