Feline Arthritis Pain: Widespread But Largely Undetected

“Yes” or “no” answers to 6 questions found very effective for identifying cats whose joints need pain relief.

Because cats are so incredibly nimble and graceful, we tend not to think of them as vulnerable to the pain of osteoarthritis, a disease characterized by worn-down joint cartilage. But research has suggested that 90 percent of cats develop signs of arthritis over time, with some 45 percent — almost one in two cats — […]
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