Cat care

FOUR SIGNS YOUR CAT IS AT THEIR UNIQUE BEST

Need an easy way to keep tabs on your cat's health? Just remember to check your C.A.T.S.

COAT
COAT
APPETITE
TEMPERAMENT
SIZE
Cat care If it's soft and shiny, she's at her glamorous best.
Cat care Scruffy, matted fur is cause for concern.
Cat care How to check: Brush your cat.

LOOKING FOR MORE WAYS TO CARE FOR YOUR CAT'S COAT?

Read our tips for helping your feline stay fine:

Cat care If your cat is eating every day, he is doing fine.
Cat care If your cat goes more than one day without eating, he may need attention.
Cat care How to check: Watch his bowl for a couple of days, and make sure he's jumping on his treats.

STILL CURIOUS ABOUT YOUR CAT'S APPETITE?

Read our tips for helping your feline stay fine:

Cat care Your cat has her own personality and style of interacting.
Cat care This shouldn't change drastically. If it does, it's a sign something could be wrong.
Cat care How to check: Be aware of small personality changes. They may be signs of big health needs.
Cat care You know your cat is at his ideal size when you can feel, but not see, his ribs under his fur.
Cat care He may not be at his ideal size if he's losing flexibility and he seems to be slowing down.
Cat care How to check: Pick up your cat and make sure you can feel but not see his ribs.

Checking your C.A.T.S. can help you discover the early warning signs of something that's not quite right with your cat. This is in addition to yearly wellness exams for adult cats under 10-years old and twice a year for cats over 10.

Schedule a wellness exam with a Veterinarian today. If you have an urgent concern, find a Banfield Pet Hospital near you.

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