Calm Kitty: Preparing Your Cat for a Visit to the Vet

Shelden_iStock_000008678435_LargeIt’s that time of year again – your cat’s annual wellness exam. Maybe you recall last year’s cat carrier limbo and the battle scar scratches. Or, maybe you are like 60% of car guardians who fear taking their cats to the vet (or anywhere, for that matter) altogether. Unfortunately, this trepidation in cat travel often results in many cats not receiving the veterinary care they need for a long, healthy life.

Since cat owners want the same quality of life for their cats as dog lovers do for their dogs, it’s imperative to address some of the barriers that prevent cats from getting consistent veterinary attention. Continue…