March 7th, 2018 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
We often see surprised looks on people’s faces when they learn their cats have feline arthritis (a degenerative joint disease).
Take heart, cats are masters at hiding pain and discomfort. Sometimes, they don’t show clear signs they have the disease.
February 27th, 2018 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
We believe that any chat about intestinal parasites in Colorado cats should lead with two questions:
- Is your cat a kitten or an adult?
- What’s his or her lifestyle? (Does your cat spend time outdoors?)
January 9th, 2018 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
So, your cat has the runs…
And unfortunately, we don’t mean the frisky, race-around-the-room kind.
September 12th, 2017 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
So, you’re thinking about bringing home a shelter cat or kitten…
Congratulations! We hope your new kitty will make a wonderful addition to your family.
Here are 8 tips to make the transition easier for you and your feline friend.
June 26th, 2017 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Your cat has been acting strange lately…
Eating a lot. Drinking a lot. Losing weight. Crying more than usual. And making a lot of trips to the litter box.
May 2nd, 2017 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
First, the good news! Ear mites in cats are not as common in Colorado as in other parts of the country.
But, yes, your cat can still get them in the Castle Rock area.
We’ve put together some helpful information to introduce you to the wonderful world of ear mites in cats. And if you live in Castle Rock or Denver, you’re always welcome to give our veterinarians a call: (303) 688-3757.
April 10th, 2017 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
5 tips to make you and your kitty more comfortable
Does your cat hide deep under the bed when it’s time to go to the vet? Are you simply looking for ways to be proactive and help your kitty relax?
We’ve got you covered.
Cats like familiar places. When you take your cat to an unfamiliar place with new noises and sounds (hello, veterinary clinic!), we know it can create some anxiety.
We asked our cat veterinarians to share tips to make it easier to get your cat to the vet. Let’s find some ways to bring that stress down a notch or two.
February 27th, 2017 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Our Castle Rock vets have answered five questions we’re commonly asked about declawing cats. We want to help you make a good decision for your cat and family.
January 30th, 2017 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
6 tips to help your pet feel more comfortable
Have you noticed your dog or cat just isn’t as active as in days past? Maybe your kitty is reluctant to jump on things she used to? Or perhaps your dog takes longer to get up, isn’t as sure footed on your wood floors or is limping?
Your cat or dog may be showing signs of arthritis.
December 12th, 2016 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
With the hustle and bustle of the holidays upon us, your furry friend may feel a little stressed. Here are six tips to help your pet relax and be more comfortable.