Your Older Cat
A Complete Guide to Nutrition, Natural Health Remedies, and Veterinary CareBook - 2002
Safe preventive care for a long and healthy life You probably feel that you know everything your cat needs -- plenty of food, frequent naps, and lots of love! Cats heal quickly and take excellent care of themselves, but as they age, they do need owners to pay special attention to their health and behavior. Creating a balanced diet, encouraging regular exercise, and providing good health care will ensure that your cat enjoys every one of his nine lives.Your Older Catshows how to extend your cat's active years and explains the special health issues for an aging cat. Divided into five sections, this practical guide discusses: HOW TO RECOGNIZE THE ONSET OF OLD AGEREADING YOUR CAT FOR SIGNS OF ILLNESSBECOMING A PARTNER IN YOUR CAT'S HEALTH CARE -- FROMVETERINARY CARE TO PET HEALTH INSURANCEPREVENTION 101: TIPS ON DIET, GROOMING, NUTRITIONALSUPPLEMENTS, AND EXERCISEAFFORDABLE AND EFFECTIVE NATURAL TREATMENTS FOR AGING CATS, INCLUDING ACUPUNCTURE, MASSAGE, HERBS, AND HOMEOPATHY Plus, readers will find handsome color photos, informative sidebars for quick reference, and an extensive resource section.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Simon & Schuster, c2002.
Branch Call Number: 636.8089897 EA
Characteristics: 143 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm.