The Right Way to Give Cats a Liquid Medicine

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Giving a cat his medicine is rarely easy, but knowing the proper procedure and what to expect can make the process more pleasant—for you and your cat. Many people find liquid medicines easier to administer than other types, such as pills, capsules, eye drops or injections. But it still takes [...] Read more »

Tulsa Cats Need Good Oral Health Too

According to the American Veterinary Dental Society, 70% of cats age three and older have dental disease.  However, few pet owners in Tulsa acknowledge the importance and take action.  Dental care in cats is just as important as it is for people. Like humans, dental disease in cats, if left unchecked, can [...] Read more »

Tulsa Veterinarian: Common Diseases That Can Affect Your Cat

As a responsible cat owner in Tulsa, it is important to have an idea of what diseases may affect your cat. Cats can be affected by many diseases—infectious and non-infectious. Although there are certain diseases that cannot be prevented, most common diseases in cats can be prevented by vaccination, proper [...] Read more »

Tulsa Veterinarian: Chocolate and Dogs (and Cats) – It’s Harmful Effects

Chocolate and Dogs Do Not Go Together Chocolate contains a stimulant called the obromide that affects several systems of your pet’s body,  from gastrointestinal to cardiac to respiratory.  The more concentrated the chocolate,  the greater amount of the obromides present and more dangerous to the pet.  No chocolate is safe [...] Read more »

The Growing Pet Obesity Problem

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Obesity does not only affect humans. In North America, our pets are putting on the pounds and more and more animals are developing weight-related medical conditions with pet obesity that were virtually nonexistent 20 years ago.  Our pets are getting osteoarthritis, diabetes, pancreatitis, anterior cruciate ligament injuries, and heart and [...] Read more »