Kitten Information

We have decided to put a list of each of the informational handouts that we send home with new kitten owners on our site…

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Emergency Information (Doc) – Should your pet have an emergency, here is some information about two local 24 hour, 365 days a year emergency clinics…

Feline Disease Threats (Doc) – There are many ways for pets to be exposed to disease-causing organisms.  Healthy appearing animals can spread viruses and bacteria.

Feline Nail Trim (Doc) – Is it time to trim your cat’s nails?  Here are some tips on how to do it…

Feline Vaccination Protocol (Doc) – This is a list of most of the vaccinations that we offer, as well as the time intervals between them…

FelV and FIV Information (Doc) – Feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV) and feline leukemia virus (FeLV) infections are a major cause of death in cats…

Fleas and Ticks (Doc) – What are fleas?  Fleas are small (1/10”-1/5”), biting insects usually associated with cats and dogs, but fleas bite people too…

Litter Box Problems (Doc) – Litter box problems are common and most can be avoided or solved…

Preventing Behavior Problems (Doc) – Tips for preventing behavior problems…

Trusting Pet Healthcare Websites (Doc) – The growing popularity of the Internet has made it easier and faster to find health-related information.  Although much of it is valuable, some of it is false and misleading…

Spay and Neuter Benefits (Doc) – Spaying or neutering your pet eliminates or reduces a wide variety of health problems that can be very difficult and expensive to treat…

Understanding Your Pet’s Bloodwork (PDF) – Blood tests help us determine causes of illness accurately, safely, and quickly and let us monitor the progress of medical treatments…

Summer Care Tips (Doc) – Weather – Provide plenty of fresh drinking water at all times.  Also, keep your pet’s kennel well-ventilated and positioned near a well-shaded area where your pet can avoid midday sun and heat…

Winter Care Tips (Doc) – Weather – keep cats indoors and shorten exercise walks for dogs when the temperature falls.  Safe outdoor temperatures for pets vary by breed and size…