By Randall W. Haveman, DVM, MS
Sunnyside Veterinary Hospital, PC
Happy Valley, Oregon
There are many reasons for giving pills to our pets. It can be one of those times when your cat can seem like an exotic and wild beast.
The old joke is that to pill a dog is two steps:
1.) Wrap the pill in a treat like peanut butter, baloney, or cream cheese.
2.) Toss it to the dog and you’re done
Giving a pill to a cat is much more difficult, because they are “the cat” and have the royal entitlement that goes with their species. Here are some tips to medicate a cat.Read the full article and discuss it »