Senior Cat Articles

  • Do Senior Cats Need Orthopedic Bedding?

    INTRODUCTION Do senior cats need orthopedic bedding? Yes, they do! Senior cats benefit significantly from orthopedic bedding since it lessens the pain and discomfort of aging. As cat ages, its bones…

  • Common Types of Cancers in Senior Cats & Dogs

    Caring for senior pets can be tough. Whether your pets have been with you their whole lives or you adopted them as adults, watching them struggle in old age is…

  • Top 5 Exercises for Senior Cats

    Undeniably, as our cats grow older, they enjoy lounging more. With this sedentary lifestyle comes an increased risk of obesity, which leads to other health concerns such as diabetes or…

  • Helping Senior Pets with Mobility

    Mobility in Senior Pets As the years go by, some older pets can start to have difficulty with mobility. You may notice your senior dog lagging behind on their usual…

  • Supplements for Cats & Dogs

    As pets become older, many pet owners ask whether supplements and vitamins for dogs and cats are really necessary for feline or canine health. There is little doubt that supplements…

  • Caring for Your Senior Cat

    According to the American Veterinary Association, cats are considered seniors at age 7. Today, cats are living much longer than they did 10 years ago, thanks in part to advances…

  • Why a Pet Monitor Camera is Helpful with Senior Pets

    As pets age, there are many reasons why a pet monitoring camera can be useful, especially if you have never monitored your pet in the past. Older cats and dogs…

  • How Long Should You Leave Your Senior Cat Alone?

    Most people think of their cat as aloof and independent, and creatures that don’t require much in the way of attention. Unfortunately, what most people don’t realize is that cats…

  • How an Activity Tracker Can Help Senior Pets

    Older pets need special care and attention, especially if they suffer from certain conditions or ailments. An activity tracker can help senior pets in a variety of ways, to keep…

  • Choosing a Hands Free Sling Pet Carrier

    As pets age, many senior pets prefer to spend more time with their pet parents. For some, there may be medications that need to be administered at certain times, and…

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